Futures in Finance Fair 2014!!

In collaboration with the finance faculty and student groups, we are coordinating an event designed to help you understand and access many career fields related to finance! We'll have a list of attending organizations as registrations come in. More information coming soon!

Futures in Finance Fair
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
6:00 pm
Sheldon Hall Ballroom


Directory of Participating Departments

CompanyDirectory Info.
Combined Life Insurance Company of America Founded in 1922 Combined Insurance is a leading Supplemental Insurance provider in not only the US but in 13 other Countries. We offer a great opportunity for College grads to enter the job force. Then move into a management position within 6 months. Our company is growing and looking for individuals who want a career in insurance/finance.
Farmers Insurance Company Farmers Insurance Group of Companies is the nation s third largest Personal Line Property and Casualty insurance group. Founded in 1928 and still headquartered in Los Angeles after expanding to 41 states, Farmers provides home, auto, business, life and financial services to more than 10 million households.

This internship opportunity with Farmers Insurance Group of Companies involves you working closely with all lines of business-No Fault, Liability, Property and potentially our Legal Department. All interested candidates would need to be available to work roughly 40 hours per week, from May/June-August/September (10-12 weeks) reporting to our East Meadow, New York claims office. You are required to currently hold a 3.0+ GPA on a 4.0 scale, or a 4.0+ GPA on a 5.0 scale. Please note this is a paid internship which has the potential for future full time employment within our organization.
Koenig @ Selzer Asset Management Group Koenig & Selzer is a financial advisory firm with three primary areas of focus, i.e., Investment Planning, Insurance Matters and Employee Benefits. Through the building of relationships and the providing of a high level of service, our staff and Financial Planners strive to help clients clarify their financial goals, develop strategies to realize those objectives and reach a higher level of financial well-being.

The opportunities that have existed include, internships, client services and financial planning positions.
Mutual of Omaha Our office is committed to helping our clients protect their families and businesses, and to help secure their financial future. We provide these services to all individuals and businesses in Central New York state.

Our agents and managers have a wonderful career opportunity, in that they are richly rewarded in a position that helps people plan and prepare for their future. We are always looking for people interested in such a career. People that like people.


Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income.

As a Financial Advisor, you will:

1. Build a business from an office in a market you choose, making face-to-face contacts with families and businesses
2. Cultivate and get to know clients, sharing your expertise in assessing needs and objectives in order to deliver appropriate investments and services
3. Receive unmatched support to help pass your licensing exams
4. Receive in-depth financial and business development training
5. Be able to earn what you are worth; your pay reflects an unlimited income

As a Financial Advisor, you can:
1. Build a business where you work for yourself, but not by yourself
2. Earn commissions, bonuses and incentive travel
3. Earn a career in a stable, secure industry that is always in need no fear of layoffs or being made redundant
4. Spend your workdays making a real difference in people s lives

Qualities that help you succeed:
1. A solid sales or management history (although not necessary)
2. The commitment and relationship-building skills crucial to establishing long-term clients
3. Relationships within your community that can help you build a client base. (Memberships in civic/social organizations have been helpful)
4. A desire to work on commissions for unlimited earning potential
5. The ability to be highly driven, sales-oriented and self-managing
6. The desire and capacity to work autonomously from an office in your community.
Northwestern Mutual Northwestern Mutual helps its policy owners and clients achieve financial security. Founded in 1857, the company offers a holistic approach to financial security solutions, including insurance, investment products and advisory services to help people in the areas of financial protection, wealth accumulation, and estate preservation and distribution. Whether clients seek personal financial security or security for their business or estate, Northwestern Mutual offers an array of solutions: including permanent and term life insurance, disability insurance, long-term care insurance, annuities, trust services, mutual funds and advisory services.

Northwestern Mutual offers a personalized approach to uncovering financial solutions tailored to each client's individual needs. Our financial representatives provide expert guidance and innovative solutions to help meet a client's financial goals and objectives. They offer exclusive access to insurance products from a top-rated company, as well as an array of quality financial products and services available through the company s subsidiaries.
Primerica Primerica is a Main Street Company for Main Street North America. Our mission is to help families earn more income and become properly protected, debt free and financially independent. Primerica's roots date back to 1977 when the company began a revolutionary crusade to transform the life insurance industry. In 2010, Primerica became a newly independent company and is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under PRI. As the largest independent financial services marketing organization in North America, our goal is to dominate the changing financial services landscape for Main Street North America.
Principal Financial Group *more information to follow
Prudential For more than 135 years, Prudential Financial, Inc., has helped individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. Today, we are one of the world's largest financial services institutions with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. We also have one of the most recognized and trusted brand symbols: The Rock ®, an icon of strength, stability, expertise, and innovation.
We strive to create long-term value for our stakeholders through strong business fundamentals, consistent with our mission guided by our vision and directed by our company's core values. We are committed to keeping our promises and to doing business the right way.
 
And special alumni guest, 

Maureen Sanchez '88 


Maureen is a 1988 graduate of SUNY Oswego. After graduating, she had a 20-year career in software
sales and marketing, where she consistently was recognized as a top producer. After a four-year hiatus
to start her family, she rejoined the sales force reinvented and re-energized in the world of high-end 
food selling to the top restaurants in the Midwest. She was a contestant on the Food Network's highest 
rated show "Chopped" and enjoys teaching people to cook by throwing successful "how-to" dinner 
parties in client homes.