IMA ATLANTA WINS ANOTHER BANNER!!
The Atlanta Chapter Placed 9th Overall in the Stevenson Division FY2012-13.
The Stevenson Division is comprised of the 87 largest IMA Chapters.
Your attendance and support kept us in the top 10% globally!
Congratulations BOD and Members!
CONGRATULATIONS MEF SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
The Atlanta Chapter of the IMA is proud to announce the winners of the Memorial
Education Fund Scholarship. The winners receive a one year student IMA membership
and CMA examination fees paid by the Chapter. Congratulations to all!
ASSISTANCE REQUESTED FOR ACADEMIC STUDY
Our friends at Georgia Southern Request Help on a Study!
Professor Tim Cairney, on the faculty of Georgia Southern University and an IMA
member, is conducting a study to publish on the movement of businesses to BYOD
(Bring Your Own Device) policies at companies. If your organization has
implemented BYOD or has discussed it in the past year, regardless of whether it was
implemented or not, please take a minute to contact tcairney@georgiasouthern.
edu and offer help. Professor Cairney is seeking information on the decision factors
that led to adoption or rejection of BYOD
2013-14 OFFICERS ELECTED
The Chapter Officers for the Fiscal year beginning July 1 have been elected! Please lend
your support to making it another banner year, and feel free to contact them with
suggestions or comments.
Don Spears- President
Herbert Root- Past President
Peter Nicolay- VP Communications
Connor Pinson-VP Membership
Herbert Root- Secretary
Larry Loyd- Regional Council Delegate
MEETINGS AND EVENTS
May 23th, 11:45am to 1:30pm, Lunch Meeting, Controller's Panel, "Real World
Controllership." At the offices of Arnall, Golden and Gregory. Details and registration
June 18th, 5:30-8PM, Dinner Meeting, Topic TBA, at Villa Christina. Details will be
posted when topic is announced. Register here.
June 22nd-26th is the IMA 94th Annual National Convention and Exposition,
with the usual full slate of networking and professional education opportunities. Even
More exciting, this year the Convention will be held in New Orleans, well within driving
distance of most of our Gulf South Chapters. Registration begins January 28th.
Please see the Conference Website for details.
The UGA Continuing Ed Division is following up it's successful launch of CMA Exam
Prep courses. Part I started in February with strong attendance, and now
registration is open for the latest course dates on the Website. The dates are:
Wednesdays, July 17 – October 2, 2013
6:00p.m. – 9:00p.m.
Saturdays, September 7 – November 16, 2013
9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
There are 12 new positions available on the jobs board
Law Firm Administrator (NEW!)
Financial Analyst (2)
Senior Manager, Procurement Analytics & Administration
Assistant Controller (2)
Director of Corporate Accounting
Finance Manager (2)
See the details on the Jobs page HERE.