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Jeannette Scollard's Artwork Featured in Showcase

Congratulations to longtime NYFWA member Jeannette Scollard  whose painteings were selected in this year's LA to Tijuana Biennial at the San Diego Art Institute, which showcases notable local artists. Examples of Scollard's artwork can be found on her website: www.  

Remembering Longtime NYFWA member David Steinberg

Longtime NYFWA member David Steinberg passed away on March 8, 2017 due to complications from surgery at the age of 85. 

Below is Mr. Steinberg's obituary.


David Steinberg, a prize-winning business writer for the New York Herald Tribune

retired chief executive of PR Newswire and chairman of Canada Newswire died on

March 8, 2017, due to complications from surgery. He was 85.


Mr. Steinberg devoted his life to writing and reporting news stories and was instrumental

March 8, 2017 – America’s Retirement Crisis: How it Happened and How to Fix It

As more Americans than ever before approach retirement with inadequate savings in their 401(k) plans, the issue of retirement security is becoming a hot topic. What can be done to reform retirement plans so the next generation can avoid some of the pitfalls that plagued baby boomers, such as high fees, inadequate contributions and poor investment returns? Join an evening hosted by Blackstone and the New York Financial Writers’ Association that will explore the problems and solutions to America’s retirement crisis.

Daniel Bases Assumes New Role at Reuters

Congratulation to longtime NYFWA member and former president Daniel Bases on being named Reuters' new U.S. Public Finance Editor. Bases, who has spent the past year as Thomson Reuters' deputy and acting U.S. Public Finanance Editor, has been with the organization for more than 18 years. During that time he has held a wide variety of positions in both the U.S. and in London, with a focus mainly on foreign policy and emerging markets.  

January 25, 2017 – Annual Membership Meeting

Save the date for the NYFWA's annual membership meeting, where you can meet the members of the organization's new board and raise any topics you would like to discuss with the general membership. And of course, don't forget about the light food and opportunity to see and catch-up with your fellow NYFWA members!

When: Wednesday, January 25th 6:30 p.m.
Where: Hilton New York Midtown, Concourse E


November 15, 2016 – From Journalist to Author: Creating Your Next (and Most Fun) Opportunity

Ever wish you could write something that is more creative? These journalists have done just that, and have published both fiction and nonfiction. Our panel members explain how they decided to write creatively, and explain what they did to get published.

Find out the secrets to their success, as well as the pitfalls they encountered. Learn what you can do to create your next career opportunity.

Jan Alexander

November 11, 2016 – The Financial Follies!

73rd Annual Dinner and Entertainment Gala

Financial Follies of 2016

Friday, the Eleventh of November Two Thousand Sixteen

At 7:30 PM

Cocktails at 6:30 PM

Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

Metropolitan Ballroom

811 Seventh Avenue (between 52nd/53rd)

October 24th, 2016 – October Networking Night

Join your fellow NYFWA members for an evening of networking over drinks and appetizers. As always, there will be light appetizers and NYFWA members get their first two drinks free.

*This event is only open to members in good standing. Guests may attend for a $15 fee, which must be paid in advance.

When: Monday, October 24th, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

October 13, 2016 – The Economist’s Finance Disrupted Conference

The wave of fintech disruption sweeping through the financial services industry is approaching a critical phase. Finance Disrupted will explore what the digital revolution means for finance and the broader economy. 

October 3, 2016 – First Follies Rehearsal

Monday, Oct 3 – 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Wed, Oct 5 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m.. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave


Wed, Oct 12 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Mon, Oct 17  - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Wed, Oct 19 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Mon, Oct 24 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Wed, Oct 26 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave

Mon, Oct 31 - 6 p.m. -9 p.m. at Ripley-Grier, 520 8th Ave