Community Announcements

  • Annual Survey is Open!

    ​Want to make your Winnebagoland IMA experience more valuable? Let us know what you think via our annual survey using the link below.

    Respond by May 28th and you'll be entered in a $25 gas card drawing!​ More
  • March-2018 Newsletter

    March Newsletter is now available online. It is in Arabic and English, and in PDF format, so feel free to share with your colleagues and friends as it tells everything about IMA (us!) More
  • February-2018 Newsletter

    February Newsletter is now available online. It is in Arabic and English, and in PDF format, so feel free to share with your colleagues and friends as it tells everything about IMA (us!) More
  • Warner Division Chapter Standings

    Congratulations to the IMA Toledo Chapter!  We received 7th place in the Warner Division Chapter Standings and will be recognized at the IMA Annual Conference luncheon in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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  • Congratulations !

    ​Congratulations to Robert Elliott for passing the CMA Exam. More
  • Chapter Charter Ceremony - MILAN 29th, May 2018

    Dear Chapter Members and Colleagues, I’m really proud to announce and confirm you our Chapter Charter Ceremony.
     
    On May, 29th2018we will meet in Milan to celebrate the official start of our Italian Chapter activities.
     
    This is the detailed AGENDA of our meeting:
     
    13:30 - 14:15 Registration
     
    14:15 - 14:30 Introduction and Official Welcome ( Francesco Aldo De Luca and Alain Mulder )
     
    14:30 - 15:15 Professor Lino Cinquini ( Vice President )
    Topic : New Business Models and Management Accounting change (Via WebEx)
     
    15:15 - 16:15 Official IMA EXPERT - Brad J. Monterio
    Topic: Innovation
     
    16:15 - 16:45 Coffee Break
     
    16:45 - 17:30 Melanie Glover & Enrico Baccioni
    Topic: Implementing Results Based Management in a non-profit organization(Via WebEx)
     
    17:30 - 18:15 Professor Francesco Dalla Sega ( Vice President )
    Topic:Pianificazione Strategica e Business Modeling: l’analisi dei processi in un’ottica di forward looking.
     
    18:15 – 19:00 Lisa Beaudoin, CMA, CSCA, CAE, Director of Business Development IMA
    Topic:  Future-Proof Your Career: Staying Relevant in the Digital Age.
      
    Reserve your seat to our Ceremony by sending an email to:milanceremony.ima@gmail.com
     
    If you have any questions about the Ceremony, the Chapter, the CMA program, or IMA Membership, please do not hesitate to contact me.
     
    Francesco Aldo De Luca More
  • Welcome Outstanding Students

    Cincinnati North awarded memberships to students from local universities at our annual student night.  Congratulations to:

    Michael Baader, Miami University
    Rebekah LeDuc, Northern Kentucky University
    Jacob Hensley, Thomas More College
    Sarah Cernok, University of Cincinnati
    Rachel Kreutzjans, Xavier University More
  • Twenty-Five Year Member

    On behalf of Cincinnati North, we would like to congratulate Amy Bolton on twenty-five years of IMA membershp! More
  • Congratulations to our newest CMA

    Congratulations on earning your CMA Certification Kevin Jacob Easley! More
  • Monthly Toledo IMA Chapter Meetings

    Toledo IMA Chapter Meetings will resume in September, 2018 More
  • Next Meeting

    Fall 2018 More
  • The Portland IMA Chapter has partnered with Gleim to ensure your success on the CMA exam!

    Gleim CMA Review has the largest exam-emulating test bank of multiple-choice and essay questions, our popular CMA exam instructional videos, and a no-hassle Access Until You Pass® guarantee. Pass the CMA exam with Gleim CMA, the #1 CMA Prep Course on the market which has trained more CMAs than any other course available.

    Place your order directly online by going to gleim.com/IMAPortland or contact Alexandra Graham at 800.874.5346 ext 428 or imachapters@gleim.com to learn about the significant discounts you are eligible for as an IMA Chapter member. More
  • Volunteers required!

    Dear IMA members,

    We are in need of volunteers to join and participate in the activities of IMA, Delhi chapter.

