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Accounting Students Dust Off Their Boots in Preparation for IMA’s Student Leadership Conference; Coming to San Antonio, November 1-3
September 06, 2012
Stern + Associates
(908) 276-4344, x-219
Montvale, N.J., September 6, 2012 – Students, professors, and accounting professionals are invited to come to San Antonio, Texas this November for IMA’s (Institute of Management Accountants) 13th Annual Student Leadership Conference. This year’s event will be held at the Crowne Plaza San Antonio Riverwalk from November 1-3. Online registration is now open at http://www.imastudentconference.org/index.cfm.
This year’s conference will provide attendees with opportunities to network with finance professionals from several well-known companies including the San Antonio Spurs, HOLT CAT, and San Antonio Shoes. Attendees can also participate in career-enhancing sessions on the benefits of the Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) certification, job searching techniques, and leadership development.
Esteemed speakers and presentations include:
Being the Groundbreaker, presented by Bryant Ambelang, chief executive officer and president, NatureSweet Tomatoes
PC Nation: Leading the Charge, presented by Mike Eklund, vice president services finance, Dell, Inc.
Business Etiquette: The New Rules in a Digital Age, presented by Phil Willingham, district president, professional staffing services, Robert Half International.
“By extending the conference beyond the walls of the event venue and into the San Antonio community, students will be able to interact with finance professionals and gain valuable insight and experience that extends beyond the classroom,” said Jodi Ryan, CPA, IMA director of educational/corporate sponsorships.
For more information, please visit http://www.imastudentconference.org/.
About IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)
IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, continuing education, networking, and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. IMA has a global network of more than 65,000 members in 120 countries and 200 local chapter communities. IMA provides localized services through its offices in Montvale, N.J., USA; Zurich, Switzerland; Dubai, UAE; and Beijing, China. For more information about IMA, please visit www.imanet.org.