Eaton Vance A Go For XMAS


Yeah, it's not an investment bank, and yeah, it's not in New York (nor is it a spectacularly failing fund in CT) but guess what, people? If you hadn't noticed, we're scraping the bottom of the barrel here.

From: Eaton Vance
Sent: Wednesday, November 12, 2008 2:53 PM
To: +Eaton Vance - Boston Offices
Subject: Eaton Vance Holiday Party, December 4, 2008
Importance: High
Good Afternoon:
The purpose of this note is to let all employees know that we will be having a "scaled back" version of our Annual Holiday Party on Thursday, December 4th at the Langham Hotel.
The party will be on the second floor of the hotel from 5 - 7:30 pm.
We hope to see you there!


By Chris Potter (Flickr: 3D Judges Gavel) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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