The Edcomm Group’s Banker’s Academy Invited to Present at China Retail Banking 2007 Conference

New York, NY, May 03, 2007 --( The Edcomm Group has been invited to present at a one-day session of retail bankers at China Retail Banking 2007, a conference in Shanghai, China on May 22, 2007 organized by Marcus Evans.

Through several sessions, Edcomm’s president, Dr. Linda Eagle will be teaching the audience of top banking professionals from China and other Asian nations, how to modernize their Retail Banking products and marketing to attract the newly wealthy Chinese population now that the Chinese banking system has been deregulated.

In recent years, the banking landscape in China has changed drastically. As Chinese bankers clamor to meet the demands of their new clientele, training is an obvious focus, with conferences like China Retail Banking 2007 becoming a vital forum for learning how to bring about the changes needed to modernize banking in China.

The event will host many prominent speakers from various organizations in the East, including:

• A senior representative, Supervisory Rules & Regulations Department, China Banking Regulatory Commission.

• Cartier Lam, Executive Vice President of Personal Financial Services & Wealth Management, Bank of East Asia.

• Zhao Ji, General Manager of Personal Banking, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank.

• Richard Williamson, General Manager of Asia Strategy International Financial Services, Commonwealth Bank of Australia.

• Yue Yi, General Manager of Retail Banking, Bank of China.

• Xu Ye Dong, Deputy General Manager of Retail Banking, Hua Xia Bank.

• Graham Earnshaw, Publisher, China Economic Review.

• Ian Lu, President, Shanghai Institute of International Finance.

• Annie Chen, Head of Retail Services, CITIC Kawah Bank Shanghai Branch.

Dr. Linda Eagle, President of The Edcomm Group said, “This is an excellent opportunity to show the bankers in China the value of Edcomm’s Banker’s Academy curriculum, particularly as it applies to training topics for retail banking, wealth management, private banking, risk management and branch profitability.”

Marcus Evans specializes in the research and development of strategic events for senior business executives. With an international network of 63 offices, Marcus Evans provides clients with information and knowledge on corporate finance, telecommunications, technology, health, transportation, capital markets, human resources and business improvement.

The Edcomm Group is a 20-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. Edcomm offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for banks, credit unions and money services businesses.

The Edcomm Group ( ( is headquartered in New York City with an Advanced Design Center located in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania.

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