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Tim Quast
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2000 Photo Gallery Events

January

Chicago STA of Chicago 74th Annual Mid-Winter Meeting - January 13-16

Nick’s Fish Market
January 14th, 2000

January 13, 2000

New York Wall Street Charity Fund - February 1

Harry’s at Hanover Square
February 1st, 2000

January 31, 2000

February

Baltimore Baltimore STA 65th Annual Mid-Winter Conference - February 3

February 2, 2000

Florida STA of Florida Annual Conference - February 18-20

House of Blues
February 19, 2000

February 18, 2000

Philadelphia Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia 76th Annual Mid-Winter Convention - February 18-19

February 19, 2000

February 18, 2000

March

California STA of Los Angeles 65th Annual Convention - March 24-25

Poolside Business Luncheon with CNBC reporter Joe Kernen

March 23, 2000

Florida PLAYERS Championship Golf Outing - March 24-26

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
March 24-26, 2000
Thank you to all of our customers who attended our first-ever golf outing to the PLAYERS Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

March 23, 2000

Minnesota Minnesota Security Dealers Association 2000 Winter Outing - March 2-3

Marquette Hotel
Mississippi North Room
March 2, 2000

March 1, 2000

April

Boston Boston STA 76th Annual Dinner - April 14-15

The Plaza Ballroom
April 14, 2000

April 12, 2000

Washington DC STA of Washington DC 38th Annual Banquet - May 2

The Washington Monarch Hotel
May 2, 2000

April 30, 2000

May

Cleveland Cleveland STA - June 1-2

One Walnut
June 2, 2000

May 31, 2000

Connecticut The STA of Connecticut 26th Annual Dinner and Golf Outing - May 12-13

May 10, 2000

Kansas City Kansas City Securities Association, Inc. Annual Spring Outing 2000 - May 17-20

Pierpont’s at Union Station
May 18, 2000

May 16, 2000

Nashville Nashvillle Security Traders Convention - May 4-6

Jody’s Dining Hall and Bar Car
Friday, May 5, 2000

May 3, 2000

New Jersey 8th Annual Spring Invitational - Hosted by MH Meyerson and Co - May 15

Edgewood Country Club
May 15, 2000

May 13, 2000

New York 3rd Annual Cinco de Mayo STANY Party - May 3

Gonzalez & Gonzalez, N.Y.
May 3, 2000

May 1, 2000

South Carolina North Carolina STA 25th Annual Convention - May 26-29

Port Royal Golf Course
May 27, 2000

May 25, 2000

June

Canada Institutional Equity Traders Association of Toronto - June 15

June 13, 2000

Chicago STA of Chicago 13th Annual Day in the Sun - June 23

Bulleri throws postman down elevator shaft for
attempting to deliver AARP application
June 22, 2000 - Brehons Pub
Lee Bulleri continues to celebrate 49th Birthday

June 20, 2000

Michigan STA of Detroit and Michigan 65th Annual Summer Outing - June 26-27

Western Golf and Country Club
June 27, 2000

June 25, 2000

New Jersey Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia 78th Annual Summer Convention

