MRC - Manufacturers Resource Center


CFO Forum

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Date(s) - September 21st, 2022
8:30 am - 10:30 am

7200A Windsor Drive
Allentown, PA 18106

  $500/person/year  Virtual via Zoom and in-person options   Register  



MRC offers a CFO Forum for senior financial executives with a strong emphasis on content. Meet with other financial professionals in a confidential setting to share common challenges. This non-competitive peer group provides a platform for area CFOs to learn, share, and develop action plans and strategies through interactive meetings augmented by expert guest speakers who are recognized authorities.

Program Highlights

  • Healthcare Costs
  • Captive Insurance
  • Banking and Borrowing
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Export Best Practices
  • Generational Transitions
  • Tax and Economic Savings
  • Cyber & Other Risk Items

Why Join a CFO Program?

Join an exciting venue for interacting with other business leaders. Gain additional insights and resources to help you become more successful. Participate in informative roundtable discussions with peers from other firms to help with your business challenges.

Topics are member driven, discussions are confidential. Each program is tailored to address the specific needs of the group so that members can apply the ideas and information to their business.

Program Dates

This program consists of eight (8) monthly sessions and are held Virtually via Zoom with in-person options.
(Mostly 3rd Wednesday each month)

• September 21, 2022 • February 15, 2023
• October 19, 2022 • March 15, 2023
• November 16, 2022 • April 19, 2023
• January 18, 2023 • May 17, 2023
Working session and quarterly Happy Hours will be added.


Who Should Attend

CFOs, Treasurers, VPs of Finance, Controllers, and corporate finance leaders

Funding may be available based on eligibility. For questions, please contact Diane Lewis at (610) 628-4578 or email

Download Brochure | CFO Forum 2022-2023

Facilitator | Gary Bender, Entrepreneur, Consultant |The CFO Solution Founder & CEO

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Gary Bender founded   The CFO Solution in   2015 with one goal in   mind: share and   spread the best   practices and pro-  cesses for private   company financial   executives. He knows the tough problems CFOs are faced with because he’s overcame them. Now he wants to share the questions you never thought to ask and provide the answers you never knew were there. Gary is currently the Executive Vice President and CFO of SISD, Inc. Previously he was the CFO of Abec, Inc and held finance and general management positions for 20 years prior.

Gary is the recipient of the PA Employer of the Year award and Export Achievement award from Gov. Corbett. He also received the Missouri Works Award from Gov. Nixon in 2013. Gary was also an active member of The CFO Alliance and is part of a number of private company advisory boards.

Note: All registration fees must be received in advance of the date of your event. MRC must be notified two weeks in advance of this event if you need to cancel, otherwise we can only grant a credit to another MRC event. Remember, you can also send a substitute.


Registrations are closed for this event.