Join fellow JMU alumni for a professional networking event at the Richmond Country Club on May 20, 2014. Randy Blanchetti ('89), Regional Vice President of Principal Financial Group, will deliver keynote remarks. The program schedule is as follows:
Cocktail reception with heavy appetizers (Two drink tickets included in registration fee, then cash bar.)
Welcome from JMU Alumni Association Board of Directors
Keynote Speaker - Randy Blanchetti ('89)
Randy Blanchetti ('89) is a Richmond alum originally from Springfield, Va. and serves as Regional Vice President - East Region for The Principal Financial Group. There he leads 35 investment professionals located throughout the East Coast to provide comprehensive retirement plan services to employer clients. Blanchetti returned to The Principal Financial Group in 2010 after working for three years as a Retirement Plan Consultant for the American Funds. Prior to that, Blanchetti was Regional VP of Retirement and Investor Services at The Principal as part of a 17-year career. He joined the company in 1989 immediately following graduation from JMU and has held several leadership positions. He is currently a member of JMU's Alumni Association Board of Directors, Duke Club, and has a daughter attending JMU. Randy will speak about relationship building and the motto, "Dukes From Day One, Alumni For Life." He will discuss utilizing the JMU networking in his own personal and professional life and why he stays engaged with JMU as a volunteer and donor.
: Open networking with dessert bar
Cost is $25 and includes heavy appetizers, dessert, and two drink tickets (then cash bar). Space is limited to 75 guests. Please register below by May 19th at 5pm or before tickets sell out. Business attire requested.
Special thanks to Steven Brown ('84) for coordinating access to the Richmond Country Club.