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https://youtu.be/opFQMNrkPLc Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, and I’m back again with Frank Landreneau, one of our International Tax Directors. Frank, welcome back to The Playbook. Frank: Thanks, Jen. It’s great to be back. Jen: I know there’s an incentive for exporters: IC-DISC. How has that changed with tax reform? Frank: That’s a good question. It’s been around for quite a while, as you know, the IC-DISC is nothing…
The Greater Houston Partnership’s next Houston Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs (HYPE) event, “Explore Your Passion,” is coming up on February 20, 2019. The event, sponsored by PKF Texas, is designed PechaKucha style where young professionals can meet, talk and interact with various not-for-profit and volunteer organizations. Young professionals will have the opportunity to network and find their purpose to make a difference in Houston – whether it’s in youth development, education, health, social services, crisis…
https://youtu.be/3OnEtRxped8 Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, and I’m back again with Kimberly Wood, an Audit Senior Manager and one of the faces of the PKF Texas Transaction Advisory Services Team. Kimberly, welcome back to The Playbook. Kimberly: Thanks for having me. Jen: Last time you gave us an overview of the due diligence process. What are some ways to facilitate due diligence? Kimberly: There are five key ways…
The results are in! The report of the third annual National Manufacturing Outlook and Insights Survey with Leading Edge Alliance (LEA Global) has been published and released. The survey was conducted in association with leading accounting firms across the country, and the report benefits our clients as part of our ongoing efforts to help co-develop the client experience with us as trusted advisors. Over 350 manufacturers participated in this year’s survey, providing their expectations, predictions…
It was a full house at the PKF Texas office for the first official seminar of the year! We partnered with the Houston chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) for this joint seminar. Titled, “What’s Happening in the State of Capital Flow?,” the seminar hosted a panel of three speakers, moderated by PKF Texas Audit Director, Chip Schweiger, CPA, CGMA. Chip filled the hour with a compelling discussion between: Michelle Lewis, Principal at CapStreet Sammy…
https://youtu.be/dvdgH8OsmAM Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, and I’m here today with Kimberly Wood, an Audit Senior Manager and one of the faces of our PKF Texas Transaction Advisory Services team. Kimberly, welcome to The Playbook. Kimberly: Thanks for having me. Jen: You’re on our Transaction Advisory Services team, and I know you tend to handle due diligence. What is due diligence and why should somebody do a due…
We are excited to announce we have a new Director joining our firm. His name is Matthew Goldston, CPA, CM&AA, CVA, and he is joining our Entrepreneurial Advisory Services team. Matthew’s experience as a CFO includes leading multiple companies through transactions from mergers and acquisitions to integrations, spin-offs and successful exits. Additionally, he has extensive experience with growth consulting, audit and business valuation. In addition, he has served industries including manufacturing, technology, construction, industrial services and…
https://youtu.be/dZ8JRQSMbN0 Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, this week’s guest host, and I’m here today with Ryan Istre, an audit director and a member of the PKF Texas SEC team. Ryan, welcome back to the Playbook. Ryan: Thanks for having me here, Jen. Jen: So, I know there’s new revenue recognition rules coming. What are the SEC’s views on this for registrants? Ryan: That’s a very good question, Jen.…
Now that the new year has started, what’s next for Houston? The Greater Houston Partnership is hosting its first event of the year – its Annual Meeting – and is celebrating its 30th anniversary throughout 2019. Current GHP Chair, Marc Watts, President of The Friedkin Group, will recap 2018 before passing the torch to the Partnership’s incoming Chair, Scott McClelland, President of H-E-B Food and Drug, and Partnership President and CEO, Bob Harvey, who will…
https://youtu.be/um8zMSjOozo Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, and I’m back again with Frank Landreneau, one of our International Tax Directors. Frank, welcome back to The Playbook. Frank: Thank you. It’s good to be back with you. Jen: In a previous segment we went over transfer pricing, and we touched on it just a little bit, but I know we want to do a deeper dive. So, with tax reform…