BETTENDORF, IOWA (December 1, 2020) — The Quad Cities Chamber will host its annual Economic Forecast 2021 presented virtually by IMEG Corp and Mediacom Business from 10-11AM, Thursday, December 3. Economic Forecast provides insights into the local, regional, and national economies as businesses and communities continue to manage the COVID-19 pandemic. Featured speaker Kevin Depew, Deputy Chief Economist with RSM, provides a look into the various factors and trends affecting our economy. 

About the Speaker: Kevin Depew | RSM

As RSM's deputy chief economist and industry eminence program leader, Kevin Depew provides RSM's clients with macroeconomic and industry perspectives and insights they need to successfully manage their middle market businesses. He helps produce two unique reports The Real Economy and the RSM US Middle Market Business Index which offer insights into the trends and attitudes relevant to the middle market.

In addition to working with external clients, Kevin leads the firm's newly-created industry-eminence program and helps train RSM senior analysts in industry analysis with an emphasis on how artificial intelligence, machine-learning, and data will reshape RSM's clients' industries.

Prior to joining RSM in 2014, Kevin worked Bloomberg LP, MV Media, Dorsey, Wright, and Associates, AG Edwards, Paine Webber, and Daily Racing Form. Depew attended St John's College in Annapolis, Maryland, and graduated from the University of Kentucky with a BA in Philosophy.

Host for the event is $25 for Chamber members and $35 for non-members. A $5 discount is available for pre-registration by 3PM on Wednesday, December 2. For more information or to register, visit A meeting link will be e-mailed to all registered attendees when registration closes.

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