Chapter Announcements

  • CFMA ZOOM Meeting - May 20

  • CFMA ZOOM Meeting - April 15th

    RSVP to southflorida@cfma.org for meeting log-in information
  • April & May Meeting Cancellation

    On behalf of the Knoxville CFMA Board, and under the advisement of CFMA National, we have decided to cancel both the April 2020 and May 2020 CFMA meetings.
  • Charlotte CFMA ***Event and Schedule Update***

    Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Dear Charlotte CFMA Members and Guests: Good afternoon.  We hope this email finds each of you and your family members well during this challenging time in our country.  With a heavy heart, the chapter leadership has opted to cancel all in person chapter events through May 31st, 2020.  This will cancel both the lunch program scheduled for Wednesday, April 29th and the Matt Varner Memorial Golf Tournament for Thursday, May 21st, 2020.  Chapter leadership will continue to monitor the situation around the country with the effects of Covid-19.  In mid-May, the chapter leadership will provide an update as the status of our events that were cancelled. The chapter leadership will also provide an update in mid-May as to the status of how refunds for bundled sponsors will be handled if necessary, rescheduling of events and future plans will occur.  Thank you for your continued support of the Charlotte CFMA Chapter.  May each of you remain healthy and ...
  • Helpful CFMA COVID-19 Resources

    With the plethora of resources shared by your peers on the Connection Café & industry professionals in a variety of formats, we understand the amount of information you've received can be overwhelming. Click here to access CFMA's COVID-19 Resource Center.
  • CFMA South Jersey Future Events

    Details for future events to be determined depending on pandemic updates and developments
  • Coronavirus Update - Events

    For at least the next 30 days, South Jersey Chapter is suspending any social events or interactions that might jeopardize the health of our members or their families.  With the new government mandates being issued or modified daily, it is becoming a battle to maintain our work schedules while balancing the changing conditions that are impacting our personal lives. The scheduled April 9th social is canceled, and although we are preparing for a May event, that might be effected depending on the impact of the virus over the next couple of weeks. If you have any issues, comments or just need to reach out to any of our Board members, please e-mail us at cfmasnjsocial@gmail.com Faith McDermott President, South Jersey Chapter
  • 3/10/20 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Scott Barr and Kristy Christensen from McCarty Law on the topic of Construction Liens & Other Payment Security Strategies.
  • Our Executive of the Year is...

    Our Executive of the Year is Chief Financial Officer  Chris Greene of Continuum Services!
  • Welcome to Chula Carlson

    On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Honolulu Chapter of CFMA, we would like to welcome our newest member of our chapter, Chula Carlson of Seal Masters of Hawaii.  We all look forward to meeting you at one of our upcoming events.
  • February Newsletter

  • February 2020 Newsletter

    Find out the latest news in the February 2020 CFMA Twin Cities chapter newsletter.
  • Benefits of Membership

  • February 11th Event, The Leadership Difference with Dave Mitchell

    We had a full house at our February 11th Educational Meeting & Afternoon Social at the Bellevue Club, "The Leadership Difference: The Power of Understanding People" presented by Dave Mitchell." This powerful presentation was insightful and entertaining, combining humor and inspiration to share tips to positively impact every relationship. Dave is adept at connecting with his audience and providing the tools needed to enhance communication and performance.
  • Welcome to our newest members!

    Jason J. Grosh Eric Ruedebusch Babcock Solutions, LLC
  • 2/11/20 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to see the featured presentation from Michael Gregory, Deputy Chief Economist & Head of US Economics at BMO Capital Markets, on the topic of the 2020 economic outlook.
  • Welcome New Member!

    John Carroll Consolidated Reinforcement
  • Welcome New Members

    Karen Damiani Tecta America David Lee Harrell, CPA Nash Plumbing and Mechanical, LLC Jessica L. Preble, MBA Sutter Roofing Company of FL
  • Save the Date: South East Regional Conference April 23-24, 2020

  • Welcome MaryEllen and Paula!

