The FENG Fort Worth, TX Chapter

Next Meeting

When:

07/19/2018 – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)

Where:

BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400


Agenda:

Topic: Body Language

Speaker: Kendall Helfenbein

Presentation:
Kendall Helfenbein is an expert in reading body language and has given many presentations to several different Toastmaster's Clubs, The Dallas CPA Society, The FENG Dallas, The Transition Group at MCG Dallas and other networking groups.

- Kendall will first give an introductory lesson into the basics of Body Language.
- Show that it is part of our Primal Brain and is unconscious and Immediate and Honest.
- You will then be given an overview of rapport building body language sign.
- The audience will break up into pairs and practice body language in a mock CEO interview of a CFO candidate.
- You will leave the meeting with two different people's input on your body language with focus on improvement.
- You will learn what you are doing right and wrong in a job interview to get the job.

Speaker's bio:
Kendall Helfenbein is the former CFO of Romacorp, Inc. (which relocated to Florida from Dallas) which owns and operates (“Franchisor”) the Tony Roma’s Restaurant Chain with locations in over 30 countries Worldwide. Before that he was CFO for 18 years of a group of 15 privately owned companies in Dallas with 630 H&R Block Locations (“Franchisee”) locations and 7,500 employees. He spent the first 10 years out of college in public accounting starting with KPMG. He earned a BBA in Accounting from West Texas A&M, MBA from UTD in 2004 and Masters in Accounting from UTD in 2006. He has been active in the Dallas CPA Society for 30 years and is past VP and Director. He has been active for many years in FEI-Dallas and is currently President Elect. He is also a long time Director of the TSCPA and serves on their “invitation only” Professional Standards Committee. He was DBJ CFO of the Year 2014, DCEO Outstanding CFO of the Year 2015 and named in DCEO “Dallas 500 Business Leaders” in 2016. He has been a member of Toastmasters for over 10 years and has completed over 20 Triathlons to keep in shape. He was featured in FEI’s Financial Executive magazine in 2013 and interviewed for an article in Forbes in 2015 called “Managing the M&A Process as CFO”. He has studied body language for the past 20 years, has given several speeches on the topic.

Directions

www.google.com/maps/search/301%20Commerce%20St.%20%20Suite%202000%20Fort%20Worth,%20TX%2076102

Parking:
- After 5:00 PM parking is free in the parking garage to the facility
- Downtown parking is available


About the Fort Worth, TX Chapter

The chapter currently has 507 members with more than half on the Alumni list (meaning -- employed).

Our meetings begin at 6:00 pm on the third Thursday of each month (except November and December).

Our chapter goals are to:
(1) Develop friendship and support groups within the financial executive community, i.e. Fort Worth FEI Career Management
(2) Support our active members explore new opportunities and
(3) Provide our alumni members with germane information for work.

We welcome all members and any prospective member to our meetings.

Chapter Leadership

Connie McCarty
connie@usbizsell.com
(817) 946-9538
Connie McCarty, CPA, is a principal with Rainwater Business Advisors LLC. She has over 20+ years of experience in Mergers and Acquisitions. She is a CPA and has a BBA in Accounting, BBA in Finance and a Masters in Taxation.

Bob Walker
rbobwalker@gmail.com
(214) 532-1152
Bob is an Investment Advisor with over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. He is a Registered Financial Advisor and Portfolio Manager assisting businesses and individual clients in developing and implementing workable strategies to help them reach their financial objectives.

He was named in Texas Monthly as among the top 7% of advisors in Texas, and in the top 3% in Dallas for the past six consecutive years by Five Star Wealth Manager.

Bob began his career at Arthur Young, CPAs, and was an international banker for 15 years at a major money center bank in charge of Europe and the Middle East. He has been a CFO at several companies. As a former accountant and CFO, Bob’s distinctive qualifications and experience work to help improve his clients’ positions. He is a graduate of the Thunderbird Graduate School and Northern Arizona University. He holds a Masters Degree in International Management and Business Administration.

Future Meetings

08/16/2018
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400

09/20/2018
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400

10/18/2018
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400


11/15/2018
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400


12/13/2018
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
BDO Fort Worth Office
Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce Street, Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone 817-738-2400


For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Connie McCarty
connie@usbizsell.com
(817) 946-9538

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