    Please contact us on below detals iif you are interested to serve as IMA volunteer member.

    Thanks,
    Sandeep Khullar
    khullarsandy2001@yahoo.com
    +91 8527810883 More
  • 2018 Students and Young Professional Night

    ​On April 11, Students from several local universities as well as young accounting professionals from the Pittsburgh area joined the Pittsburgh Chapter of the IMA for an evening geared toward the future professionals in our field. 

    The event started off with presentations from several IMA members as an introduction to the organization and the many available tools and offerings available to members.   Keith Schwarz, President of the Pittsburgh Chapter, provided some background on the IMA and was followed by long time member Cary Efaw informing the students on the benefits of the CMA program.  Lorretta Corrigan briefed the students on student chapters and student memberships.   

    The evening also included the awarding of our annual scholarship to Mirranda Flick from Clarion University and was followed by a lively seminar put on by Diane Lazarowicz entitled ‘Achieving Career Success Through Networking’.     

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  • 2018-19 Council Meeting Dates

    Incoming President Stuart Gibb has announced the following  tentative dates and cities for the coming year's meetings:
    - August 17-18, 2018, San Diego, CA
    - October 26-27, 2018,  Salt Lake City, UT
    - February 22-23, 2019, Inland Empire Area, CA
    - April 26-27, 2019, Las Vegas NV.






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  • Newsletter - April 2018

    Hi UP IMA Chapter Member!

    That’s a wrap on another year of IMA!  Our chapter offered six CPE credits this year – tours of RTI Surgical and Argonics as well as an update on Eagle Mine at our Holiday Dinner!  For those needing CPE, this is a fun and educational way of obtaining them.  Many thanks to those involved in setting up these activities and especially to our hosts and speakers.  Your efforts have made this year another successful year of IMA! ..More More
  • Chapter event on Fraud & Risk Management

    IMA Delhi chapter successfully held its first independent event "Fraud Detection & Risk Management by Ethical Control", on 21st April 2018, at India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road. Key Speaker to the event was Mr. N. G. Shankar  - CA, CIA, CISA, having 36 years of experience in accounting, finance, treasury, and internal auditing. Mr. Shankar is now a member of the IIA Professional Certifications Board. He has qualified as a CA and then acquired CIA and CISA certifications. More
  • Issues approved

    Issues were approved by vote at the most recent dinner meeting. More
  • Dallas Fort Worth Area Chapter April Newsletter

    The May newsletter is finally published where you will find information on the last chapter meeting of the month, the monthly fraud awareness tip, and the chapter's happy hour.

    As always, thank you for your participation in our great chapter!

    MaryValerie Reeves, CPA, CIA, CMA. CGMA
    Institute of Management Accountants
    Dallas Fort Worth Chapter Director CPA CPE Compliance
    SCMS Secretary
    IMA/Texas Council Past President/Chapter Past President More
  • Campus Influencers Superstars

    The Campus Influencers program from IMA®
    (Institute of Management Accountants) continues to
    expand and reach more students, as volunteers made 61 school visits in 2017. The Campus Influencers program was launched in January 2016 with a mission to reach accounting students at U.S. colleges
    and universities to tell them about IMA, CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) certification, and the career possibilities in management accounting. With 1,953 students attending presentations at 78 events at 61 schools this year, the Campus Influencers program has grown considerably in the last year. The Hartford Chapter is proud of our Campus Influencers who showed excellence in their impact and commitment : John Fortin, Peter Sheldrick, Carol Magner Mitchell, Heidi Higgins and Kim Dera​ More
  • Scholarship Application

    The 2018 Scholarship Application has been uploaded to our Chapter Library (see main menu path).  Our chapter is offering a $1,000 scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate student who is seeking a career in Accounting, Finance, or other business disciplines.  If you are a student or know of a NH student - check out the application and apply.  Applications must be postmarked by midnight Monday, April 30, 2018. More
  • Social Media Scavenger Hunt Winner!

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our Social Media Scavenger Hunt!

