O'Donnell to share economic forecast in Bluffton

 Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Foundation will present Jim O’Donnell’s “2007 Economic Forecast” for the Wells County Chamber of Commerce on Jan. 4.

O’Donnell was an executive with a national mutual fund company prior to his current role as associate professor of business and executive-in-residence at Huntington University. He is a certified public accountant and served many years as an executive in the financial services industry with such firms as Fidelity Investments and the Dreyfus Corporation in Boston and New York, respectively. He earned his undergraduate degree from Brown University and his master’s degree in business administration from Columbia University.

The event will begin at noon at the Arts, Commerce & Visitors Centre on 211 W. Water St. in Bluffton, Ind. The cost for the luncheon is $8. Sponsors include Huntington University and the First Bank of Berne. RSVP by Dec. 28 to the Wells County Chamber of Commerce at (260) 824-0510.

O'Donnell also will give his forecast to the Columbia City Area Chamber of Commerce and the Huntington University Foundation.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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