    Please take a moment to welcome our newest members, MaryEllen Prance of Williams Overman Pierce and Paula Parks of Protégé Staffing, Inc..  Welcome to the Group!
  • Controller Position

    Job Title: Controller Reports To: President Date Revised/Created: October, 2019 Approved by:   Chris C. Gerber, President Susan A. Pierce, Executive Vice President Position Purpose                   The positions purpose is to maximize return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems. This position is responsible for managing overall accounting and financial aspects of the company and to plan and direct the accounting operations including financial management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliations, and payroll. The position oversees training programs and identifies training needs including the maintenance and development of accounting processes, procedures, policies and internal controls. This includes being an effective organizational leader and key member of management. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following are the expected ...
  • January Newsletter

  • 2020 Alabama Events Coming Soon!

    Our board is meeting soon to plan the content for 2020. If you have ideas or are interested in getting more involved in your local chapter, please reach out to cfmabirmingham@gmail.com or President, Shad Wilks at shad.wilks@rsmus.com
  • First CPE Qualified Event!!!!

    ​Please join us in our first Lansing Chapter CFMA CPE qualified event at Plante Moran in East Lansing on 2/20/2020 to learn about what you should have done or still need to do for rev rec, how to prepare for leases, and what's on the horizon from an accounting …
  • 1/14/20 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Joseph Topp, Principal at Francis Investment Counsel, on the topic of Retirement Plan Cost Management.
  • Great Lakes Construction Conference

  • February Newsletter

  • 2019 Member of the Year

    Congratulations to our 2019 Member of the Year Justin Gysel from UHY! Justin has volunteered and made major contributions of his time and resources on the CFMA Metro Detroit Programming Committee. Our Annual Sport Outing to a Detroit Tigers game would not have been a success without his contribution and support. Justin also lends his support by attending the CFMA Metro Detroit meetings and events. Thanks Justin!
  • Utah CFMA 2019 CCIFP Scholarship Recipients

    Congratulations to the two CCIFP scholarship award recipients for the 2019 season, Susie Clayson from VanCon and Carson Young from BHI. The awards were formally presented to Susie and Carson at our annual Banquet dinner on November 21. Scholarship funds reimburse preparatory materials as well as application and test fees. Thank you to all that applied!
  • CFMA South Florida Invites You to the MARCUM Construction Summit

    CFMA South Florida is proud to partner with MARCUM LLP for their annual construction summit!  This event is free, but advance registration is required. Stay tuned for updated information at www.marcumevents.com February 20, 2020 Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino 1 Seminole Way Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314 The Marcum Construction Summit is an annual must for construction contractors, finance and accounting professionals, presenting business-critical updates on the state of the industry from the country's preeminent construction economist.
  • November Newsletter

  • 11/12/19 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to see the featured presentation from Scott Teerlinck, President & CEO of Werner Electric, on the topic of Disruption in the Construction Industry.
  • LinkedIn

    We now have a LinkedIn page! Please make sure to follow us by using the following link: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cfma-maryland/
  • Demo New 4

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  • Demo New 2

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  • Read the October issue of Building Connections

  • NEW MEMBER

    Welcome Scott Semrau to Pittsburgh CFMA Chapter!
  • 10/8/19 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Matt Gelb (Wipfli) and Matt Pluster (Skyline Technologies) surrounding the topic of business intelligence and data analytics.
  • September 19th Breakfast Presentation, Hot Tax Topics

    The Breakfast CPE educational meeting, "Hot Tax Topics and Lessons Learned after One Year of the Tax Act" was presented by local tax experts from HEB Business Solutions. The informative discussion focused on important new tax developments and economic, social, and demographic trends that played into new tax policy issues and the latest tax saving strategies.
  • 9/24/19 CFMA & NEW Construction Alliance Joint Event Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Jim Golembeski, Executive Director of the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, on the topic of workforce development.
  • Congrats CFMA of Maine

  • October Newsletter

  • We have two new members!!!

