Over 50 leading public companies in the consumer sector presented at Oppenheimer’s 13 th Annual Consumer Conference, held June 25-26, 2013 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA (Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. is a unit of Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE:OPY) ). The conference featured four primary tracks covering Consumer, Household & Personal Products, Restaurants, Hardlines and Specialty Retail.
“The mid-year timing of our consumer conference has always been a prime opportunity for investors to assess the state of the consumer heading into the critically important back-to-school and holiday shopping periods,” says John Hellier, Senior Managing Director, Equities.
“In addition to showcasing leading established consumer companies, the conference is also a premier venue to introduce emerging growth consumer companies to our institutional clients,” said Erica Moffett, Associate Director of Equity Research.
Oppenheimer’s next events include its 16 th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference, held August 13-14, also in Boston; and its 24 th Annual Healthcare Conference, held December 10-11 in New York City. Details are available at www.opco.com/conferences. These events are open only to established institutional clients of Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., who should contact their Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. institutional sales representatives for more information.Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (Oppenheimer), a principal subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (OPY on the New York Stock Exchange), and its affiliates provide a full range of wealth management, securities brokerage and investment banking services to high-net-worth individuals, families, corporate executives, local governments, businesses and institutions. Certain statements in this release may constitute “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, as discussed in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.