IMA Seeking New Authors to Further Thought Leadership in Management Accounting

Marc Gerrone
(201) 474-1502

Anjelica Sena
Stern Strategy Group
(908) 325-3873

Montvale, N.J., February 2, 2016 
-- In response to the growing needs of the management accounting profession, IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is seeking proposals from prospective book authors. IMA’s recently launched print and electronic book line is designed to complement its existing series of Statements on Management Accounting (SMAs), C-Suite Reports, and research studies.  

IMA welcomes author proposals covering a variety of management accounting and thought leadership areas, including (but not limited to):

•    Performance measurement, incentives, and alignment
•    Planning and analysis (including strategic planning and budgeting)
•    Strategic cost management
•    Operations, process, management, and innovation
•    Technology enablement (including cloud computing, predictive analytics, etc.)
•    External reporting and disclosures (including sustainability reporting)
•    Business leadership and ethics (including role of Controller, CFO, etc.)
•    Risk management and internal controls

“Established and prospective authors have a wonderful opportunity to publish their work with IMA, joining the organization in its mission of enhancing the management accounting profession,” said Jennifer Ashkenazy, IMA director of research and development. 

To propose a book idea, please send a letter of interest and an abstract to IMA Director of Research & Development Jennifer Ashkenazy at

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 80,000 members in 140 countries and 300 professional and student chapters. Headquartered in Montvale, N.J., USA, IMA provides localized services through its four global regions: The Americas, Asia/Pacific, Europe and Middle East/Africa. For more information about IMA, please visit

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