High-Net-Worth Group Taps Seasoned Event Strategist to Boost Team
New York, NY – August 22, 2017 – TIGER 21, the premier peer-to-peer learning network for high-net-worth wealth creators, today announced that Erica H. Ross has joined the organization as Senior Vice President of Content. Ms. Ross will be based in TIGER 21’s New York City office.
In her new role, Ms. Ross will work alongside Abby George, TIGER 21’s current Senior Vice President of Programming, to build and enhance TIGER 21’s content offerings for its Members. In addition, she will be responsible for selecting and identifying speakers for TIGER 21’s monthly meetings, which form the core of the organization’s membership experience.
Ms. Ross joins TIGER 21 from J. P. Morgan, where she was the Global Head of Events for its private bank. During her 10 years with the firm, she managed a team of approximately 40 planners who successfully coordinated and executed over 1,000 events annually. Ms. Ross’ main focus at J.P. Morgan was strategic planning to ensure that each event reflected the private bank's business priorities, deepened client relationships, attracted client prospects and impacted revenues and flows. While at J.P. Morgan, Ms. Ross was responsible for the Private Bank’s annual Alternative Investments Summit (“AIS”). AIS is a 3-day event that gathers the world’s leading investors and CEOs to discuss topics such as real estate, private equity and hedge funds, geopolitics, credit and the markets to help frame opportunities ahead. Notable speakers have included President Bill Clinton, Bill Gates, Henry Kissinger, and Tony Blair. The conference takes place in Miami, Florida and hosts approximately 400 attendees each year.
Prior to J.P. Morgan, Ms. Ross held the position of Vice President of Events and Conferences at Deutsche Bank. Previously, she was the Director of Business and Sponsorship Events for UBS's Wealth Management division. In addition, she led the North American Events Team at The Royal Bank of Scotland, where she oversaw the creation, planning and management of every aspect of event planning.
“TIGER 21 embraces the transformative power of shared intelligence as a means of driving progress, and the recruitment of Erica reflects this core tenet,” said Barbara Goodstein, CEO of TIGER 21. “Her career trajectory to date has seen her work for prestigious financial institutions, planning and executing high-level corporate events for discerning individuals. By leveraging this relevant experience and her robust professional connections, we are confident Erica will provide Members with tremendous value by securing their access to preeminent thought leaders that represent diverse fields of expertise.”
“From economic issues to education; healthcare to human rights, TIGER 21 ensures that its Members are constantly apprised of the most pressing issues facing the global populace,” added Ms. Ross. “In keeping with this, I look forward to producing meaningful content and attracting trailblazing presenters that reflect Members’ current and emerging interests.”
Ms. Ross is a graduate of Occidental College in Los Angeles, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.
About TIGER 21
TIGER 21 (The Investment Group for Enhanced Results in the 21st Century) is North America’s premier peer-to-peer learning network for high-net-worth wealth creators. TIGER 21’s 500+ Members collectively manage personal assets of approximately $51 billion and over $115 billion in assets when assets managed for others are included. Members are entrepreneurs, investment managers, and top executives. TIGER 21 focuses on improving investment acumen as well as exploring common issues of wealth preservation, estate planning, and family dynamics in the context of a unique community of peers. Founded in 1999, TIGER 21 is headquartered in New York City and has groups in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York, Newport Beach, Palm Beach, San Diego, San Francisco, San Juan, PR, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, DC as well as international groups in Calgary, Edmonton, London (UK), Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and Vancouver. More information can be found at www.TIGER21.com.