Tuesday, March 20

Event Location: Omni Royal Orleans Hotel

8:30 - 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast and Table Top Exhibits

Enjoy a continental breakfast and visit with the conference sponsors.

9:00 - 10:15 AM

Ensuring Compliance Through Tracking

CFOs and controllers shoulder the burden to meet the ever-changing and expanding requirements of compliance in financial reporting. This session identifies best practices and essential deadlines to help you successfully monitor compliance and stay on track.

Eileen Sarris, CPA, CHAE is CFO at The Field Club.

10:15 - 10:30 AM

Beverage Break

Enjoy refreshments while networking with your colleagues and conference sponsors.

10:30 - 11:45 AM

Financing Club Improvements

Today's club finance professional walks a tightrope in the workplace -- balancing equally important responsibilities to safeguard assets and meet the expectations of their membership. This session centers on developing an effective capital plan. Learn how to define a project and its purpose, determine the costs involved and resources needed, organize to expertly meet expectations, and bring it all to a successful conclusion.

James Hankowski, CPA is partner at Condon O'Meara McGinty & Donnelly, LLP. Frank Vain is president at McMahon Group, Inc.

11:45 - 1:15 PM

Networking Lunch

1:15 - 2:30 PM

How Much do You Really Pay for "Free" Social Media?

In this world, nothing is free -- and that includes social media. Social media is now critical to a company's success when it comes to marketing and promoting business. However, effective social media campaigns demand a significant investment of both time and money. Attend this session to discover just how expensive "free" can be.

Frank Wolfe is CEO at Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals.

2:30 - 2:45 PM

Beverage Break

Enjoy refreshments while networking with your colleagues and conference sponsors.

2:45 - 4:00 PM

Club Open Forum

Immerse yourself in a high-level discussion of interesting club topics and issues that matter most to today's club professionals. From new accounting standards to club closings, everything is on the (round) table for discussion. This lively and informative session is the perfect way to cap off the first ever annual Club Summit.

John Daum, CPA is partner at Condon O’Meara McGinty & Donnelly LLP.
Philip Newman, CPA is partner at RSM US LLP.