The Austin CPA Chapter hosted its eighth Free CPE Expo for members only on June 23, 2014. There were approximately 150 members present at the Frank Fickett Scouting & Service Center.

Special thanks must be given to our speakers who did not receive any sort of compensation for their presentations. Our lineup included:

Lisa Bargsley, CPA
Sage Speaking, LLC
Thinking – A Best Practice

David P. Zander, CFP
Back Nine Financial, LLC
Social Security Optimization

Carl Kleimann
Health Care Reform and Tax Implications for the Small/Medium Business Owner

Amar Rama, MS CS, MBA
Kickdrum Technology Group
Ensuring the Most Secure Way to Transfer Client Files

This event would not have been possible without the financial assistance of our sponsors:

Becker Professional Education

BenefitMall: Payroll & Employee Benefits

Business Bank of Texas, NA

Income & Wealth Advisors LLC

Mcliff Coffee + Vending  and  MiMart Self-Service Markets
provided refreshments for this year’s Expo.

Hopefully many of you visited their tables and thanked them for their generosity.

A few Austin CPA Chapter members assisted the day of the event. Jennifer Brown introducted speakers and kept time for them. Carol Boyd, John Pearce and Diana Sullivan also introduced speakers. We are extremely fortunate to have members like them to help us out.

Eighth Free CPE Expo for Members Only

Mcliff Coffee + Vending and MiMart Self-Service Markets brought all of this with them (and more) for our members to use. It was a huge hit! If you need any sort of vending service or a new set-up for an employee break room, please contact them today.

Eighth Free CPE Expo for Members Only

Deb Alvarado with Becker Professional Education has been a long-time friend of the Austin CPA Chapter. Don’t forget to get your online CPE through Becker!

Eighth Free CPE Expo for Members Only

Business Bank of Texas, NA has also been a friend of the Austin CPA Chapter for many years. If your business or business clients need any sort of banking service, you need to contact them today!

Eighth Free CPE Expo for Members Only

Saundra Gray from BenefitMall: Payroll & Employee Benefits is pictured here speaking with a couple chapter members. If you’re looking for payroll or have other benefits needs, you’ll want to contact Saundra.

Eighth Free CPE Expo for Members Only

Income & Wealth Advisors LLC also sponsored this year’s Expo. We greatly appreciate their representative Mike Massey for being at our event.