TECH PARK ACADEMY | From first to 15th: the finances of hiring made easy
How do you know when to hire an employee? What if it's your first employee ever? Knowing when and how to hire should be strategic, but it can be a daunting task to undertake. Vanessa Graham of VGraham, LLC is coming to tell you all about how to approach the hiring process whether it's your first employee or your seventy-fifth. She's coming equipped with 20+ years of experience and even a few case studies, so you won't want to miss out!
11:30: Registration & Lunch Starts
Noon: Program Begins
1:00: Program Ends
About Vanessa Graham, CPA:
Vanessa Graham, owner of VGraham, LLC, began her practice in 2012 with an objective to serve and support local business owners in meeting their growth goals and overcoming challenges through business cycles. Vanessa has over 20+ years of experience as Chief Financial Officer and Controller for small to medium size businesses in the Baton Rouge area, working with business owners and private equity investors in their portfolio companies.
Vanessa began her career with KPMG in audit before joining APPRO Systems, Inc., a software development company providing auto decisioning software in the financial services industry. Vanessa played an integral role on the management team responsible for the turnaround and tremendous growth APPRO experienced from time of raising capital in 2000 through successful sale to Equifax, Inc. in 2005. She remained with Equifax for two years, successfully integrating new acquisitions into Equifax global systems and business practices. Vanessa then served as Chief Financial Officer for various businesses in the Baton Rouge area, before opening her own practice. Vanessa has been actively involved in the community for several years, including serving on the boards and committees of Thrive Charter School, First United Methodist Church, Rotary Club International, and the Louisiana Tech Park. Vanessa is a CPA and member of the LCPA and AICPA. She lives in Baton Rouge with her husband, Brent, and twins, Bennett and Olivia.
About Tech Park Academy:
Tech Park Academy is a monthly seminar hosted by the Louisiana Technology Park. We strive to bring you talented, knowledgeable professionals who have invaluable information to share. These events are accompanied by a catered lunch, which is included in the ticket price of $10.
We hope to see you at this exclusive event!