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President Of The Organization Of Independent Floor Brokers, Jonathan Corpina, To Kick Off High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour In New York City

Jonathan Corpina, President of the Organization of Independent Floor Brokers (OIFB) and Senior Managing Partner, Meridian Equity Partners, will kick off High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour,, the longest-running high-frequency trading networking in New York City. Mr. Corpina, along with his colleague Mr. Paul Dowding, Managing Director, will speak about NYSE Floor Broking for HFT & Algo Traders.

Mr. Corpina manages trading and sales on the Meridian NYSE trading desk. An NYSE member since 2001, Mr. Corpina is an elected Floor Governor and board member of the Floor Members Emergency Fund (FMEF). Mr. Corpina is currently an active member of the NYSE Stock Allocation, NYSE Broker Handheld, Broker Technology and Floor Facilities Committees. In addition, he is a volunteer member of the FINRA Series 7 Item Writing and Content Review Committee. Mr. Corpina was previously a partner for 7 years at Polcari-Weicker, a direct access subsidiary of ICAP, serving three years as NYSE Member and four years as sales trader. Mr. Corpina began his career with Salomon Brothers and then Gruntal & Co. Jonathan is regularly featured on CNBC, BloombergTV and Fox Business Network among appearances in other major financial news media. Mr. Corpina graduated from Catholic University with a BA in Politics and is Series 7, 24, 25 & 63 registered. Over the past 10 years, Jonathan has served on the Board of Directors for Iona Grammar School in New Rochelle, NY, and is the current President of The Joseph Foundation. High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour New York City is produced by Golden Networking (, the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs and investors. Golden Networking has compiled the insights of top experts and industry practitioners and produced DVD Video Packages for its Leaders and Experts Forums, including:

· 3rd China Leaders Forum DVD Video Package, "How American Companies can Plug Into The Chinese Rocket-Propelled Economy?",

· High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 DVD Video Package, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World",

· High-Frequency Trading Experts Workshop DVD Video Package, "Practical Implementation of High-Frequency Trading Strategies",

· 2nd China Leaders Forum DVD Video Package, "Is the Chinese Dragon Poised for Global Dominance or Economic Implosion?",

· Distressed Investing Experts Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Analyzing and Valuing Distressed Companies, Securities and Real Estate",

· Derivatives Leaders Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Strategies for Increasing Profits under an Evolving Regulatory Framework",

· High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Innovating and Profiting from High-Frequency Trading in 2010 and Beyond",

· Hedge Funds Leaders Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Generating Alpha in Challenging Times",

· High-Frequency Trading Experts Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Starting and Running a High-Frequency Trading Operation",

· Distressed Investing Leaders Forum 2010 DVD Video Package, "Extraordinary Opportunities Investors Cannot Afford to Pass",

· China Leaders Forum 2009 DVD Video Package, "Addressing the Challenges Posed by the Present Wave of Chinese Globalization",

· Distressed Investing Leaders Forum 2009 DVD Video Package, "The Most Comprehensive Guide for Any Investor in Distressed Assets",

Panelists, speakers and sponsors are invited to contact Golden Networking by sending an email to Golden Networking has been frequently featured in the press, including recent articles in The Wall Street Journal, "Happy Hour for High-Frequency Trading", The New York Times, "Golden Networking Helps Job Seekers Make Overseas Connections", Los Angeles Times, "Speed-addicted traders dominate today's stock market", Reuters, "Revamp looms as trading experts huddle at SEC" and Columbia Business School's Hermes Alumni Magazine, "10 Under 10".