August 8, 2013
On August 6, Fitch Even had the pleasure of hosting a meeting of the American Business Association of Russian-Speaking Professionals (AmBAR) in our Chicago office. The group members met to network and discuss plans to establish a Chicago chapter of the organization, which is headquartered in Silicon Valley. Attendees included business professionals working in the financial, investment, technology, accounting, legal, biotech, and other industries.
AmBAR serves as a networking platform for its members to share knowledge and ideas, find partners, identify clients, raise capital, and pursue unique business opportunities. Its members come from all over the globe: the U.S., Russia, the former Soviet Union countries, Israel, Canada, and Europe.
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