    Congratulations to our winner: Jeri Scholl More
  • 44th Annual Meonske Professional Development Conference

    Register now for the 44th Annual Meonske Professional Development Conference to be held April 26th & 27th at Kent State University.
    Visit the Conference website for detailed session information and to register online. More
  • Board Positions Available 2018-2019 Chapter Year

    The chapter needs your help!  We are currently filling board positions for the upcoming chapter year.  

    Can you help with things like the monthly/quarterly newsletter, updating our IMA Global sponsored web-site, or assist with planning events?  What is your specialty? 

    If interested in volunteering your time and talents contact AJ Wiedmaier, Chapter Membership VP at ajwiedmaier@msn.com or Martha Bradley, Chapter President at bradley.martha63@gmail.com More
  • Accounting Awards Banquet - April 26, 2018

    The Muscle Shoals Chapter of IMA, along with the Department of Accounting and Business Law at the University of North Alabama and the North Alabama Chapter of the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, will present the 2018 Accounting Awards Banquet on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center. More
  • 14 April 2018: Webinar by Kuwait Chapter on IFRS 15:Revenue from Contracts with Customers

    Registration is mandatory. You can register using the link: https://tinyurl.com/y9tsa254. More
  • Scholarship Application

    MA-NH is again offering a $1,000 scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate student who demonstrates outstanding potential for a career in accounting, finance, or other business disciplines. If you are a student or know of a NH student - please contact me for a copy of the application and consider applying. Applications must be postmarked on or before April 30, 2018. More
  • Rochester Chapter IMA call for new Board Members!

    The IMA Rochester chapter is always seeking new board members to join our team. If you are interested in creating new and interesting programs and opportunities within the Accounting community please reach out to us. While we do ask that our board members play an active role, we pride ourselves on supporting each other as a team. We would like to invite any Rochester Chapter Members to nominate themselves for any board position.

    Board positions:

    ·         External President

    ·         Internal President

    ·         Secretary

    ·         Treasurer

    ·         Associate Treasurer

    ·         Vice President of Communications

    ·         Director of Communications

    ·         Vice President of Membership

    ·         Director of Membership

    ·         Vice President of Professional Education

    ·         Director of CMA Programs

    ·         Director of Public Relations

    ·         NY-Ontario Regional Council Representative

    ·         Board Members at Large

     

    Please email Emmylou Duell with your interest at EmmylouDuell@gmail.com More
  • Spring Social - Steak Fry

    Join us on Friday, April 20th for the 2018 Spring Social - Steak Fry at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale.  All are welcome.  See the attached flyer for more information or register here. More
  • April

    ​​Winter storm Toby resulted in the William Penn Inn closing and the cancellation of our meeting on March 20th. We hope to reschedule our guest presenter, Richard Godwin, Blockchain Program Lead for SEI Investments, in the 2018/2019 calendar.

    Board elections for the upcoming year are still in progress. A vote will be held at our May meeting for the nominees of our 2018-2019 Board Officers and Directors. Only IMA members in good standing are permitted to cast a ballot. New Officers and Directors will serve for the Chapter year commencing on July 1, 2018 and concluding on June 30, 2019. 


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  • SEC and LTS Registration is OPEN!

    ​The Mid America Council's annual Spring Educational Conference and Leadership Training Session registration site is open! These two days, jam packed with CPE opportunities, are April 26th & 27th at NIU in Rockford, IL.

    Friday's sessions are FREE for all Winnebagoland members. If you're interested in carpooling, please let Martha know when you register. More
  • Mr. Excel Coming to Syracuse!

    In conjunction with the Rochester Chapter of the IMA and the Syracuse Chapter of the NYSSCPA, we're excited to be bringing Bill Jelen, also known as "Mr. Excel" to Turning Stone casino on June 5.  Bill is nationally recognized as an excel speaker and will be presenting on using excel for data analytics. Please visit the NYSSCPA website (using the following links) to sign up soon as space is limited!

