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Key Current Financial and Economic Issues Facing the Financial Executive Webinar

CPE

When
Aug. 20
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
8-Other

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $259 | Nonmember: $359


 More Information

Course No.
KFFE-2020-01-WEBNR-233-01
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Experience and/or exposure to financial management
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, Surgent CPE. After registering, you will receive an email from Surgent CPE with the log-in information.

Description

This program explores the current economic trends and analyzes their impact on you as the financial executive in areas of human resource management; credit markets and banking; uncertainty and regulatory policy; cash flow planning strategies; debt and equity mix impacts in uncertain markets; globalization of the market; social security funding and impact on retirement planning; and acquiring distressed companies and assets. Specific recommendations and insights will be offered to you to deal with the challenges.

Highlights

  • The impact of current economic trends on employment and human relations policies
  • The impact of the current credit markets on banking relationship and financial needs of the organization and the organizations ability to raise capital
  • Uncertainty in the regulatory environment on planning and business expansion
  • The safety and soundness of the financial plans for your organization in an uncertain economic climate
  • Debt and equity mix
  • Competing in a global market place and steps to take to become more competitive globally.
  • Evaluation of the impact of federal, state and municipal deficits and unfunded mandates as it relates to tax planning
  • Social Security funding as it relates to providing retirement plans for your employees
  • Safety and soundness of your credit and collections processes and selection of customers in an uncertain environment
  • Influencing growth through acquisition of distressed organizations
  • The economic way ahead for the CFO/Controller in 2014 and beyond


Speaker(s)

Francis X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA
Chairman
Semper Finance Inc.

Frank Ryan is Chairman of a management consulting firm in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, specializing in turnarounds, workouts, crisis management, strategic planning and working capital management. He has extensive experience working with banks in negotiating forbearance agreements, loan workouts, capital restructurings, vendor negotiations, and bank lending requirements. 

Prior to his consulting business, Mr. Ryan was the chief operating officer of a mid-sized manufacturing company. Additionally, he is the chairman of the Audit Committees of publicly traded companies and has extensive board level experience in the for-profit and non-profit arenas. He also serves on the board of a publicly traded bank. He is a retired Colonel in the United States Marine Corps, and has served in numerous contingency operations to include Haiti, Afghanistan, and Iraq. He received the “Outstanding AICPA Instructor” award in 1994-95 and again consecutively from 2005 to 2015.

 


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