Thursday, November 14, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

George Talks Business: Conversation and Reception with Charles Bendit, GWSB BBA '75 (New York, NY)  


The New York Athletic Club
180 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019

Event Description

Join fellow GW alumni and guests for an evening of professional networking and conversation in NYC for a special session of the The GW School of Business (GWSB)'s George Talks Business series. The series features moderated interviews with notable alumni and respected thought leaders in the business, government, and nonprofit arenas. Alumnus and member of GW's Board of Trustees, Charles R. Bendit, GWSB BBA ’75, co-chief executive officer of Taconic Investment Partners, will be interviewed by alumnus Brian Ray, CCAS BA '94, Managing Partner at Alchemy-ABR Investment Partners. 

The discussion will be followed by a networking reception, where GW School of Business Dean Anuj Mehrotra will be in attendance.

This evening is brought to you by:

There is no cost to attend, but please register your attendance in advance below. Your registration includes appetizers and drinks during the reception. 

Detailed Schedule

Doors Open/Pre-Event Reception    6pm
Doors Close   6:25pm
Live Streamed Session   6:30-7pm
Reception   7-8pm

Can't attend in person? Please register below and tune in to the live stream on the GW School of Business Facebook page or YouTube channel. If you have any questions about the live stream session, please email Irina Orlova at

This event is hosted graciously at The New York Athletic Club by GW Parents Missy and Scott Schiller and is sponsored by alumni Mitchell E. Blaser, GWSB BBA ’73 and Eduardo Stern, GWSB MBA ’84, both parents of former students.

This event is currently sold out. Please feel free to reach out to Kate Schuster, Director of Career Programs and Industry Networks, at with any questions or to be added to the waitlist. Thank you.


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