March 20,2018 Chapter Meeting with Allen Mistysyn, The Sherwin-Williams Company

Keynote Presentation

Keynote Speakers: Allen J. Mistysyn, Senior VP – Finance, and Chief Financial Officer of The Sherwin-Williams Company

Developing and Managing Strategy in the current environment

Allen J. Mistysyn is Senior Vice President – Finance and Chief Financial Officer of The Sherwin-Williams Company, effective January 1, 2017. Sherwin Williams is a $15.8 billion global leader in the paint and coatings industry.

Mr. Mistysyn began his employment with The Sherwin-Williams Company in 1990. Over this 27-year career span Al has held a variety of operational and corporate financial leadership positions. Prior to his current assignment, he served as Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller from May 2010 to December 2016.  Mr. Mistysyn also served in a variety of financial roles in several of our Divisions.

Mr. Mistysyn is an active member of his community, alumni associations and various professional organizations. He is also a member of the Cleveland Zoological Society Board of Trustees.

Mr. Mistysyn holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance with a minor in Economics from The Pennsylvania State University, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University.

Professional Development Session

Presented by Hylant

“Redefining Risk Management as a Financial Tool”

Presented by:  Kip Irle, Practice Leader, Alternative Risk Solutions

Event Details/Registration

Date: March 20, 2018

Time:

  • 4:00pm – Professional Development Session
  • 5:00pm – Networking Reception
  • 6:00pm – Keynote Presentation

Location: The Union Club of Cleveland

 

February 20,2018 Chapter Meeting with John Gordon, President & Founder, Ultimate Air Shuttle

Keynote Presentation

Keynote Speakers: John Gordon, President & Founder, Ultimate Air Shuttle

John was born and raised in Akron, Ohio where after high school, pursued further education at Kent State University until drafted in 1969. He served with the Navy Seabees for six years and then continued education at Spartan School of Aeronautics, Tulsa, OK, completing his Commercial, Instrument, Multi Engine, Flight Instructor, Instrument Flight Instructor and Multi Engine Flight Instruction Certificates.

John worked with Akron Aviation Company, a Cessna Aircraft Dealership, through spring 1984 and then started Gordon Air Management Corporation, which became Ultimate Jet in 2003.

In 2001, John began operating DO328 Jet aircraft on the Company’s FAR part 135 operating certificate using the “Ultimate Jetcharters” name. The 30 passenger capacity and cost/performance advantages of the Do328 Jet opened an untapped market demand for corporate shuttles, group charters, college sport team movement, casino junkets, oil industry support, and scheduled city pair public charter flights.  As a result, the Company entered a period of growth where revenues grew from $3 million in 2004 to $28.5 million in 2015.

Join us at our February Chapter Meeting where John will share the challenges of business air travel and how Ultimate Air Shuttle is addressing the existing and future needs of business travelers.

Professional Development Session

Presented by Plante Moran

Topic: “Data Analytics:  Finding Value within the Hype”

Speaker: Chris Moshier, Senior Manager, Plante Moran

As the analytics hype cycle accelerates, many organizations struggle gaining a practical understanding of its value. This presentation will demonstrate the value through real-world experiences.

Event Details/Registration

Date: February 20, 2018

Time:

  • 4:00pm – Professional Development Session
  • 5:00pm – Networking Reception
  • 6:00pm – Keynote Presentation

Location: The Union Club of Cleveland

(complimentary valet parking available at the Union Club)

 

Thursday, January 18, 2018 – Professional Development Breakfast Session presented by KPMG

 

Professional Development Session

Presented by KPMG

“Finance of the Future”

Dennis Barberic Jr., Director Management Consulting, KPMG

Today’s finance function is being disrupted through internal and external factors resulting in the need for the modern CFO to reset focus with a new finance agenda.  The Finance of the Future looks at disruption factors and discusses a go-forward agenda to meet market place demands while mitigating organizational risk.

Event Details/Registration

Date: Thursday, January 18, 2017

Time:

  • 7:30am-8:00am – Breakfast and Networking
  • 8:00am – Professional Development Session
  • 9:00am – Adjourn

Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton
5800 Rockside Woods Blvd
Independence, OH

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November 21, 2017- Chapter Meeting with Federal Reserve Economist – Dr. Joel Elvery

Keynote Presentation

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Joel Elvery, Economist, Federal Reserve Bank

Joel Elvery is an economist in the External Outreach and Regional Analytics Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Dr. Elvery’s primary fields of interest are labor, public, and urban economics. He also specializes in applied econometrics, which involves studying economic models and using statistical trials to calculate future trends. His current work focuses on the regional economy in the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia.

Prior to joining the Bank in 2013, Dr. Elvery was an assistant professor in the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University. Before that, he held the position of research economist at the Bureau of Labor Statistics in Washington, DC. He also worked as a social science analyst at the US Census Bureau’s Center for Economic Studies.

Dr. Elvery holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He earned his MA and PhD in economics from the University of Maryland.

Professional Development Session

Presented by Tristate Capital

“Managing Short term Liquidity a Rising Rate Environment.”

Victor Capozzolo, Senior Vice President/Treasury and Liquidity Solutions Manager with TriState Capital Bank.

Victor’s presentation will review the impact of regulatory reform on short term liquidity, cash management considerations and prompt ideas for investment policy review.

Event Details/Registration

Date: Tuesday, November 21 2017

Time:

  • 4:00pm – Professional Development Session
  • 5:00pm – Networking Reception
  • 6:00pm – Keynote Address

Location: The Union Club of Cleveland 

(complimentary valet parking available at the Union Club)

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