The Newsletter of the IMA Canton Chapter

November  2016

Jeff Walters, President
Cullen Bahler, Editor

In this issue:

This Month's Technical Sessions

Annual Controller’s Workshop

Webinar Schedule

IMA Technical Sessions

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Please join Us!

November 15 |  5:00 - 8:00 pm
Kozmo’s Grille: 37 1st St SW, Massillon OH 44647 (directions)

Reservation Deadline: Friday, November 11

Pre-Dinner Technical Session (5:00 - 6:00 pm)
Employee Benefit Plan Corrections -
When good plans go bad

Presented by Cindy Mitchell, CPA, Senior Manager, Taxation Services, Bober, Markey, Fedorovich & Company

After-Dinner Technical Session (7:00 - 8:00 pm)
The Salvation Army
Presented by Salvation Army Staff

click here for more information about the speakers

click here to register


Please note: Change in December meeting date.

Because our normal meeting date for December falls very close to the Christmas holiday, we have decided to move the meeting date up to the second Tuesday for the month of December. Please mark your calendars for December 13 as the date for our December regular meeting.



Cleveland East Chapter of IMA Annual Controller’s Workshop

The Cleveland East Chapter of IMA is holding their Annual Controller’s Workshop on Friday, November 18, 2016 in Beachwood, OH.

This is a one day seminar for Controllers, CPAs, CMAs, CFMs and Accountants interested in staying up to date on topics of interest and new rules and regulations.

This year’s program qualifies for 8 hours of CPE and will feature the following topics:

Register today at 

Workshop Cost is $125 per person.

Each registrant will receive a copy of the Mr. Excel XL book.

For questions on the workshop, please contact Sandy Brenner at 216-839-7288 or

Webinar Schedule

You will earn CMA and CPE credits when you attend any live webinar. Replay webinars are available in the archive but do not earn credits. Advance registration is recommended—IMA webinars are popular and fill up quickly.

The CFO's Guide to Better Budgeting in Excel
November 10, 2016
1:00 - 2:00 pm EDT

Interpersonal Communications
November 15, 2016
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

The Definitive Guide to Sales-Tax Compliance
November 29, 2016
1:00-2:00 pm EDT

Putting the "A" back into FP&A
December 7, 2016
1:00-2:00 pm EDT

Register for Any Webinar


Mark Your Calendar:
Join Us at IMA Technical Sessions

2016-2017 tech sessions will be held at Kozmo's Grille with the exceptions noted below. There are two hour-long sessions beginning at 5:00 and 7:00 and dinner in between.

  • November 15
  • December 13
  • January 17

Cost for dinner is $30 regardless of the location. Please look for invite emails with registration information prior to each meeting.


• Social/Networking at 4:45 pm

• Pre-Dinner Technical Session at 5:00

• Dinner at 6:00 pm

• Post-Dinner Technical Session at 7:00 pm

More info:


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