NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Treasury & Risk, the leading publication and website for CFOs, treasurers, risk managers and senior financial executives, is now accepting entries for the 2012 Alexander Hamilton Best Practices Summit and Awards taking place on Oct. 1, 2012, in New York City.
For the 17th time, Treasury & Risk will host the premier industry event that recognizes excellence and innovation in treasury management and finance at top companies and multinationals worldwide.
"The scope and sophistication of the projects and initiatives entered in the Alexander Hamilton Awards competition in recent years reflect the evolving strategic roles treasury and finance are playing in helping their companies grow," says Donna Miskin, T&R's editor-in-chief.
In 2011, the competition drew a record-breaking 100 nominations from leading organizations such as: Cisco Systems, Ford Motor Co., Google, Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP), McDonald's Corp., Microsoft, Pfizer and Toyota Financial Services, to name just a few.
This year's category list and panel presentations have been streamlined to fit into a one-day event. Nominations will be accepted in seven categories: Best Green Strategy, Cash Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Financial Risk Management, Liquidity Management, Technology Excellence and Working Capital Management.
The top three winning entries in each category will be chosen by a distinguished panel of world-class industry experts and awarded gold, silver and bronze honors. The winning teams will present their projects and participate in topic panels at the October awards ceremony and summit, which was attended by more than 250 senior-level treasury and finance professionals in 2011.
Each year, the Overall Excellence Award recognizes a winner for the best outstanding and innovative project, or for several entries that cumulatively show a high standard of best practices throughout a company's treasury or finance department.
Award entries must be received online by Monday, June 25, 2012 at 11:59 ET. For complete award category descriptions, eligibility requirements and entry instructions, please visit: www.alexanderhamiltonawards.com.
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