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Financial Women of San Francisco has been making news in business and financial circles for more than 60 years. Scan the articles below to see all the ways we advance the success of today’s women in finance throughout the Bay Area.

Katie Hall on the Importance of Risk and Resilience

I think that women need to be willing to accept jobs and responsibilities with visibility, complexity and need for leadership/negotiation. A willingness to “enter the fray” and to expose oneself to public success or failure is critical. If things don’t work out, so be it

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Kathryn A. Hall: FWASF 2011 Financial Woman of the Year

On October 6, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, The Financial Women’s Association will honor Kathryn
A. Hall, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer at Hall Capital Partners LLC as their 2011 Financial Woman of the Year. Hall Capital Partners LLC, founded by Katie in 1994, is a privately owned, registered investment advisor that builds and manages multi-asset class global investment portfolios for families, endowments, and foundations.

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FWA Launches an Endowment to Support Scholarship Efforts

With the financial market turmoil of the last few years, the FWA Board created a plan for the long- term sustainability of its scholarship program. The program has awarded $1.6 million to over 190 recipients since 1985 and the Board is committed to its continued success.

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Where Are They Now?

I am leaving tomorrow for Morocco. My graduation was Friday and I will start working in London on May 1st for Morgan Stanley as a Strategist within their Fixed Income Division. I am deeply grateful to FWASF for the opportunity that the association provided me throughout the year.

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Distinguished Member of the Year: Fiona Grandi

The FWA Board recognized Fiona Grandi, Partner at KPMG, as its Distinguished Member for 2011 for her tireless efforts on behalf of the organization. Fiona contributed strategic insights on a broad number of topics and displayed creativity in building the FWA’s corporate sponsor relationships.

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