New York, NY (PRWEB) September 09, 2013
Chief financial officers and senior finance executives will gather for the CFO Rising West conference in Phoenix, from Oct. 6 to Oct. 9, 2013 at the Arizona Biltmore Hotel. Conference delegates will hear from industry finance chiefs of major US corporations who will share their knowledge and experience in solving the issues that matter most to the senior corporate finance executive.
Keynote speakers include Cisco Systems CFO Frank Calderoni, who will present a case study on the transformation of Cisco's finance organization. ADP CFO Jan Siegmund will discuss how provisions of the Affordable Care Act, scheduled to take effect in 2014, will affect the bottom line. Groupon CFO Jason Child will reveal how he handles the financial side of an entrepreneurial enterprise once named the fastest growing company in Web history. In addition we’ll hear from Dalynn Hoch of Zurich North America, Peter Kuipers of The Weather Company, David Sylvester of Steelcase, Jonathan Chadwick of VMware and Suzy Taherian of eCullet.
“CFO Rising West presents the latest thinking about the most critical aspects of finance today,” said Richard Rivera, senior vice president at CFO Publishing. “This year’s program includes the CFOs of major corporations who are uniquely positioned to not only share their experiences, but provide innovative solutions to problems that all finance executives face in the current economic climate.”
Among the many concerns of senior finance executives today is what near-term actions the Federal Reserve Bank will take, and what those actions will mean for their companies. Opening keynote speaker Gary C. Zimmerman, Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, will address this concern and provide a detailed look at what’s ahead for the US economy. With the economy showing improvement, Mr. Zimmerman’s appearance at the conference is well timed to update delegates on the Fed’s upcoming policy changes, including the status of QE3.
CFO Rising West 2013 offers attendees keynote presentations, panels led by industry experts on topics that are timely and important to senior finance executive from companies of all sizes and across industries. In addition, educational sessions focus on personal development and the exploration of specialized topics. For the complete agenda and speaker roster and to register for CFO Rising West 2013, visit http://www.cforisingwest.com. CFO is a registered sponsor with the NASBA, allowing attendees to earn up to 26 CPE credits.
About CFO Publishing: CFO Publishing LLC, a portfolio company of Seguin Partners, is the leading business-to-business media brand focused on the information needs of senior finance executives. Delivering content through multiple channels including online, digital, mobile, and print, the business consists of CFO magazine, CFO.com, CFO Research Services, CFO Learning and CFO Conferences. CFO’s award-winning editorial content and loyal, influential audience make it a valued resource for its readers as well as an effective marketing partner for a wide range of blue-chip companies. CFO has long-standing relationships with nearly a million finance executives.