Industry experts share valuable construction cost control information.
Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 20, 2015
The Construction Audit & Cost Control Institute (CAACCI) has been providing professional development training seminars since 2008. The principal instructors (Courtenay Thompson and Rich Townsend) have been providing construction audit and construction fraud professional development training to management and auditors for over 20 years.
The National Association of Construction Auditors (NACA) Annual Conference will be held March 30 to April 1, 2015 at The Monte Carlo Resort Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. At least 28 speakers will share valuable knowledge in the construction cost control field.
CAACCI's Courtenay Thompson will present, "Addressing Corruption in Corporate and Public Construction Projects" and "Enhancing Construction Audit Effectiveness."
Rich Townsend will lead: "Business Ethics Expectations of Owners and Contractors."
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Rich Townsend is CEO of the consulting firm R. L. Townsend & Associates, Inc., which provides construction audit and cost control consulting services for Owner organizations in the United States.
Mr. Townsend is a Certified Construction Auditor (CCA), a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He is a graduate of Waynesburg College (Waynesburg, Pennsylvania) where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in accounting. Rich Townsend is CEO of the consulting firm R. L. Townsend & Associates, Inc., which provides construction audit and cost control consulting services for Owner organizations in the United States.
For over 20 years, Mr. Townsend has been providing professional development training for Owner auditors and Owner construction management representatives for a wide variety of organizations and industries throughout the United States and Canada. His seminars entitled "Controlling Construction Costs" and "Effective Auditing of Construction Activity have been presented in affiliation with Courtenay Thompson & Associates.
A recognized authority on fraud-related training for internal auditors, management and investigators. Courtenay Thompson is a recognized authority on fraud-related training for internal auditors, management and investigators. Since entering the educational consulting field in 1981, he has written and presented courses for corporations, government and professional associations worldwide.
He is the co-developer of courses on audit and control of construction costs, and has developed and presented courses on purchasing fraud and contract auditing. His courses are known for providing practical approaches to real problems.
Mr. Thompson's experience prior to consulting includes public accounting, audit supervisor for consumer financial services for a large retailer, and director of auditing for a life insurance company. Mr. Thompson received his BBA and MBA degrees from Southern Methodist University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of various accounting and auditing professional associations.
The scheduled program continues to embrace the NACA mission to seek out and unite those individuals performing in the fields of construction, risk management, auditing, accounting, public accounting, architecture, and engineering; and be recognized as the authority on construction project controls.
NACA Conference - Great Value
The NACA 4th Annual Conference continues to be an outstanding CPE value, with Best-in-Class sessions you cannot miss, plus industry leading speakers presenting on the latest trends.
- Earn up to 20 CPE
- Group Discounts Available
- Discounted Rate at the Monte Carlo Hotel ($68 plus $20 resort fee)
- Discounts with United Airlines Available
Who Should Attend?
Construction Company Owners * Internal Auditors * CPAs * Owner Representatives * Project Managers * Attorneys * Engineers/Estimators * Architects * Risk Professionals * CFOs * Construction Auditing Consultants * Treasurers * Construction Project Owners
For more information, visit: http://www.thenaca.org