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Financial Executive of the Year Awards

Financial Executive of the Year Awards


Thursday, May. 22, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM


York College of Pennsylvania 441 Country Club Road York, PA 17403 Directions

Each year, the Business Journal recognizes the contributions that financial officers make to their companies, industries and communities in its annual Financial Executive of the Year Awards.

The finalists have been announced and tickets are on sale!

Date: Thursday, May 22, 2014
Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: York College of Pennsylvania, Waldner Performing Arts Center
{441 Country Club Road, York PA 17403}
Basic Agenda: Networking Time, Heavy Hors d'oeuvres, Open Bar, and Awards Program.
Attire: Business or Semi-Formal (Cocktail)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 14, 2014
No refunds after May 19, 2014.

(listed in alphabetical order within their categories)

Private Company (revenues up to $25 million)

Frank Conte, CLU, ChFC
Conte Wealth Advisors, LLC

Susan Long
ARRO Consulting, Inc.

Robert Snyder
Gunn-Mowery, LLC

Private Company (revenues over $25 million)

Bruce R. Berg, CPA
Wickersham Construction & Engineering, Inc.

Pam Chelden, CPA
TBB Global Logistics

Jim Hileman, MBA
Kalas Manufacturing, Inc.

James Rothenberger, CPA, MBA
Thermacore, Inc.

Nonprofit Organization (revenues up to $60 million)

Mark Knecht
CURE International

Ruth Koup
Dress for Success South Central PA

Susan B. Smith
York County Heritage Trust

Nonprofit Organization (revenues over $60 million)

Nancy J. Hammonds
PinnacleHealth System

David S. Walker
Messiah College

Wayne Zolko
Penn State Hershey

Government / School District / Municipality

Jeffrey Logan
Department of Environmental Protection

Gary L. Myers
Susquehanna Township

Community Service Award

Vicki Deloatch
Lebanon Family Health Services

Chris Frampton
Frampton Kimmel Group

Kerwin L. Stetler
Pyramid Construction Services, Inc.

Growth Specialist Award

Todd Lammert
Harley-Davidson Motor Company

Barbara S. Persun
RLS Construction Group

Douglas B. Springer
Burnham Holdings, Inc.

John W. Swygert, Jr.
Ollie's Bargain Outlet, Inc.

Mark A. Zody
Metro Bank

Lifetime Achievement Award
Drew Hostetter, Retired
Susquehanna Bancshares

Click here for the downloadable registration form.

Contact Information

Jamie Mowery 1500 Paxton St. Harrisburg, PA 17104 Phone: 717-236-4300 Fax: 717-236-6803

Past Program Highlights

CFO of the Year 2013 Digital Highlights

CFO of the Year 2013 Digital Highlights
Click on the image on the left to view highlights from the 2013 CFO of the Year Awards.

CFO of the Year 2013 Publication

CFO of the Year 2013 Publication
Behind the scenes of every successful business is a financial executive who helped the company get there. While these CFOs rarely get the proper recognition, our CFO of the Year Awards program does just that. From small nonprofit organizations to private companies, get acquainted with the individuals who have been contributing to Central Pennsylvania's economic growth and stability.


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