    Please take a moment and welcome our two newest Piedmont Chapter CFMA Members.  Let's welcome Richard Wotring of BluSky Restoration Contractors and Thomas Sonricker of Adams Electric Company!  We are honored to have you both!
  • CCIFP

    The CCIFP designation demonstrates commitment to excellence in construction industry financial management, and dedication to continuing education and quality improvement.  Find out more.
  • 2019 Golf Tournament Fundraiser

    Many thanks goes to our Sponsors, volunteers and golfers for a successful tournament; we would not be able to host this annual event without your participation! This year's theme was "Around the World" with colorful costumes and creative hole decorations from around the world. We look forward to seeing you at next year's tournament and appreciate your support.
  • 2019-2020 Calendar of Events

    Click here to view our chapter's calendar of events!
  • November Newsletter

  • Let's say hello to our New Member, Justin!

    Please welcome Justin Spradley of Pinnacle Financial Partners, our newest member of the Piedmont Chapter!  Welcome Justin!
  • Join us on September 11, 2019 at 4PM!

  • CFMA - Florida Regional Conference in Orlando, FL

    The Chapters of CFMA Florida are jointly hosting the CFMA Florida Regional Conference on November 14-15 in Orlando, Florida and are seeking sponsorships from construction industry partners.   Our sponsorship packages are attached.  More details about the conference can be found on our website florida.cfmaregional.org  beginning August 5th.  Sponsor logos will be on the website as well once sponsorship packages have been purchased.  This will be a great opportunity to showcase your organization to construction companies from around the State of Florida.  Please contact us with any questions you may have. TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE
  • CFMA Board Strategy Meeting - August 23, 2019

    CFMA Board of Directors Strategy Meeting Friday, August 23, 2019 9am - 12:30pm  Location: Offices of Becker 1 Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale For more information, contact Stacey Miller  (954) 975-4304 southflorida@cfma.org 
  • July Newsletter

    Find out the latest news in the CFMA Twin Cities chapter newsletter.
  • CCIFP Exam Prep Class

    Coming October 2019 - Stay tuned for additional details! This training course helps professionals advance their knowledge on construction financials & prepare them to take the exam to become a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional.
  • There's still time to be a 2019 Regional Conference Sponsor!!

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  • June Newsletter

  • 2019 Chapter Award!

    Our chapter was recently awarded the Founder's Recognition award from CFMA National. Thank you to our members and leadership who made this award possible!

    View Certificate Here.
  • Summer Break

    ​There will be no CFMA meetings from June through August 2019 due to summer break and vacation schedules. Our regular monthly meetings will start back September 12, 2019.
  • May Newsletter

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  • Success Encompassed

    CFMA 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas in June provided unparalleled education opportunities, including general sessions, mini-conferences, breakout sessions, peer groups, and a multitude of social and networking experiences.   The 2020 Conference will be in our back yard - The Marriott Wardman Park, DC.  May 30- June 3, 2020.
  • Welcome to our newest members!

    We are happy to annouce the CFMA Piedmont Chapter's  two newest members: Courtney Ageon of LBA Haynes Strand PLLC and Robert Pfeiffer of WIMCO Corp.  Welcome!
  • Call for Speaker Submission for 2019 Midwest Regional Conference

    2019 Midwest Regional Conference is scheduled for September 22-23 at the Chicago Marriott, Oak Brook.
  • 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.
  • 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 still be $65.
  • Let's welcome our newest memeber!

    Please welcome Lyndsay Michelle Orwig of Smith & Jennings, Inc. as our newest member!  We're glad your part of our membership!  Welcome!
  • Join CFMA until April 30th, 2019 for a Chance to Win One Year Free

    ​During our Annual Mixer held on May 2nd, 2019 a prize raffle drawing for those who joined CFMA during the promotional period of March 11- April 30, 2019 will have a chance to receive one year on us! Click the Link below for more details.
  • Annual Putt-A-Thon Date Announced

    CFMA's Annual Putt-A-Thon will be held on October 10, 2019 from 4pm- 6pm at the ​Angel Park Golf Club. Save the Date on your Calendar. More details for sponsorships and registration to come!