We are excited to announce The Extend Your Runway series. The Extend Your Runway series is a webinar event that will be led and moderated by Marcus Wagner. Marcus is the founder and CEO of AcctTwo, a services and technology company delivering the Future of Finance and Accounting to nearly 1,000 organizations throughout the country.
Marcus and his team have firsthand experience implementing the processes, controls, and technology needed to optimize financial resources, no matter the amount. As a result of this experience, AcctTwo has developed an Accounting and Finance Playbook that Marcus will share. The Extend Your Runway Series will run every Thursday in April. Sessions include:
Playbook Overview & Active Planning | April 2, 2020
During Session One, Marcus will introduce the concept of a playbook and why it is so important to the long-term success of any organization. He will also step through the first element of AcctTwo’s Accounting and Finance Playbook Active Planning. Active Planning is the iterative process of budgeting and re-forecasting based on real-time operational data and market dynamics.
Sound Transaction Management | April 9, 2020
During Session Two, Marcus and some of AcctTwo’s customers will discuss the importance of having a mechanism in place to efficiently process transactions and its impact on cash flow and scalability.
Responsible Cash Management | April 16, 2020
During Session Three, Marcus and AcctTwo’s CFO, Rob Ruoti, will talk about how to accurately forecast cash, develop scenarios, and negotiate terms with customers and supplier alike to improve cash flow.
Timely Reporting and Analytics | April 23, 2020
During Session Four, Marcus and Glen Strack, AcctTwo’s Reporting and Analytics Practice Leader, will review the impact that latency in reporting can have on the health of the business and provide specific examples of what can be done to deliver the information you need, when you need it.
Financing and Exit Readiness | April 30, 2020
During Session Five, Marcus and local bankers and investors, will discuss what bankers and investors look for from a company before pulling the trigger and what you can do to ensure you are always ready to present your financial statements and company status.
About The Extend Your Runway Series:
The Extend Your Runway series is presented by The Cannon and AcctTwo to provide practical advice and insight to start-ups and scale-ups alike on implementing sounds financial practices so that you can survive and ultimately thrive! COVID 19 aside, maintaining financial health for early stage and high-growth companies can be a real challenge.
About Marcus Wagner - Founder & CEO of AcctTwo:
Marcus has more than 20 years of experience working with small, medium, and large companies in the areas of financial accounting and auditing, process and internal controls consulting, and management advisory service. His career began at PwC and blossomed into his becoming a co-founding partner of Calvetti, Ferguson & Wagner, an accounting firm in Houston, TX.
In 2010, Marcus founded AcctTwo and has since grown the company from 3 employees to more than 100. Today, AcctTwo is the top provider of Sage Intacct's cloud-based financial management software, Sage Intacct platform development, and Managed Accounting Services.