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Webinar Recording

Don’t Get Left Behind: Transforming Finance & Accounting for the Future

Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Against a backdrop of change and uncertainty in the marketplace, Finance executives today are tasked with maintaining innovative and forward-thinking teams while executing their traditional roles and responsibilities surrounding a faster and more accurate financial close. As technologies and resources are constantly evolving, agility becomes the key to success.

Join this webinar to learn how transformation initiatives can drive cost efficiencies, increase agility, streamline critical finance and business processes, and improve overall corporate performance.
After attending this event you will be able to understand how to:
Leverage automation to make process improvements, leaving more time for value-added activities
Achieve a faster close and have confidence in the numbers
Deliver forward-looking, data-driven insights that help shape business strategy

Speakers

Ken Fick, President and CEO, Piercethefog.com
Ken Fick
President and CEO, Piercethefog.com
Ken Fick is President and CEO of Piercethefog.com and a Senior Manager at MorganFranklin Consulting, Inc. Mr. Fick is a frequent speaker on finance related topics and has been featured in CFO.com, Proformative webinars, Journal of Accountancy, The CPA Journal, and many others esteemed publications. His consulting practices focuses on improving the Finance function including Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A), forecasting and business decision support.
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo
Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum’s growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor BlackLine
BlackLine - BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions that transform Finance and Accounting (F&A) by automating, centralizing and streamlining financial close operations, intercompany accounting processes and other key F&A processes for large and midsize organizations. Designed to complement virtually all ERP and other financial systems including SAP, Oracle and NetSuite, BlackLine increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management and accounting automation from within a single, unified cloud platform.

Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day activities, BlackLine helps companies modernize accounting operations with intelligent automation, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close. More than 2,200 companies with users in over 150 countries around the world trust BlackLine to help ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2017 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Corporate Performance Management (FCPM) and as a pioneer in the cloud market for enhanced financial control and automation of FCPM.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney. For more information, please visit www.blackline.com.

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.
More information about CPE Credits

Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
More information about Hours

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.
More information about CE Credits