Avionté, a staffing software solutions provider out of Eagan, Minn today announced Mark H. Young, J.D., MBA, was recently hired as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Young will serve as a key member of Avionté’s Executive Management Team and will be responsible for overseeing Avionté’s Finance Team, and for managing all of the company’s financial operations.
Avionté Hires Mark Young as Chief Financial Officer
Manufacturers week highlights modern, high-tech STEM fields
Minnesota Manufacturers Week, a statewide public celebration that puts the spotlight on a crucial sector of the state’s economy, is this week, Oct 19-25.
Highlights of Revenue Recognition Guidance for Software and Technology Companies
Member Commentary – In May 2014, the Financial Accounting Standards Board issued ASU No. 2014-09 to more closely align the US GAAP methods of recording revenue with the international financial reporting standards. The full copy of the guidance is located on the FASB website at www.fasb.org. The effective date is January 1, 2017 for public reporting companies and January 1, 2018 for nonpublic companies under US GAAP. Nonpublic companies may choose early adoption of January 1, 2017.
Maverick Software mentorships provide valuable IT experience to students
Within the next six years there will be one million more IT jobs then there are Computer Science students enrolled in college (code.org). Even with an unbelievable amount of available IT jobs for Computer Science majors, many students will not qualify for them because of their inexperience. Maverick Software Consulting works to increase the number of qualified and able students by enrolling them in their internship management service.
28th Minnesota Venture & Finance Conference a success
The 28th Annual Minnesota Finance & Venture Conference on October 1st was a great success. This year’s conference brought together a strong line-up of Minnesota’s entrepreneurs, companies and successful CEOs, executives and investors.The energy throughout the day was vibrant and the company showcase area created ample opportunities for networking.