NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Summit Business Media announced the finalists for Treasury & Risk magazine's 17th Annual Alexander Hamilton Best Practices Summit and Awards. The finalists will be recognized and participate in the best practices summit, www.AlexanderHamiltonAwards.com. The 2012 awards program introduces two new categories of winners: Editors' Choice and Middle Market Achievement Awards.
"We received an overwhelming number of excellent submissions, and the judges were impressed with the elevated level of sophistication of the submission making it harder to select the top three projects per category," said Tom Duggan, Group Publisher, Treasury & Risk magazine. "This outcome demonstrates the strategic role of treasury and finance executives in creating value for their company's operations on a global landscape."
The 2012 category finalists include:
BEST GREEN STRATEGY
Cigna Global Health Benefits
ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT
FINANCIAL RISK MANAGEMENT
Ford Motor Co.
Toyota Financial Services
Toyota Financial Services
WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Stanley Black & Decker
EDITOR'S CHOICE AWARDS WINNERS – NEW IN 2012
Cash Management — Cunningham Lindsey Group
Enterprise Risk Management — RTI International
Financial Risk Management — FLIR Systems
MIDDLE MARKET ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER – NEW IN 2012
The 2012 Summit will kick off with a keynote presentation fro, Kevin Clark, CFO, Delphi Automotive. Mr. Clark will reflect on his career of 35 years in the global finance sector that has helped shape him into the CFO he is today. A second keynote presentation will feature Bank of America's Chief Economist, Dr. Mickey Levy, who will provide an update on the global economic outlook.
The awards program, now in its 17th year, recognizes excellence in finance and treasury management and honors the best and the brightest from treasury and finance departments of the nation's largest and multinational corporations. The annual Alexander Hamilton Awards and Best Practices Summit is presented by Treasury & Risk Magazine, published by Summit Business Media.
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