NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark C. Thompson, a leading executive coach and venture investor, will serve as a keynote speaker at KPMG LLP's 26th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium, one of the accounting industry's most popular educational programs. The audit, tax and advisory firm developed the annual Symposium to focus around existing and emerging issues that financial executives need to know.
This year's CPE-eligible Symposium, offering 16 CPE credits, will occur December 1-2 at The Bellagio in Las Vegas.
"Using his business transformation experience, Mark Thompson will provide Symposium participants valuable techniques to use as they encounter day-to-day challenges amid continued disruptions in accounting and regulatory standards in their industries," said John Ebner, KPMG's National Managing Partner – Audit.
Additional speakers throughout the two-day event will focus on critical business issues, including cyber security, data and analytics, revenue recognition, lease accounting, private-company issues and more. Discounts are available for early registration prior to Oct. 31, and for groups of three or more. Visit KPMG Executive Education's Symposium website to learn more about the content and to register to attend.
WHAT: KPMG LLP's 26th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium
WHEN: Dec. 1-2, 2016
WHERE: The Bellagio in Las Vegas
REGISTER: Visit KPMG's Symposium website at http://www.execed.kpmg.com/content/courses/Annual-Accounting-Finance-Reporting-Symposium.aspx to learn about discounts and to register.
About Mark C. Thompson
Mark C. Thompson is an expert on executive leadership, business strategy, and innovation who has spent over 25 years leading teams and building companies from the ground up. Currently a highly sought after executive coach and venture investor, Forbes called Thompson one of "America's Top Venture Investors with the 'Midas Touch.'" He was recently featured as one of the "World's Top Executive Coaches" by the American Management Association and No. 1 thought leader on innovation and engagement. He was named one of the "Top 30 Communications Professionals for 2015" by Global Gurus. He advises top leaders in Fortune 500 and Global Fortune 1000 companies as well as the executive teams who are leading high growth startup companies in Silicon Valley today.
About KPMG Executive Education
From basic and advanced technical accounting courses and seminars for CPE credit to in-depth conferences, KPMG Executive Education provides a range of effective continuing education learning experiences for corporate executives and their staffs in the accounting, finance and business management professions. To learn more, and find registration information for the Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium, go to www.execed.kpmg.com.
About KPMG, LLP
KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International"). KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 155 countries and have more than 174,000 people working in member firms around the world.
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SOURCE KPMG LLP