Accounting Fundamentals for Small Businesses
Presented by Jeff Kovacs, CPA, CGMA, Partner, Cohen & Company
Good financial management is a cornerstone of any successful company. Join us for a lunch-and-learn workshop and learn what the experts say about creating a strong financial foundation and management system for the business you do. This workshop provides a broad view of accounting basics for small businesses and entrepreneurs, and includes a one hour presentation, lunch and Q&A.
• Accounting Infrastructure (software, best practices in bookkeeping, payroll)
• Choice of Entity (legal structure and taxation)
• Valuation (valuation of your company, investment, capital)
• Incentive Compensation (stock options, other incentives)
A Partner at Cohen & Company, a nationally recognized CPA and consulting firm, Jeff has spent his career serving as a technical guru on all issues relating to accounting, auditing and financial reporting. He helps private companies resolve complex issues related to revenue recognition, stock-based compensation, fair value measurements, business combinations, and debt and equity transactions and derivatives, among others. He also assists with capital sourcing, including angel, venture and private equity investments; and provides merger and acquisition guidance. While Jeff works with a range of industries, including manufacturing, real estate, construction, and automotive, much of his time is spent in the area of software, technology, life sciences and medical devices. Jeff is member of the Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association, Pittsburgh Technology Council, Association for Corporate Growth, and the Pennsylvania Society of CPAs and American Institute of CPAs.
WHEN: Wednesday November 8, 2017 | 11 AM - 1 PM
WHERE: Pittsburgh Technology Council
11 AM - Registration & Networking
11:30 AM - Lunch & Presentation Begin
12:30 PM - Q&A & Discussion
1 PM - Adjourn
Early Registration: $45 Member / $175 Non-Member
Day of Rate: $55 Member/ $185 Non-Member
Contact Jill at firstname.lastname@example.org for special non-profit and entrepreneur rate of $25.
All DIY events are part of the Co-CREATE Business Ignition Program event series.
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Champion Partner: The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation
Champion Sponsor: Dollar Bank | COMCAST
Supporting Sponsor: BhiveLab
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REGISTRATION & PAYMENT POLICY:
Pre-Registration is always requested, when possible, so that we may best plan for your arrival. Walk-in registrants, when accepted, must pay onsite with a credit card or check to obtain entry to the event, no exceptions. Refunds requested less than 2 business days prior to the event will not be granted. Substitutions are welcome.
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