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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Corporate Performance Management

Please register today for the October 17, 2017 IMA lunch meeting where Edward Cole from Cole Business Consulting LLC will present "Corporate Performance Management".  The deadline to register is end of dayThursday, October 12.
We live and work in and increasingly dynamic and global economy.  Companies are facing new challenges from globalization, changing regulations, disruptive technologies and new competitors.  Executives are looking to the CFO and finance team to lead the way tackling these new challenges.  Companies across all industries and sizes are investing in Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) processes and technologies to address these new demands, evolve the finance function and proactively manage performance and risks.  In this session you will learn about EPM, what is driving the need, as well as learn from case studies and leading practices on how to apply EPM concepts and tools to deliver business value.





Edward Cole, CBC


Edward Cole is the owner of CBC, a consulting firm specializing in financial and enterprise performance management processes and tools.  Prior to starting CBC, Edward spent over 18 years working for Deloitte, Archstone and Ernst & Young delivering financial and management consulting.   Edward has delivered over 40 Financial, EPM and financial system projects to some of the worlds largest companies including GE, GM, Kraft, and many others.  Edward is from Grand Rapids, attended Hope College and Indiana University and currently resides in Byron Center with his wife and three children. 


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