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RTP CFO Forum to Discuss “Beyond Budgeting” Principles

Industries: Professional Services

Raleigh, NC (June 24, 2011) – The RTP CFO Forum ( will hold its monthly meeting on Friday, July 1, 2011. The organization serves as a peer-to-peer networking and discussion opportunity for more than 200 senior financial executives in the Triangle area. Titled, “Beyond Budgeting: Where is That?”, the meeting will focus on principles used as a model for flexible enterprise control.

Christopher T. McKittrick, CPA, MBA, CFE, will lead the group in an exploration of the 12 Beyond Budgeting Principles that are helping redefine the management model of many top organizations. McKittrick is a member of the North Carolina State University faculty, where he is a full-time lecturer in the Department of Accounting. He is also the owner of Perspective Business Advisors, LLC ( McKittrick has more than 30 years of business experience with leadership positions in audit, financial management and information systems.

The July 1 forum topics include:

“Organizational change can be difficult for many managers to embrace, but taking a fresh look at business processes can make the difference in ensuring sustained success,” says Will Eglin, RTP CFO Forum board member and CFO of IEM, Inc. “Chris’s perspectives on alternative management models and principles will be beneficial to our attending members.”

The RTP CFO Fourm meets the first Friday of every month, from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., at the Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP office on 1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 300, Raleigh, North Carolina. Membership in the forum is free and by invitation only. To request to join the group, please email .

About RTP CFO Forum:
The RTP CFO Forum serves the greater Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill region, supporting more than 200 senior financial executives. The forum is designed to provide interactive networking and discussion of technical and strategic topics in an environment created exclusively for senior-level peers. CPE is provided on select topics. To learn more, visit .