Hilton Resort
June 24, 2000

June 22, 2000

New Jersey St Jude Childrens Research Hospital Golf Outing - June 12

Montclair Golf Club
Monday, June 12, 2000

June 10, 2000

New York Buick Classic Golf Outing

Rye, New York
June 8-11, 2000

June 6, 2000

St Louis STA of St. Louis Summer Outing - June 8

June 8, 2000

June 6, 2000

New Jersey ITA of Philadelphia 78th Annual Summer Convention - June 23-24

Hilton Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
June 24, 2000

June 22, 2000

July

Boston Boston STA Annual Summer Clambake - August 2

July 31, 2000

Boston Sail Boston 2000

Aboard The Kathryn B
July 11-14, 2000

July 9, 2000

California San Francisco STA Convention 2000 - July 6-9

Monterey Bay Aquarium
July 8, 2000

July 6, 2000

Canada The 4th Annual Bay Street Pro-Celebrity Softball Challenge - July 28-29

July 26, 2000

Minnesota Minnesota Securities Dealers Association Summer Outing - July 13-14

Champps Americana
July 13, 2000

July 11, 2000

New Jersey 11th Annual Summer Outing - Hosted by BNY ESI and Co - July 17

Chatham, New Jersey
July 17, 2000

July 15, 2000

New York Fidelity Capital Markets Client Dinner Cruise - July 26

Lady Windridge
July 26, 2000

July 24, 2000

August

Canada The Canadian STA 7th Annual Convention - August 3-6

McDonald Ballroom
August 5, 2000

August 3, 2000

New Jersey 2000 STANY Annual Golf Classic - August 7

Canoe Brook Country Club
Summit, NJ
Monday, August 7, 2000

August 5, 2000

Oregon Portland-Seattle STA 60th Convention - August 17-20

August 15, 2000

Wisconsin STA of Wisconsin 24th Annual Convention - August 10-12

Millford Hills Hunt Club, Watertown, WI
August 11, 2000

August 9, 2000

September

Georgia Georgia Security Traders Fall Outing - September 21-23

Piedomont Park
September 22, 2000

September 20, 2000

London Introduction of the STA to the London Financial Community - September 28

September 26, 2000

New Jersey 3rd Annual NDB Capital Markets Broker Dealer Golf Outing - September 23

Great Gorge Country Club
McAfee
Saturday, September 23, 2000

September 21, 2000

New Jersey Hill Thompson Magid Annual Clambake - September 21

September 21, 2000

September 19, 2000

Texas Dallas STA 54th Annual Convention - September 7-10

September 5, 2000

New York SIN-Traders Magazine 4th Annual The Future of Buy Side-Sell Side Trade Communications - September 18

Marriott World Trade Center Hotel
September 18, 2000

September 16, 2000

October

Canada 7th Annual Canadian Traders Convention - October 26

Montreal
October 26, 2000

October 24, 2000

Canada The ITG Canada Opening Launch Party - October 24

Stock Market Place, Toronto
October 24, 2000

October 22, 2000

New York 7th Annual Securities Industry Conference - October 25

October 23, 2000

New York Boy Scouts of America Good Scout Award Reception - October 18

October 16, 2000

New York STANY Man of the Year - October 26

Harry's at Hanover Square
October 26, 2000

October 24, 2000

November

Colorado Denver STA 30th Annual Convention - November 30-December 3

Thursday, November 30, 2000

November 29, 2000

New York NOIP Fall Conference - November 6

The Plaza Hotel
Monday, November 6, 2000

November 5, 2000

New York St Jude 11th Anniversary - November 28

"A Taste of New York"
The New York Marriott Marquis
Tuesday, November 28, 2000

November 27, 2000

New York STANY International 2000 - November 16

November 16, 2000

November 15, 2000

New York STANY Joint Board Meeting - November 6

Bayard's
November 6, 2000

November 5, 2000

New York The Glaucoma Foundation 13th Annual Black and White Ball - November 9

The Waldorf Astoria
November 9, 2000

November 8, 2000

December

Golf

STANY Annual John Harrington Cup Golf Classic - August 6

December 31, 2000

New York GMST World Markets Launch Party - December 30

December 30, 2000

December 29, 2000

Implementation of the Nasdaq SuperMontage Presentation

Mid-Atlantic STA th Annual Winter Conference - February -

December 31, 2000

Reception

Mid-Atlantic STA th Annual Winter Conference - February -

December 31, 2000

Boston Evaluating the Next Generation of OMS and Their Impact on Global Trading

December 31, 2000

Cocktail Reception and Vendor Fair

th Annual Canadian Security Traders Convention - August -

December 31, 2000

Cocktail Reception and Vendor Fair

th Annual Canadian Security Traders Convention - August -

December 31, 2000

Officers and Board of Directors

IETA Annual Election of Officers and Board of Governors - June

December 31, 2000

Reception-Business Meeting

IETA Annual Election of Officers and Board of Governors - June

December 31, 2000

Canada MIETA Oyster Party

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

Cleveland STA Annual Summer Outing - June

December 31, 2000

Opening Reception

Cleveland STA Annual Summer Outing - June

December 31, 2000

Colorado Denver STA 31st Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Welcome Reception