    Full Day - https://cpe.nysscpa.org/product/29183
    Half Day AM - https://cpe.nysscpa.org/product/29184
    Half Day PM - https://cpe.nysscpa.org/product/29185 More
  • Fiscal Officer Position

    The Village of Swanton is looking for a fiscal officer.  Click here for more information.
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  • March Newsletter

    ​The March Newsletter is now available. Click on the link to view the issue or click on the Newsletters Tab> March​
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  • Student Scholarship Deadline Extended

    ​Student Scholarship deadline extended through March 31, 2018. More
  • Strategic Alliance with Robert Half

    ​Robert Half staffing agency candidates get special IMA benefits:  discounts on CMA exams, access to the CareeDriver tool, and 3 free months of IMA membership.  If you are a Robert Half placement candidate, talk to your recruiter for more info.

    Check out our Instagram page!  https://www.instagram.com/centralflorida_ima/
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    Join our LinkedIn group!
    https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4096177

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  • Newsletter - March 2018

    Hi UP IMA Chapter Member!

    We will have a tour of Argonics Inc. at the old KI Sawyer airbase on Thursday, April 12, 2018.  This is a fun way of earning CPE!  Please see the full newsletter for details.

    Listed in this newsletter is our NEW Board of Directors!  If anyone else would like to serve, you are more than welcome! More
  • The Annual Meonske Professional Development Conference

    The Annual Meonske Professional Development Conference is again at Kent State University April 26-27th.

    Here is the brochure. More
  • IMA's Global Salary Survey

    This year's Global Salary Survey from IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) reveals that finance professionals with the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) certification earn 62 percent more in median salary and 67 percent more in median total compensation than non-CMAs. That is an increase from last year's report, which found CMAs earned 45 percent more in median salary. More
  • About Our New Venue

    IMA and National University are collaborating together to assure a nice venue for our members, excellent speakers, and an opportunity for students to be more actively engaged with the IMA.  National University Academic Headquarters is located at 11255 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037. When driving to the location, please park in any of the spaces surrounding the building. The meeting is in the south end (the Spanish-style building) in room 123. You can enter through the main entrance, turn right,  and follow the signs to Room 123.  If you cannot attend in person, you may attend via video conferencing.  If you select this option, please come on with microphone and camera so that you can be an active participant.  The information to attend via video conferencing is:

     

    Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://nu.zoom.us/j/762672227

     

    Or Telephone:

        Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

            US: +1 669 900 6833  or +1 646 558 8656

        Meeting ID: 762 672 227

        International numbers available: https://nu.zoom.us/ zoomconference?m= DIQjggRZSHch0X_ lWl1qXNyuFOK5PhNy

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  • IMA/CCSU Scholarship Winner

    Our CCSU Scholarship winner is Nilton Silva. Nilton will be recognized at our May 15 chapter meeting. Nilton is already a member of the Hartford Chapter, after expressing interest in the CMA certification and being awarded the IMA Global sponsored CMA Scholarship after being nominated by his professor. Congratulations Nilton! More
  • IMA Germany Chapter Events 2018

    ​2018 IMA Germany Chapter Events will be announced shortly!
    The Board of IMA Germany e.V. More
  • Bob Dow Ethics presentation - Dec 2017

    n Friday December 15th, we held a breakfast event with 2.0 hrs of CPE in Ethics.  Long-time IMA contributor Bob Dow made a very informative and entertaining presentation at La Madeleine at the Perimeter. 

    Thanks to those 28 folks in attendance for bringing food for the Atlanta Community Food Bank --- we took 62 pounds of cans and packages to their center! More
  • Nov 2017 lunch with IMA President Jeff Thomson

    On Monday November 6th, we held a luncheon with the President of IMA Global, Jeff Thomson, at the Ritz Carlton.  Very interesting talk about robotics and related compliance issues, and good to see several board members from our Clark Atlanta student chapter there. More
  • مابعد الحدث - محاضرة ضريبة القيمة المضافة

    بتوفيق من الله تعالى، حضر عدد كبير، تجاوز ال ٥٠٠ شخص، في محاضرة ضريبة القيمة المُضافة المنعقدة تحت مظلة جمعية المحاسبين الإداريين بالرياض. 
     
    معظم الحضور كان من المهنيين في مجال المحاسبة والمالية ويعملون في الشركات والبنوك - وردود الفعل والتعليقات عن المحاضرة والمحاضرين وحسن التنظيم، كانت محفزة للغاية، ولله الحمد.

