This Partnership will certainly benefit our CFO Alliance Members as they become increasingly charged with helping their companies to grow and to move forward during this economic recovery period
Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 09, 2012
Through bi-monthly Roundtables held in 12 markets around the U.S., virtual interaction via a vibrant online community, and a rich knowledge base, The CFO Alliance and its new Partner, First Niagara Bank, N.A., will help financial leaders network, share knowledge and receive guidance to fuel confident decision-making and to drive positive corporate performance in 2012.
"First Niagara continues to stand out by outperforming the industry and peer banks on key measures, believing in their customers and their ideas, and giving back to the communities where they do business," says Nick Araco, President & CEO of The CFO Alliance. "This Partnership will certainly benefit our CFO Alliance Members as they become increasingly charged with helping their companies to grow and to move forward during this economic recovery period."
Leading CFOs from around the Greater Philadelphia area will gather together for the first time in 2012 for a Peer Roundtable on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 on Decision-Point: Fueling CFO Confidence Through Strategic Intelligence.
About The CFO Alliance:
Established in September of 2007 to promote connectivity through a professional community of over 2,600 leading financial executives, The CFO Alliance brings together the experience, knowledge, and collective wisdom of peers, subject matter experts, and academic authorities to enable senior financial leaders and decision-makers to be more effective and act with greater confidence throughout their career. By fostering relationships among those with common objectives, interests, opportunities, and challenges, financial leaders can make long-term investments in their companies and their careers through sharing expertise and gaining confidence in their roles. Based on the success of the initial Philadelphia-based chapter, the CFOA has established a national expansion, with a current presence in 12 U.S cities. For more information, please visit http://www.theCFOalliance.org or follow The CFO Alliance Community on Twitter: @theCFOAlliance.
About First Niagara Bank, N.A.:
First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. through its wholly owned subsidiary, First Niagara Bank, N.A., is a multi-state community-oriented bank that currently has approximately $31 billion in assets, $20 billion in deposits, 333 branches and 5,000 employees providing financial services to individuals, families and businesses across Upstate New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts.