Denison Connecting:
Chicago Networking

Denison Connecting: Chicago Networking

Thursday, June 20, 2019 6:00 pm CDT to 8:00 pm CDT

Osteria Via Stato
620 N State St
Chicago, IL 60654

Please note the new venue for this event.

Denison Connecting in River North

Denison’s Knowlton Center for Career Exploration invites you to a Denison Connecting gathering in Chicago hosted by Denison graduates Howie Schwab ’00 and Erika Maschmeyer ’01. Light appetizers and beverages will be provided.

Register to Attend

If you are interested in attending, please submit your RSVP by clicking or tapping the button below no later than Wednesday, June 19.

Submit your RSVP

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Denison’s Director of Career Preparation & Employer Relations Judy White ’86 in the Knowlton Center by email or phone.

Schedule for the evening

6 – 6:30 p.m. — Check-in and mingle

6:30 – 6:45 p.m. — Introductions

6:45 – 7:45 p.m. — Discussion with Howie Schwab and Erika Maschmeyer

7:45 – 8 p.m – Q&A session

About the Hosts

Howie Schwab ’00

Howie Schwab is an accomplished financial executive and senior portfolio manager at Driehaus Capital Management, a privately-held investment management firm in the global, emerging, U.S. growth equity and alternative investment markets. Howie has appeared in multiple financial publications, including the Wall Street Journal,, and Smart Money. Howie earned his B.A. in economics from Denison in 2000.

Erika Maschmeyer ’01

Erika Maschmeyer is currently the senior portfolio manager at Columbia Threadneedle Investments, a global asset management group that provides a variety of investment strategies and solutions for clients all over the world, and she has earlier experience with Oak Ridge Investments and Robert W. Baird & Co. Erika earned her B.A. in economics and psychology from Denison, and she holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

It’s going to be a great evening in Chicago. We hope you can join us at Osteria Via Stato!