Happy Holidays from FEI! FEI's offices will be closed through Jan. 1, opening again on Jan. 2, 2012.
Check out some of our recent blog posts and other news on our website for reminders of upcoming comment deadlines on some FASB, IASB, SEC, PCAOB and COSO proposals, and other news of interest. (Check out some breaking news announced today, at the bottom of this post.)
Please note we will not be emailing blog posts during the holiday break, but you can follow our RSS feed or follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/feiblog in addition to checking back to our main blog page, www.financialexecutives.org/blog, to check for new posts or review the archive.
FEI staff endeavor to bring best-in-class networking, educational, advocacy and other programming for our members and guests at our programs throughout the year, and we look forward to bringing you more exciting programs in 2012!
A few photos from the FEI Holiday Party follow. (Photo credits: Wilma Mendez Bernardo.) This year's party had a Carribean theme, and another hotly contested FEI trivia contest. FEI's entire staff wishes our members and colleagues Happy Holidays to you and your families.
Left to Right: Anissa Joseph, Executive Assistant, and Marie Hollein, President and CEO of FEI.
L to R: Lisa Korzeniowski, Meeting Planner, lead coordinator of this year's holiday party, and Rudy Katzenberger, Chair of the FEI Activities Team
L to R: Doug Hoekstra, Senior Associate, Marketing & Communications, Tom Thompson, Senior Associate, Research (check out the FERF blog!), and Lili DeVita, Vice President, Marketing & Communications.
Jim Eagen, Director of Professional Development and Conferences, with two outgoing staff members from our membership department, Krista Sackman and Jackie Major.
L to R: Lorraine Malonza, Director, Accounting Policy and Financial Research, Maria Zadravac, Manager, Meetings and Administration, Accounting Policy and Financial Research, and Wilma Mendez Bernardo, Manager, Conferences.
L to R: We take our FEI Trivia Games Seriously!! Jackie Major, Lili DeVita, Nancy Ehlers, Manager, Professional Development, and Paul Chase, Vice President and CFO.
L to R: Our I.T. Team!! Max Zhang, Senior Programmer, Dan McDevitt, Web Developer, Stu Williams, Manager, Web Services, and Mark Steele, Vice President, IT and Web Services.
NOTE: Some breaking news announced today by FASB:
FASB Defers Certain Aspects of Comprehensive Income Accounting Standards Update
Financial Accounting Foundation Extends Deadline for Applying To Participate in Private Company Accounting Standards Roundtables