Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

BST & Co. to host seminar on leveraging the new lease accounting standard for CFOs and controllers



ALBANY, New York, September 16, 2019 – BST & Co. CPAs, LLP, one of the Capital Region’s leading financial and management consulting firms, invites chief financial officers and controllers to an interactive panel discussion on how to extract value and manage the cost and complexity of implementing the new lease accounting standard. The discussion will be held on Thursday, September 26 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Wolferts Roost Country Club in Albany.

Due to the complexity of implementation, the Financial Accounting Standards Board is considering delaying the effective date of the new lease accounting standard. The program will provide an overview of technology available to streamline the data collection, accounting and financial reporting process. Real estate lease administration and equipment financing experts will also discuss how to leverage lease accounting data to optimize lease terms and reduce financing and operating costs. Attendees will be eligible to earn two hours of CPE credit.

“The implementation of the new lease accounting standard is costly and complex. Our panel of accounting and leasing experts will share their experiences in helping clients navigate this process and create value from the data collection,” said BST & Co. Managing Partner Ron Guzior. “Attendees will also have the opportunity to have their questions answered directly by professionals from BST, Cresa and Key Equipment Finance.”

The panel of presenters includes:

Beth van Bladel, CPA, Director, CFO for Hire, Division of BST & Co.
Zac Conley, CCIM, Managing Principal, Cresa
Michael Hetchkop, Principal, Lease Forensics & Enforcement, Cresa
Mark Hoffman, Vice President, Key Equipment Finance

The event is free to attend and will include a complimentary breakfast. Registration is required. To register, visit http://www.bstco.com/putting-theory-practice/.

CAP COM Federal Credit Union has hired Becky Daniels as the credit union’s Director of Community Engagement. She will bring a depth of experience in her role on the Community Relations team lead by Susan Rosko Fogarty, CAP COM’s Chief Relationship Officer. Daniels will oversee community relations efforts consisting of CAP COM School Banking, CAP…
The Eastwick Press LLC is beginning it's fourth year since its rebirth on July 7, 2017. We pledge to continue to move forward with out goal of providing community news for Rensselaer County. We are also proud to say our Grafton office will be a pick up site for the Rensselaer County free lunch and snack program for the summer, starting July 13.…
Due to growth, Pinnacle Human Resources, LLC has moved its headquarters from 90 State Street to 418 Broadway in downtown Albany, NY. In business since 2009, Pinnacle HR has experienced steady growth over the years, landing #14 in Albany Business Review’s Fastest Growing Companies list. They currently have offices in Albany, Saratoga Springs, and…
Jul
14
This course is designed to have participants reflect on and recognize the impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on our work teams and workplace interactions…
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. EST
Aug
17
Join us for a day of clubs, carts & connections at The Country Club of Troy! Start practicing your swing!  The Chamber's 2020 Annual Golf Classic will…
Two Flights; A.M. & P.M. Start Times - More Info TBA Soon
Sep
17
2020 Award Recipients To Be Announced Soon! An evening honoring outstanding examples of philanthropic giving and citizenship. For more than 25 years, the …
5:30 p.m. Networking & Cocktail Reception; 6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony & Dinner