    ونوجه الشكر الجزيل لجامعة الأمير سلطان، وللمحاضرين ومن حضر وفريق العمل وكل من ساهم ودعم جهود جمعية المحاسبين الإداريين بكل الوسائل ومنها الدعاء بظهر الغيب.

     
    لمعرفة المزيد عن جمعية المحاسبين الإداريين بالرياض
    riyadh.imanet.org
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  • Talk on IFRS 9, Financial Instruments by Mr. M. S. Mathew of Deloitte Kuwait.

    Date: Saturday, 3rd March, 2018 
    Time: 6 pm – 9:30pm  
    Venue: GUST, Masjid Al Aqsa Street, Mubarak Al-Abdullah 
    Location: Gulf University for Science and Technology 
     
    Please confirm your attendance by registering on https://imamiddleeast.org/event-registration-form by the 28th February, 2018.
    The event will entitle you to 2 CPE's More
  • Controller's Council Returns for 2018

    We had a great meeting on February 21st.  Don't miss our next Controller's Council on Thursday, April 19th.

    Lunch will be provided free of charge and you will receive 1-2 CPE credits for attending.  Check the Events page to RSVP and for additional information.  

    Future dates are
    June 20
    September 19
    October 17. More
  • January-2018 Newsletter

    January Newsletter is now available online. It is in Arabic and English, and in PDF format, so feel free to share with your colleagues and friends as it tells everything about IMA (us!) More
  • Job Opportunity: Plant Finance Manager - Fremont, OH

    Job opportunity for a Plant Finance Manager position.  A large, rapidly growing manufacturer located in Fremont, OH. They have a great company culture, work hard to promote a healthy work life balance and will allow this individual to make an immediate impact! There will be a heavy focus in costing in this role. While you will not have direct reports, you will have full P&L responsibility and will manage the finance function for the entire plant. Some of the additional job responsibilities, include:

    -Preparing financial reports
    -Month end close
    -Forecasting and budgeting
    -Analysis of balance sheets for key accounts
    -Preparing and analyzing P&L statements, material usage, cost statements, labor and sales and manufacturing statistics
    -Analyzing operating and financial results and providing process improvement suggestions
    -Assisting in internal and external audits

    Requirements/preferences:

    -7+ years of financial analysis and costing experience within manufacturing is absolutely required
    -Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
    -SAP experience preferred

    Please email your resume to Sarah ASAP to discuss this exciting opportunity further!

    Thank you!!

    Sarah Panfil I Search Consultant
    sarah.panfil@kellyfinance.com
    Office: 216.308.7342

    www.kellyservices.com More
  • Event coming up on March 2nd

    We are pleased to announce that we are holding lectures on IMA Tokyo chapter with 
    Jeff Thomson, CEO of IMA headquarters, as a guest.

    Those who would like to participate please drop an e-mail to infoTokyoIMA@gmail.com 
    with the following information by Saturday, February 24, 2018.

    ・ Affiliation (IMA member, student, non-member)
    ・ Whether you would like to attend a social gathering after the lectures or not
    ・ Membership number (IMA members only)

    【Date and time】
    Friday, March 2, 2018  
    17: 00-20: 00

    【Venue】
    Waseda University Waseda Campus Building No. 11 4th Floor Conference Room #4
    https://www.waseda.jp/top/en/ access/waseda-campus

    【program】
    16:30 Doors open

    17:00 Opening remarks       
    Dr. Takashi Shimizu

    17:05 Lecture 1 
    IMA's strategy and the merit of having CMA
    Mr. Jeff Thomson (IMA President and CEO)

    17:45 Lecture 2 
    Chief Financial Officer: Science and Art of Management Accounting
    Mr. Zennichiro Ishibashi (Japan CFO Association)

    19:00 Social gathering @ Restaurant Nann- tei  (1st floor of Ohkuma Kaikan within Waseda campus)

    【Fee】
    Lectures: Free
    Party gathering: 5,000 yen (to be taken on the day)

    Further details will be announced as soon as the details of the lecture are ready.
    We hope to see you there! More