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Accounting Careers Day

Johnson & Wales University Accounting Society, Charlotte Campus

Friday, October 11, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Accounting Careers Day

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1st Annual Accounting Careers Day

Johnson & Wales University

Friday, October 11, 2013

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Come learn about all the different avenues in accounting from Audit to Tax, Financial to Management, and CPA to CMA. Speakers include representatives from FBI, Sherpa, NASCAR, Duke Energy, Hendrick Motorsports, Compass Group, Potter & Company, and more!



Must be a current accounting student or professor or interested in pursuing the accounting field.

Event Schedule:

•8:30-9:00: Check-in

•9:00-9:15: Welcome message from Johnson & Wales Representative

•9:15-9:45am- Forensic Accounting- Grant Thornton

•9:45-10:15- Taxes-Personal & Corporate- Potter & Company

•10:15-10:30- Break

•10:30-10:45- Community Link- VITA

•10:45-11:15- Internal Audit-Duke Energy

•11:15-12:00am- Management Accounting Panel: NASCAR, Compass Group


•1:30-2:00- External Audit & Systems Audit-Cherry Bekaert

•2:00-2:30- Financial Accounting Panel: Hendrick Motorsports & Domtar

•2:30-2:45- Break

•2:45-3:00- CMA- Professor Dawn Lopez, Johnson & Wales

•3:00-3:15- CPA & Grad School-Sherpa

•3:15-3:30- Closing Remarks and giveaways



Companies will be at the event during lunch with booths set up to network and recruit!

Don't forget to do your research on the companies that are attending and to bring your resume!

Companies attending networking session: ncaCPA, IMA, Sherpa, Potter & Company, Hendrick Motorsports, Domtar, Cherry Bekaert, Johnson & Wales University, Robert Half, Community Link, Compass Group, and more!



Lunch will be provided for students and professors who register and up to two lunches per company.

Lunch will take place during the networking session.

-(If you have any allergies or special dietary needs, please notify us in advance!)


The Deli Board
Sliced Roast Beef, Smoked Turkey and Honey Ham
Sliced American, Swiss, and Provolone Cheese
Asst Breads: Wraps, Sliced Bread, and Focaccia
Leaf Lettuce, Tomato, Kosher Pickles, Red Onion
Pasta Salad and Potato Salad,
Mayo and Mustard
Lunch will be served Buffet-style.
Choice of Iced Tea, Water, OR Lemonade.



Please park in Lot B located beside the university on Trade Street. Parking here is free. You MUST have a parking pass displayed in the front dash of your car. You will receive this pass in an e-mail once you have registered.



-Please be sure to dress professional, you never know who may be attending that could be a future employer.

-Research companies that will be in attendance.

-Bring several resumes and make sure they are up to date.

-Bring business cards to handout.


Questions, Comments, or Concerns?

Contact: Miranda Edwards, Event Coordinator

(704) 651-6230 or mce862@jwu.edu

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When & Where

Johnson & Wales University
801 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Friday, October 11, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

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