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    Let me begin by saying whenever you have a commercial construction contract with risk transfer, it should be the goal to negotiate and balance interests between the parties. This being said, each state has specific construction anti-indemnity laws and ...

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    RE: Docuware

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    Following -- Cheers, Brenda Keomany President 503-308-8268 brenda@statusaccounting.com "STATus" = Setup, Training, Accounting, Technology; plus "us", as in working together. ...

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    Think Great90.com Eric is ex military and great speaker. Presented at 2018 CFMA National Conference Kaki ------Original Message------ Galen Emanuele with Shift Yes sounds like a good fit for your description. https://www.shiftyes.com/ ...

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    Galen Emanuele with Shift Yes sounds like a good fit for your description. https://www.shiftyes.com/ Galen Emanuele | Team Culture & Leadership Keynotes Galen Emanuele | Keynotes & Team Workshops ...

  • please revise the prior inquiry to this one , hopefully clearer : How common ( prevalent practice) do you think Funding of the Payables checking account, happens in Real Time , i.e. by CFO Simply making a quick easy transfer of money from the Investments ...

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    It really depends on the size of the company and the level of complexity involved in transactions/running the business. With only 4 people in the accounting department you as the CFO are probably more hands on in the day to day transactions rather than ...

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    We had John Choate who is a retired Navy Seal come and speak to our annual safety and management meeting a couple of years ago. Very entertaining and great leadership lessons from the Seals. I would highly recommend him. https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnchoate ...

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    As a subcontractor the problem I have is when the GC wants us to supply a COI with additional insured and Waiver of Subrogation for 3 yrs following their substantial completion (which is actually a year after we completely finished our portion of the ...

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    SB 1271

    I was under the impression that recently passed SB 1271 changed indemnification language for private construction contracts including commercial construction to proportional liability. I recently heard that SB 1271 only applied to Residential construction, ...

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  • Seeking Experienced Construction Payroll Administrator

    We are seeking an experienced Construction Payroll Administrator. Responsible for ensuring prevailing wage compliance with public works projects. Salary: DOE Key Responsibilities: Maintain all Labor Compliance and Certified Payroll documents throughout the project in a timely and efficient manner Understanding of certified payroll requirements, union laborer agreements, federal, state and local regulations Provide verbal and/or correspondence assistance to subcontractors/vendors/owner ...
  • Welcome to Jan Kekua Spencer

    On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Honolulu Chapter of CFMA, we would also like to welcome to our chapter, Jan Kekua Specer of Alii Builders.  We all look forward to connecting with you at one of our chapter's upcoming events.
  • Welcome to Erin Sakai

    On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Honolulu Chapter of CFMA, we would like to welcome our newest member to our chapter, Erin Sakai of Road Builders.  We all look forward to meeting you at one of our upcoming events.
  • May Luncheon- Sexual Harrassment: A New Conversation

    ​Join us for our Monthly Luncheon on May 22, 2019 at Lawry's to discuss a topic that has been brought up more often in the workplace within the last couple of years. Since the #metoo movement the topic of Sexual Harassment in the workplace has been reintroduced with a serious tone, leaving Management to figure out how to address this sensitive topic.
  • CFMA South Florida: Surety Update

    Speakers: Nate Omodt, Managing Director Travers Construction As the Managing Director of Travelers Construction Services in Florida, Nate is responsible for and manages both the Orlando and Tampa offices including the underwriting, sales, and financial results for their Construction Surety operations.  Travelers is largest writer of surety premium both on a national basis as well as in Florida and over the last thirteen years, this has offered him the opportunity to serve as a surety partner ...
  • CFMA South Florida - The New Lease Standard 2019

    Speakers: Ian Shapiro, CPA  Assurance Partner BDO USA, LLP Ian Shapiro is a partner in BDO’s Miami office with experience providing Assurance services to both publicly-traded and privately-held companies. Ian serves as a co-leader of the firm’s Real Estate and Construction industry practice and also provides services to clients in a variety of industries, including hospitality, professional services, and manufacturing and distribution. Keith Luu, CPA, CCIFP Manager, Audit & Accounting Shavell ...
  • Free Event Attendance to Puget Sound Chapter Members; Great incentive to Renew Chapter Memberships

    THERE IS SUCH A THING AS A FREE LUNCH! Beginning in April 2019, the cost of all regular meetings will be included in your annual Puget Sound Chapter membership dues which increased this year to be able to offer these free educational event attendances and meals. Please remember to renew your Puget Sound Chapter membership by March 31st. You will still need to register in advance for the meetings to ensure we have enough food and table settings. Non-members are welcome to attend; their cost will ...

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