Jon Fossel, chairman and chief executive of Oppenheimer Management, will be the speaker Saturday when the Cattaraugus County Republican Committee holds its spring cocktail party.
The fund-raising event will be at 6 p.m in the Old Library Restaurant. Tickets will be available at the door.
A graduate of Tufts University, Fossel is a former assemblyman and has been critical of waste and abuse in state government.
He is being mentioned as a possible Republican gubernatorial candidate in 1994.