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  • 2024-04-10 Chapter Meeting: Your path to profitability


    In today's fast-paced business world, the role of the CFO has evolved beyond traditional financial management to become a key strategic leader within organizations. This presentation explores how CFOs utilize the integration of financial and operational data. By combining information from various sources such as financial statements, operational and customer data, CFOs can uncover valuable insights into what drives performance, and foster collaboration across different departments.  By embracing this convergence of data, CFOs are empowered to guide their organizations towards sustainable growth in today's competitive marketplace.

    With over 20 years of experience, Mr. Talavera is a seasoned consultant specializing in transportation companies' financial and operational optimization. He founded Freight Network IQ, an emerging company in enhancing efficiency and growth for transportation enterprises. As an Arrowhead Enterprise Advisor at New Mexico State University, he mentors future business leaders. Previously, he served as CFO for Stagecoach and Sky Transportation Services, overseeing finance, revenue, and growth strategies. 

    Location:                 Phoenix Palace, 1501 E. Yandell Dr. El Paso, TX79902 (corner of Yandell & Langtry)

    Cost:                        $10 non-member; free for El Paso Chapter members

    Reservations:  by April 8
    Payment method:  C
    heck payable to IMA El Paso Chapter or Cash.  Questions: contact IMA Treasurer                                  (                                 

    For more information regarding refund, concern, and program cancellation policies, please contact our chapter treasurer.

    Field of study of this presentation is Special Knowledge & Applications with group live presentation.  No prerequisite is required.

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