SFNet Midwest 2022 Premier Executive Panel

June 2, 2022 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Panel: Vedder Price | Networking Reception: Zo Clubhouse 222 N LaSalle St, 15th Floor Conference Space | 222 N LaSalle St, Lobby Level
Chicago, IL  60601

2022 Premier Executive Panel:
Navigating Uncertain Times

Join the SFNet Midwest Education Committee for its 2022 Premier Executive Panel. A Networking Reception will follow the panel discussion.

Bob Shanahan (President of Wintrust Business Credit) and Brandon Barr (Head of Business Development and Strategy for Asset-Based Lending at CIBC) will moderate a panel of esteemed industry leaders in the Midwest market. Bob and Brandon will be joined by Mike Garvey (CFO of the B.L. Duke Family of Companies) and Taso Sofikitis (CEO of Maynards and Chairman of Hobie).

The panelists will engage in a moderated discussion to cover such topics as:

Supply Chain - Impact of COVID and European/ Ukraine geopolitical conflict.
How do borrowers/lenders deal with rising cost of goods?
How are they timing their inventory purchases?
What impact does this uncertainty have on liquidity in the foreseeable future?
    Interest Rate Hikes
    • How are borrowers bracing themselves for expected interest rate hikes?
    • Does this change the way lenders look at their portfolios in the long term?
    Business Diversification
    • How are companies diversifying their service/ product offerings to deal with market uncertainty?
    Inflation/Possible Recession
    How are companies preparing to weather the potential storm?

    As a reminder, 2021 chapter memberships expired on December 31st. For your convenience, you can include your 2022 chapter membership when you register for this event. You can also use this link to renew or join.

    Registration Fees

    You have the option to attend the panel and networking reception in person or join the panel virtually. The virtual panel is free for chapter members.

    In-Person Panel & Networking Reception
    $50 Members | $85 Non-Members

    Virtual Panel Only
    $0 Members | $25 Non-Members

    Have questions about your membership status or want to register over the phone? Contact Ann McAndrew at 847-867-1870 or email us at admin@sfnetmidwest.com.



    Contact Information

    Contact: Ann McAndrew

    Phone Number: 847-867-1870

    Email: admin@sfnetmidwest.com







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