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C2FO Names Industry Leaders to Advisory Board

C2FO Names Industry Leaders to Advisory Board













C2FO


Kansas City, Mo. (PRWEB) December 30, 2013

C2FO, the world’s market for working capital, has named advisory board members to serve as key resources to the rapidly growing enterprise.

John Adams, David G. Brown, Lance T. LeMay and Jay Mandelbaum are industry leaders whose expertise will provide welcome counsel as C2FO continues to exceed milestones.

Adams is a Managing Director at XMS Capital, an investment banking advisory firm founded in 2006. He has 27 years of experience in investment banking across a number of industries in M&A, public and private financing as well as restructuring. During 1986-1999 he was with Morgan Stanley in NY, Chicago and London, where he ran the firm’s European M&A Business Development effort. From 1999-2013 he was with Lazard in Chicago where he ran the firm’s Midwest Investment Banking business, the North American Private Equity business and the Global Automotive group.

Brown is a venture capital and private equity investor. He is the Managing Partner of Oak Hill Venture Partners and a Vice President of Keystone, LP (formerly known as the Robert M. Bass Company). He is a Member of Headwater Partners I, an intellectual property investment fund. He has invested in more than 45 companies and funds since 1993. Brown is a founding investor and currently serves on the board of directors of five private companies.

LeMay serves as Managing Director at OpenAir Equity Partners. LeMay previously founded and served as Managing Partner at October Capital. At October Capital, LeMay led investments in and assisted his management teams in developing innovative solutions across a diversity of industries, including web-enabled services, mobile, agricultural data services, digital media and advertising, logistics, and financial services.

Mandelbaum is a senior advisor, investor and Board Member to private growth companies focusing on payments, mobile commerce, digital marketing and financial services. He has worked as a senior executive in the financial services industry for over twenty years. Most recently, he was an Executive Vice President and Operating Committee member at JPMorgan Chase & Co., responsible for corporate strategy, marketing and communications, and the bank’s mobile and digital activities (including Chase Mobile and Chase.com). While at JPMorgan Chase, Mandelbaum also served on the Investment Committee of One Equity Partners and the Board of Directors of Highbridge Capital Management.

“We are honored to have such a strong cadre of advisors. The addition of these esteemed leaders to our advisory board will enhance our ability to deliver on the promise of C2FO, which is to provide the most efficient delivery of working capital to companies around the globe,” added Kemper.

C2FO is Collaborative Cash Flow Optimization. C2FO helps companies across the globe collaborate with their supply chain in a live, web-based market to achieve accelerated cash flow and increased efficiencies in working capital management and profit.

About C2FO

C2FO is the world’s market for working capital and risk-free profit. C2FO is the only working capital exchange that allows companies to optimize their working capital positions in a live, bid/ask environment. Companies across the globe use C2FO to increase their gross and net profit while simultaneously producing vital Early Cash Flow Delivery to their supply chain. C2FO is Collaborative Cash Flow Optimization. Learn more about C2FO at http://www.C2FO.com or contact Christine@C2FO.com or phone 816-268-2570.























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Media Advisory: Industry and Academic Leaders Take On Aviation Challenges at Upcoming A

Media Advisory: Industry and Academic Leaders Take On Aviation Challenges at Upcoming A³IR Conference










(PRWEB) December 23, 2013

WHAT: With less than one month until The Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace International Research (A³IR) Conference presented by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott Campus, discounted registration has been extended for participants through the holidays and a free, open-to-the public FAA general session on the final day focusing on aviation safety has been added.

The two-day groundbreaking event will bring together industry and academic leaders for presentations and discussions covering topics on the cutting edge of aviation and technology.

The 2014 conference will address the following:

    Global Security, Cyber Intelligence & Aviation Safety
    Unmanned Aerial Systems & UAVs – Privacy and Security
    Commercial Space Flight Systems and Safety
    Human Factors, CRM and Aviation Psychology
    Systemic Safety including Fire, Law Enforcement and Emergency Response

The keynote speaker is Robert Sumwalt, current member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). A pilot with more than 30 years of experience including 24 years as an airline pilot, Sumwalt was appointed to a two-year term with the NTSB as Vice Chairman in 2006 by President George W. Bush. He was then reappointed to the Board as a member for an additional five-year term by President Barack Obama in 2011. He has been involved with and led numerous airline safety programs and is co-founder of the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Critical Incident Response Program, which provides guidance to airline personnel involved in traumatic incidents.

Sumwalt will also speak as the subject matter expert at the free, open-to-the-public FAA session at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 titled “Safety Culture Enhancements.” Embry-Riddle Associate Vice President for Safety Dan McCune and Embry-Riddle Prescott Aviation Safety Program Manager Brian Roggow also will be part of the session.

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are still available. Please contact Merrie Heath, merrie(dot)heath(at)erau(dot)edu; (928) 777-3901.

Media is invited to attend.

Complete daily conference agenda, participant registration and more information are available online at commons.erau.edu/aircon. Follow the event on Twitter @A3IRCON.

WHEN: January 17-18, 2014 (Friday and Saturday)

WHERE: The Wigwam Golf and Spa Resort, 300 East Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park, AZ 85340. Accommodations for conference participants are available at wigwamarizona.com or by calling (800) 327-0396.

COST: $ 195 – Extended early-bird registration through Dec. 25; $ 250 – regular registration Dec. 26 and beyond until conference is full.

PARTICIPANT CONTACT: Vicki Launders, Office of the Dean/College of Aviation Prescott Campus, vicki.launders@erau.edu; (928) 777-6617

MEDIA CONTACT: Melanie Hanns, Director of University Communications, melanie(dot)hanns(at)erau(dot)edu; (386) 226-7538

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 40 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., and through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit http://www.embryriddle.edu, follow us on Twitter (@EmbryRiddle) and http://www.facebook.com/EmbryRiddleUniversity, and find expert videos at YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.






















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