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NY Nonprofit Seminar Series: Maximizing the Audit Experience – Advice from Audit Partners

Event type:  Seminar
Date:  March 22, 2018
Time:  4:00PM EST-7:00PM EST


32 Old Clip, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10005

Cost:  Complimentary

Many nonprofit organizations approach the audit process each year as a tedious and disruptive project with the goal of just getting to the audit report. What CFOs, controllers and other finance staff may not realize is that some additional effort during annual audit is a smart investment and can actually help the organization become more effective at achieving its mission. If embraced as a key business partner, the external auditor can be a tremendous resource and help the organization better understand accounting standards and changing regulations, improve operational efficiency, and leverage complex finance tools and opportunities.

Join Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman for our second program in the New York nonprofit seminar series focused on getting the most out of your organization’s annual audit. Our nonprofit experts will provide participants with tips and best practices to maximize their audit experience and provide hints on how take advantage of the auditor’s advisory capabilities. Participants will come away with new strategies to better prepare for their next annual audit and get the most out of the process.

At the conclusion of the seminar, join us for networking and cocktails with other nonprofit colleagues.

The seminar will be presented by Nonprofit Audit Partners Andreas A. Alexandrou, CPA and Walt B. Derengowski, CPA, CFE, and Senior Manager Elinor Litwack, CPA.

Additional Program Details
Learning Objective: To provide participants with a better understanding of the annual audit process and how to leverage it to improve the organization.
Instructional Delivery Methods: Group Live
Recommended CPE: 1.5
Recommended Fields of Study: Audit
Prerequisites: None Required
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Basic
Course Registration Requirements: None
Refund Policy: No fee is required to participate in this session.
Cancellation Policy: In the event that the presentation is cancelled or rescheduled, participants will be contacted immediately with details.
Complaint Resolution Policy: Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman is committed to our seminar participants’ 100% satisfaction and will make every reasonable effort to resolve complaints as quickly as possible. Please contact with any concerns.

Presenters:  Andreas A. Alexandrou
Elinor Litwack
Walt B. Derengowski

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