Showing posts from August, 2017

September Luncheon Presentation

Thursday, September 21, 2017 11:45am "Park & Recreate - Work-Leisure Life Balance"
Todd Davis, Director
Be Scottsdale Fit 
Todd Davis will share his years of experience in the field of leisure, recreation and community service and how that impacts people's quality of life. He will confront the increasing busyness of "life" and share tips on how to make and take time for fun as well as how sports, hobbies & community service help our emotional and physical "well-being".

See more details and register here. Where:  DoubleTree Suites - 320 N 44th Street Phoenix AZ  85008

Young Construction Financial Professionals* (YCFP)

Remaining 2017 Events:
September 13th- YCFP Happy Hour at Culinary Dropout in Tempe (4-6PM)November 10th- YCFP Quarterly meeting & Strategic Planning (3-5PM)-       Location TBDDecember 2nd- YCFP holiday event (11AM-1PM)- Location TBDEmail Danielle Puente for details and to sign up. *Our Young Construction Financial Professionals are a group of CFMA members under the age of 40 who coordinate meetings and events for their younger age group.

CFMA Valley of the Sun Golf Classic

Only 10 Days Left of Early Bird Sponsor Pricing! 2017 Tournament:  Wednesday, November 8, 2017  View the sponsorship opportunities here. Visit the CFMA VoS Golf page for additional information.

2017 CFMA Southwest Regional Conference

The San Diego, Orange County, Valley of the Sun, Las Vegas, Inland Empire and Albuquerque CFMA chapters have joined together to provide our 3rd Annual CFMA Southwest Regional Conference.  Together, we are committed to delivering the best networking, education, and training experience of any kind in the field of construction accounting and finance.
Conference Location: Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa 11011 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89135
Important Dates: 9.1.17- Room Block Deadline 9.10.17- Registration Deadline
Member Non-Member
 Regular:  $345.00 $420.00
More information and registration:

Thirsty Thursdays - Work Hard, Play Harder!

Thirsty Thursdays - Work Hard, Play Harder! Select Thursdays in September, October and November As social committee co-chairs Cliff and I are committed to forging a stronger member network within the Valley of the Sun chapter by organizing valuable face-to-face encounters with other members and relevant people within the construction industry.  We want to increase the strength of our chapter and foster more meaningful relationships. 
Our goal is to make networking convenient and enjoyable again by hosting events that take place in your neck of the woods right after work during the week so you can easily drop in on the way home while still in work mode. 
We are kicking it off with four scheduled Happy Hours below which will be strategically located in different parts of the Valley to make it more convenient for those members who live and work outside of the City. 

Please plan on joining us for one or ALL of the events.
Cost is $15/person and includes two drin…

"Take Me Out To The Ball Game...."

Join your CFMA friends on Friday, September 22nd to watch the Arizona Diamonbacks vs. the Miami Marlins baseball game!

Tickets are $36 each for All You Can Eat seats.

Bring family & friends - all are welcome!
Register here....

Walk for A Cause!

The annual UMOM Walk for Homeless families is approaching.  CFMA is participating again and will donate $500 if the chapter raises $1,000. 

The walk is being held at the Phoenix Zoo on Saturday September 23rd.  

Early bird registration is still in effect:  $25/adults, $20/students and children 2 and under are free.  Pricing will increase after September 8th.

Visit the event posting on the chapter website for additional information and a link to sign up.

Women of VoS CFMA Happy Hour

Join fellow females in the construction finance profession to network with one another, provide mentoring opportunities for younger and more established females within the profession, and of course enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers. $35 per person will include two drink tickets, appetizers and parking.
Feel free to invite other non-member female associates within your Organization to join the fun.
September 7, 2017 at the Hearth 61-Mountain Shadows Resort

You can register here.

Early Registration Ends August 25 for the AGC/CFMA Construction Financial Management Conference

Earn up to 20.5 CPE Credits This three-day conference is filled with 34 interactive sessions, covering the latest industry issues and their financial implications. Sessions are delivered group-live and are at intermediate, overview, and update program levels. There are no prerequisites or advanced preparation required. Get the Latest Information On:
•    Construction Market Trends
•    Financial Accounting Standards Board
•    Surety, Financial, and Credit Markets
•    Change Order and Claims Management
•    Federal Acquisition Regulations
•    Construction Taxes
•    Strategies for Economic Conditions
•    Business Real Estate Management
•    Ethics and Fraud Who Should Attend?
Owners, Chief Financial Officers, Controllers, Treasurers, Certified Public Accountants, Auditors, Consultants, Bankers, Sureties, and others interested in the construction industry will greatly benefit from this conference.

Register Here Today!

27th Annual CFMA VoS Golf Classic Sponsorship Opportunities are Now Available!


2017 VoS CFMA Golf Tournament

Join us Wednesday, November 8th at the Orange Tree Resort for a fun morning of golf. Shotgun start, prizes for top 3 finishers in 3 flights. Registration begins at 6:00 am, tournament starts at 7:30 am. Proceeds are invested back into the construction industry and benefit construction management students and construction industry financial professionals by providing scholarships for college students and first time attendees to the CFMA annual conference. Thank you for playing and for your generosity and support of CFMA, Valley of the Sun Chapter. We are seeking sponsors as well as players. Thank you for your consideration. For more information: