News for the Hospitality Executive
|AUSTIN, TEXAS (July 16, 2007) - Hospitality Financial and
Technology Professionals’ (HFTP®) new educational conference, the Assistant
Controllers Conference, will provide an intimate gathering of hospitality
accounting staff with experts in the hospitality industry. The conference
will include worthwhile education sessions in the hotel and club fields;
networking opportunities with HFTP board members, who are leaders within
the industry; and certification reviews and exams, which improve personal
careers and the industry. The conference will be August 19-20 at the Sheraton
Charlotte Airport Hotel in Charlotte, N.C. Registration forms are available
on the HFTP web site.
The two day conference will offer relevant education sessions and networking opportunities designed to keep financial professionals at the assistant controllers level current on the latest industry standards and trends. Educational session speakers are all HFTP board members who are accomplished career professionals in both the hotel and club industries, providing an excellent opportunity to network with these industry leaders. The welcome reception will provide a casual atmosphere to meet other hospitality financial professionals.
Along with education sessions and networking events, attendees will
have the opportunity to attend a review session and examination for the
CHAE and CHTP certifications. For more information about the certification
exams, visit the certifications web page on HFTP.org.
For more information about the Assistant Controllers Conference, contact Celina Mendieta, HFTP meetings specialist at Celina.Mendieta@hftp.org or (800) 646-4387 or 001 (512) 249-5333 x20.
HFTP is offering a variety of sponsorship opportunities at its professional development educational events. Supporting opportunities vary by event and may include, but are not limited to, continental breakfast, beverage breaks, lunch and/or a networking reception. Please contact Laura Huffman, HFTP marketing account manager, at 001 (512) 249-5333 x25 or Laura.Huffman@hftp.org for further details about these opportunities.
HFTP, Austin, Texas, USA and Maastricht, The Netherlands, founded in 1952, is the global professional association for financial and technology personnel working in hotels, clubs and other hospitality-related businesses. HFTP provides first class educational opportunities, research, and publications to more than 4,600 members globally including, the premiere hospitality technology conference HITEC--founded in 1972. HFTP also awards the only hospitality specific certifications for accounting and technology ---the Certified Hospitality Accountant Executive (CHAE) and the Certified Hospitality Technology Professional (CHTP) designations. HFTP was founded in the USA as the National Association of Hotel Accountants. For more information, visit www.hftp.org.
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