Denver STA st Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

STAF Coordinated Industry Update

STA of Florida Annual Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

STAF Officers and Directors

STA of Florida Annual Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

Vendor Fair

STA of Florida Annual Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

Golf Outing

Kansas City Securities Association Inc Annual Spring Outing - May -

December 31, 2000

Samuel M Davidson Memorial Athletic Scholarship Reception

Kansas City Securities Association Inc Annual Spring Outing - May -

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

STA of Detroit and Michigan th Annual Summer Outing

December 31, 2000

Welcome Reception

STA of Detroit and Michigan th Annual Summer Outing

December 31, 2000

Farewell Reception

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

Knight Securities Client Dinner

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

NDB Capital Markets Client Dinner Chevys Grill

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

NDB Capital Markets Client Dinner Linguini and Bob

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

Opening Reception

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

USBancorp Piper Jaffrays Client Lunch

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Winter Outing - March -

December 31, 2000

New Jersey STANY Annual John Harrington Cup Golf Classic

December 31, 2000

New York National Organization of Investment Professionals Fall Conference

December 31, 2000

Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities Client Party

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Fleet Trading Client Reception

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Herzog Heine Geduld Client Party

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Knight Trading Group Client Party

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Merril Lynch Client Lunch

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

NDB Capital Markets Client Reception

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Schwab Capital Markets Client Reception

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

STA Board of Governors Meeting

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

STANY Reception

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Vendor Fair

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

VIP Reception

STANY th Annual Dinner - April -

December 31, 2000

Cocktail Reception

Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia th Annual Mid-Winter Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

Streets of Philadelphia Annual Dinner Celebration

Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia th Annual Mid-Winter Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

Susquehanna Partners Client Dinner

Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia th Annual Mid-Winter Convention - February -

December 31, 2000

Cocktail Party

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

General Reception and Cocktail Party

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

GMST World Markets-Knight Securities Co-Hosted Client Dinner

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

Industry Panel

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

Tennis Tournament

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

The Interstate Group Cocktail Party and Dinner

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

Welcome Reception

North Carolina STA th Annual Convention - May -

December 31, 2000

Texas Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Cocktail Reception Promenade

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Knight Securities Client Party

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

NDB Capital Markets Client Party

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Officers and Guests

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Spear Leeds Kellogg Capital Markets Client Dinner

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Vendor Fair and Reception

Dallas STA Annual Convention

December 31, 2000

Conference

STA Foundation Inc Presents the th Annual Congressional Conference - May

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

STA of Wisconsin th Annual Convention - July -

December 31, 2000

Robert W Baird Client Dinner

STA of Wisconsin th Annual Convention - July -

December 31, 2000

Welcome Reception

STA of Wisconsin th Annual Convention - July -

December 31, 2000

Speakers

Evaluating the Next Generation of OMS and Their Impact on Global Trading - May -

December 31, 2000

Golf Tournament

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Knight Securities Client Dinner

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Melvin Securities-Sydan Co-Hosted Client Dinner

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

NDB Capital Markets Client Lunch

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Roth Capital Partners Client Dinner

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

STALA Business Luncheon and Pool Party

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Vendor Fair

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Welcome Reception

STA of Los Angeles th Annual Convention - March -

December 31, 2000

Reception and Softball Tournament

th Annual Bay Street Pro-Celebrity Softball Challenge - July -

December 31, 2000

USA Teams

th Annual Bay Street Pro-Celebrity Softball Challenge - July -

December 31, 2000

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Seattle-Portland STA

December 31, 2000