The FENG Charleston, SC Chapter

Next Meeting

When:

03/26/2019 – 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM (Reserve a spot at this event)

Where:

Charleston Job Club Conference Call

Phone Number:
United States +1 218-339-7800
Access code 464 5103

Agenda:

Activity/Time (Minutes):
- Chair/Co-Chair Introductions/2
- Member - Report Outs/Updates/15
- Discussion - Job Opportunities: Job Boards, Company Site Alerts, Etc./5
- Member Support Dialog: Resume' Review, Interview Techniques/Approaches/etc./5
- Follow-Up Items - Next Meeting/ 2
- Chair/Co-Chair Closing Comments/1

Directions


About the Charleston, SC Chapter

The chapter in Charleston has over 300 professionals with more than half on the Alumni list (meaning -- employed or they have landed and are with a new employer). Our objective is to support each other, share leads and discuss general intelligence about the market. If you are available we'd love to have you attend -- dress is "job interview" attire, or "dressy" business casual.

Please check website for day of the week as they alternate month to month on Tuesday or Wednesday for 2019.

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard
Plantation Board Room or section of the Ballroom
North Charleston, SC 29418

Sponsor - January through March:
Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG)

Charleston Chapter Chair:
Jim Doucher
james@jdoucher.com
(972) 922-1478

The Charleston Chapter Job Club will meet weekly via teleconference.

Charleston Chapter Job Club Chairs:
Chuck Troiani
palmettowvo@yahoo.com
(843) 814-4546
and
Melissa Piasecki
mpiasecki119@gmail.com
(908) 672-5496

Chapter Leadership

Jim Doucher
james@jdoucher.com
(972) 922-1478
James is a Green Card-carrying Canadian. He is a CPA, CMA who moved to Dallas TX in August 2011 and subsequently to Charleston SC in August 2016.

James has just launched his own consulting practice (James Doucher Consulting – www.jdoucher.com) offering Outsourced CFO Services. James Doucher Consulting exists to solve the critical issues facing your organization.

Providing a broad range of services and solutions to help facilitate change, achieve your vision and optimize performance and productivity. Looking for a Trusted Advisor with International Finance & Operations experience from a diverse range of industries – from entertainment to construction to manufacturing to consumer goods? Let James help with Strategy, IT Systems, Reporting, Budgeting, Costing, and fast-approaching changes to the Revenue Recognition guidelines.

James enjoys spending his free time with his wife (Sue) and two daughters (Ella, 12 and Maya, 10).
Chuck Troiani
palmettowvo@yahoo.com
(843) 814-4546
2018 Senior Financial Executive of the year - awarded by the CFO Council of Charleston, South Carolina - mid-size companies.

Senior level financial professional/executive with over 32 years of experience, 25 years in various manufacturing industries. Effective problem-solver and researcher with exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills and an understanding of risks, controls, audit techniques and concepts. Ability to demonstrate leadership through deliberate actions that deliver results.

Executive/Professional Persona; https://youtu.be/gGiajcJOR5w

Career Highlights:
- Key individual in the start-up of an Aerospace Composite manufacturing operation in Ladson, South Carolina.
- Provided leadership, influence, and direction to implement the Epicor ERP system, establish documented business processes, train employees and establish the Finance and Accounting business practices and procedures at TIGHitco, Inc.
- Ability to manage complex projects; managed the installation of major pieces of equipment (i.e., $1.6M autoclave, etc.).
- Proven track record in coaching and mentoring to align the unlimited capabilities of human capital to yield results.
- Experience in developing commercial lease contract and long term agreements.
Melissa Piasecki
mpiasecki119@gmail.com
(908) 672-5496
Tom Hall
TomHall-FENG@outlook.com
(212) 933-4944
TOM HALL ... Iron Crest Partners LLC (COOs ... CFOs WITHOUT BORDERS) is a business, finance, accounting, treasury, internal audit and financial reporting consortium of seasoned Subject Matter Expert (SME) executives. We served as a consultants and certified instructors in IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for large and medium size Financial Services and Media Entities in New York since 2004.

Tom is a Board Director and Managing Director for "IRON CREST PARTNERS" in New York City (with offices in London, Tokyo, Cincinnati and Charleston also); Our SMEs focus on Risk Management, Cyber-security, Internal Audit Outsourcing, Compliance and Modernization consulting.

Tom is the CFO for PEPPER LLC, a CLOUD based technology for Alternative Asset Management, based at 48 Wall Street in New York City. He serves as a Board Advisor for "The Daily Shot BRIEF; a daily e-newsletter on Global Macro Events that has 30 thousand subscribers in 90 countries.

He has 30+ years industry experience as a finance executive working with companies including World Gold Council, American Stock Transfer & Trust LLC, Marathon Petroleum Company, Marathon Oil Company, AIG, Atlantic Savings Bank, GSO Capital Partners (Member of The Blackstone Group), U.S. Steel Corporation and American Lawyer Media, Inc.; and seven years in public accounting, including KPMG.

Positions held include COO, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller, Treasurer and Chief Audit Executive. He is a Former Adjunct Assistant Professor at NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (NYU) specializing in IFRS and financial statement analysis instruction. He is a Member of The New York Audit Directors Roundtable of The Institute of Internal Auditors.

Currently Chair of the FENG's New York and Tokyo Chapters and Co-Chair of the Risk Management SIG and Media SIG. Tom is a CGMA, CPA, MBA and IFRS Certified; and an alumnus of the University of Illinois, University of Toledo and Columbia University in New York.

Tom Hall – CPA, CGMA, MBA, IFRS
TomHall@IronCrestPartners.com
www.IronCrestPartners.com
p. 212.933.4944

Future Meetings

04/17/2019
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, Plantation Board Room
North Charleston, SC 29418

05/14/2019
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, Plantation Board Room
North Charleston, SC 29418

06/19/2019
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, Plantation Board Room
North Charleston, SC 29418


For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Chuck Troiani
palmettowvo@yahoo.com
(843) 814-4546

OUR SPONSORS:

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