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“The US Recession has been elusive but is it still likely?”

Our yearly economic forecast.
Hear from experts on the economy, residential real estate, commercial real estate, and investments.
Mark Schniepp, Ph.D.,
California Economic Forecast
Dr. Mark Schniepp directs the California Economic Forecast in Santa Barbara. The company prepares forecasts and economic commentary on the regional economies of California. He also prepares economic analysis and county level forecasts for Caltrans and other organizations.

Joseph O’Flaherty, Chief Investment Officer/Wealth Manager, Channel Wealth. Joe brings 22 years of experience covering global stock and bond markets.  He has served as portfolio manager to multibillion dollar portfolios for pensions, institutions, and retail clients.  Joe’s specialty is building durable “all-weather” investment portfolios for his clients.

Kat Hitchcock, LEAD REALTOR®, GRI, Hitchcock and Associates, A Texas Native, graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Corporate Communications & Business Foundations. Kat spent seven years working in the advertising and marketing industry which she credits with her ability to negotiate, her creative problem-solving skills and her ability to market her listings. Over the past several years she has achieved a reputation in Santa Barbara for providing quality Real Estate service based on integrity, knowledge, and professionalism. She believes no job is too small and no task is unattainable.

Caitlin McCahill Hensel, Associate, Hayes Commercial Group. Caitlin Hensel has earned a reputation for attention to detail, market knowledge and exceptional client service for both corporate and family-run clientele. She represents clients throughout the South Coast in the sales and leasing of commercial property, including office, retail, industrial, and land. Caitlin is one of the region’s most active agents and has averaged more than 40 transactions annually over the past five years. She has been awarded both “Top 50 Women in Business” and “40 Under 40” honors for the tri-county area by the Pacific Coast Business Times.

Thursday, November 9, 2023
8:15 am – 10:00 am
The University Club
1332 Santa Barbara Street
Santa Barbara, CA
How Much
Attendees – $35, Sponsors & their guests – No cost
SABER Sponsors