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When:  Oct 10, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (ET)
Where:   Sheraton Needham Hotel, 100 Cabot Street, Needham, 02494
Community:   Mass, Boston, MA

When & Where

Sheraton Needham Hotel
100 Cabot Street
Needham, 02494

Oct 10, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)


Are you looking to provide your surety agents, lenders, and customers with more comfort around your financial position? Many general contractors, owners, and developers require financial statements for pre-qualification and project selection. As these users may have a demanding evaluation and approval process, contractors should do everything they can to present their balance sheet in the best possible light. Spend an hour focusing on strategies and ideas around management reporting and cleaning up your balance sheet.


Jonathan K. Zeiler

Jonathan K. Zeiler
CPA, CCIFP - Partner


Mr. Zeiler has over 20 years of public accounting experience, primarily managing and performing audit and management consulting services to construction industry related companies. He also has five years of experience working as a financial manager for a large general contractor.

Professional and Industry Experience

Within the construction industry, Mr. Zeiler has worked with general contractors, subcontractors, heavy/highway contractors, architects, engineers and construction suppliers. Publications and Speaking Engagements Mr. Zeiler has presented at the local, state and national level of several trade associations, as well as for user group conferences on a variety of construction industry related topics.

Professional Affiliations

  • Construction Financial Management Association
  • American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Chicago Building Congress
  • America Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Illinois CPA Society

Education & Certifications

  • B.A, Accounting o Valparaiso University | Valparaiso, IN
  • Certified Public Accountant, CPA
  • Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional, CCIFP

Michael Griffin

Michael Griffin
CPA, CCIFP – Senior Manager


Michael has over 11 years of experience providing assurance and consulting services to commercially focused companies, primarily in the construction industry. He works general contractors and construction managers, as well as specialty contractors. Michael also manages engagement teams who service various portfolio companies of private equity groups.

Professional and Industry Experience

Evaluates and consults on business combinations Prepares and reviews financial reporting models and financial statements Analyzes internal control structures and provide best practice solutions to improve internal controls Publishes technical articles to increase awareness and build industry expertise Counsels clients regarding implementation of internal controls and accounting practices Analyzes and reviews independent appraisal and valuation reports

Professional Affiliations

  • AICPA | Member
  • Illinois CPA Society | Member
  • CFMA | Member | Local Chapter Internship Committee Member | National and Local Education Presenter

Education & Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)
  • B.A. in Accountancy | University of Illinois at Springfield



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