NIAF Business Council
|About the Program|
The Business Council of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is a network of prominent Italian and Italian American business leaders -- including the CEOs of Fortune 500 companies and other major corporations -- united by their heritage and business interests.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke addresses NIAF Business Council members at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer).
Edward Lazear, award-winning economist and then White House chief economic advisor addresses NIAF Business Council in United States Congress.
By joining NIAF’s Business Council, you will receive exclusive invitations to the Foundation’s many VIP events, allowing you to network with other prominent executives. The council offers regular programs in New York City, Washington, D.C., and other major cities, including briefings at the White House and U.S. Congress, business conferences in Rome and Milan, Italy, and exclusive events at the U.S. Embassy in Rome and Italian Embassy in Washington, D.C.
Christopher Cox, then chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, addresses NIAF Business Countil at the NASDAQ Marketsite in New York City.
Our Business Council members have enjoyed private lunches with the chairmen of the Federal Reserve and SEC, as well as programs with the NYSE, NASDAQ, AMEX and NYMEX chairmen. Other past programs include intimate events with governors, Members of Congress, White House and Administration officials and other important leaders.
Alan Greenspan then Fed chairman gives financial briefing to NIAF Business Council at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
But most importantly, Business Council members receive the satisfaction of supporting NIAF’s educational and cultural programs, including scholarships and mentoring. By joining those who share your heritage and success in business, you are helping tomorrow’s leaders today.
We encourage you to complete our online application and become a part of the NIAF Business Council.
For additional information, contact (202) 387-0600.
The National Italian American Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your support is tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor for advice.