Financial Literacy in a Technological World
Financial Literacy and understanding is key to building any type of corporation in the modern technology based economy. Learn from experts on what financial infrastructure is needed and what to do to increase business through sound financial systems.
6:00 p.m.: Registration
6:15 p.m. Welcome and Presentation by Kirk McLaren
7:00 p.m. Question and Answer
7:15 p.m. Reception
This event will be presented by Kirk W. McLaren, MBA, CPA, CTP. Kirk is an accomplished and dedicated Chief Financial Officer, Georgetown University lecturer, and founder of Foresight CFO Consulting. He helps leadership plan and execute strategically, improve customer outcomes, and achieve financial strength. In fact, he developed a financial management method to help business owners maximize the value of their business, with an eye to ensuring continuity for the employees who depend on them, and provides outsourcing CFO and Accounting services.
Having senior positions to the CFO level at health services, education, and technology companies, Kirk recently guided the financial development of DC's oldest health and social service organization, an Internet of Things connectivity provider, and the world’s largest creator of leadership and life success programs for high-achieving students, winning the SmartCEO Magazine SmartCPA Award for his contributions.
Kirk holds a MBA and M.A. in Finance & Accounting from Keller Graduate School of Management, M.A. in International Relations and Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS, Graduate Certificate from Georgetown University, Bachelors of Science from University of Maryland University College, is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP).
In addition to a rewarding finance career, Kirk served in the U.S. Army as a Behavioral Scientist during the first Gulf War, is bilingual (Spanish-English), and is a finance lecture at Georgetown University for graduate students.