Husted to Headline Economic Summit


The OBL is pleased to announce that Ohio Lieutenant Governor Jon Husted will co-keynote the 2019 OBL Economic Summit, scheduled for Feb. 13 in Columbus. The event is on course to sell out once again, so do not delay - sign up today!


Newly-elected Husted will give attendees the inside track on Administration plans to grow the Ohio economy, as well as update bankers on the role the banking industry will play in the Buckeye State's future economic growth.


"We are excited that Lieutenant Governor Husted will be joining us in February," commented OBL President & CEO Mike Adelman. "We expect a bumper crowd will be on-site in Columbus to hear about Administration initiatives like InnovateOhio, reducing red tape and plans to attract the brightest and best to our great state."


This tenth annual conference is expected to once again draw more than 400 bankers, their best commercial clients and industry service providers. Leading economist Dan North of Euler Hermes North America -- “The Man who Predicted the Great Recession” -- will also be on hand to give Ohio bankers the inside track on whether it will be Boom or Bust in 2019 and beyond.


North will give more than 400 attendees in Columbus his up-to-the-minute forecasts for 2019, and will examine developments in consumption, manufacturing, housing, financial markets and employment. He will also go ‘in-depth’ on how fiscal and monetary policies could affect the economy. Sign Up Today!


Limited overnight accommodations are available for $174/night via an OBL room block for the night of Tuesday, Feb. 12 at The Hilton Downtown Columbus, 401 N. High Street. Please use this reservation link to book your room, or call the Hilton's central reservation office at 855-380-9591 before Jan. 22, 2019. Mention Group Code OHBANK to receive the special rate.


Thanks to our Keynote Sponsor S.R. Snodgrass, P.C.