NEW YORK (
) -- High-level
executives are hosting a fundraiser for Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney Dec. 14 at the Waldorf Astoria.
JPMorgan Chase Vice Chairman James B. Lee, Jr
Hosting the event will be
, Mary Callahan Erdoes, Mel Martinez and Frank Bisignano.
Lee is a vice chairman and top rainmaker for both the bank and the Republican Party, known on Wall Street as "Jimmy Fee," for his uncanny ability to regularly ring the cash register for his employer.
Callahan Erdoes is CEO of JPMorgan's Asset Management division and one of the top ranking women on Wall Street. Martinez, former U.S. Senator and Republican Party Chairman, is JPMorgan's chairman of Florida, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean and was
to be chairman of the JPMorgan Chase Foundation, which donates more than $150 million around the world each year. Bisignano, is chief administrative officer at the bank and a longtime
The "suggested contribution" to the afternoon event is $2500, according to an invitation sent out last night and seen by
. A JPMorgan spokeswoman had no immediate response to an email seeking comment.
Written by Dan Freed in New York
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