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Webinar Recording

CFO’s Guide to Successfully Scaling a Growth Company

Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
As organizations grow, the finance function must also grow. The CFO needs a well thought-out playbook of how they will develop and execute the business of finance throughout the growth stage.

This webinar looks at issues and challenges for the CFO to consider as they prepare to successfully support and lead the company through the challenging startup and growth stages of the business lifecycle.

Join Jennifer Nicholson, many time CFO and executive at private and public mining, shipping and utility companies as she discusses tips and tools to manage rapid growth. You will also see a demonstration of how a modern finance platform can help your organizations grow.
After attending this event you will be able to:
Recognize how the finance team must mix finance and professional skills and evolve from generalists to specialists to support leveraged growth
Identify how to implement a scalable and integrated financial system to support financial and management reporting.
Define and measure metrics beyond the financials, that align and support decision making across the enterprise.
Develop formalized processes to deal with high volumes of transactions and generate meaningful insights from an ever growing database of data.
Recognize how to arrange suitable, cost efficient sources of financing to meet capital and working capital investment requirements.

Speakers

Jennifer Nicholson, CPA, CA, Senior Finance Executive
Jennifer Nicholson, CPA, CA
Senior Finance Executive
Jennifer Nicholson is many time CFO and executive at private and public mining, shipping and utility companies. She has dynamic, versatile senior management professional with over 20 years of leadership experience. Previously, She was the CFO and Director Risk, Environmental, Social and Governance at Haltern Container Terminal Ltd. Prior to that, she was the VP of Investor Relations of Brigus Gold and a Senior Advisor for E & Y. Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting at Saint Mary's University.
Andrew M. Hery, Solution Consultant, CPA, MBA, NetSuite
Andrew M. Hery
Solution Consultant, CPA, MBA, NetSuite
Andrew has 8 years managing private & VC-funded Silicon Valley startups, including several NetSuite implementations. He also has 7 years of experience with a global ERP provider and executed Financial ERP implementations in 22 countries. Andrew received his BS, Accountancy at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his MBA, International Business and Finance at CSU Hayward.
Moderated by: Ernie Humphrey, Educational Programs Leader, Proformative
Moderated by: Ernie Humphrey
Educational Programs Leader, Proformative
Ernie currently serves as the CEO of 360 Thought Leadership Consulting. 360 Thought Leadership Consulting helps companies define and unlock the strategic value of their thought leadership programs. Previously Ernie served as the Vice President, Educational & Marketing Programs for Proformative. Ernie has overseen the content and execution of over 200 events designed to further the careers of finance and accounting leaders and related professionals. Formerly, Ernie served as the Director of Treasury Services and as a Director of the Corporate Treasurers Council for the Association for Financial Professionals. Ernie has extensive experience in the areas of educational program development and execution, online marketing, website content management, international cash management, and acquisition integration. Ernie has a BS and MS in Economics both from Purdue University.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor NetSuite
NetSuite - Founded in 1998, NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N) is the leading provider of cloud computing business management software suites for growing and mid-size businesses. Thousands of customers globally use NetSuite's online products and professional services to manage all key business operations—including customer relationship management (CRM), order fulfillment, inventory, accounting/ERP and finance, product assembly, ecommerce, website management and employee productivity—in a single web-based system.
By filling out this form you will become a member of Proformative, and are subject to Proformative's User Agreement. This webinar is provided to you for free by the sponsor, who may contact you later.

Continuing Education Information

Certified Public Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CPE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
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Certified Management Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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