President of Federal Reserve to receive medal

The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) will be presenting its Medal to the President of the New York Federal Reserve Bank, John Williams, who will also deliver a major policy address regarding the U.S. economy. The talk will be held at the FPA’s Financial Services Dinner at the St. Regis on March 5th. Also receiving the FPA Medal is Costis Magalaras, Dean of the Columbia Business School.

The FPA will also recognize BlackRock and First Republic Bank. Accepting the FPA’s Corporate Social Responsibility Award on behalf of their companies is Rob Goldstein, Chief Operating Officer & Global Head of BlackRock Solutions, as well as James H. Herbert II, Founder, Chairman and CEO of First Republic Bank. The CSR Award is bestowed to companies that meet the highest standard of responsible corporate citizenship.

The Financial Services Dinner is the highlight of the Foreign Policy Association’s programming, and brings together leaders of the financial services industry from around the globe. 


If you would like to attend or get more information, please contact Adam Camiolo, Director of Membership at the FPA, at [email protected].


WHO:              President John Williams (New York Federal Reserve Bank), Dean Costis Magalaras                                    (Columbia Business School), Rob Goldstein (BlackRock), and James H. Herbert II (First                              Republic Bank)


WHEN:           Thursday March 5, 2020

                        Registration/Reception: 6:30 pm

                        Dinner/Ceremony: 7:15- 9:30 pm



WHERE:         The St. Regis

                      Two East 55th Street

                      New York, NY 10022


MEDIA RSVP:  [email protected] / 212 481 8100 ext. 251


Download pdf