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May 16, 2019, Chicago, Illinois—Business Valuation Association: Expert Witness Strategies and Tips

This session is designed to discuss things that practitioners should do to become a better expert witness. Gary Trugman, CPA/ABV, ASA, MVS, will discuss some do’s and don’ts of expert witnessing and ways that an expert can get in trouble even without trying

Mr. Trugman is the President of Trugman Valuation Associates Inc., a business valuation […]

June 6-8, 2019, Salt Lake City, Utah—NACVA and CTI Annual Consultants’ Conference

December 2018—NACVA Indiana State Chapter Meeting: Income Approach and Cost of Capital/Rates of Return, plus Discounts and Premiums and Business Valuation Standards and Ethics

Chapter president Paul Wonch facilitates a panel of BV experts discussing each topic.

November 2018—Paul Wonch addresses fall term IUPUI Intermediate Finance class, speaking on the valuation of privately held corporations.

August 2018—Paul Wonch addresses the NACVA Indiana State Chapter meeting, speaking on the business valuation implications of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

May 10, 2018, Business Valuation Association of Chicago—Tax Cuts & Jobs Act and the Van Vleet Model

The speaker for this program is Daniel R. Van Vleet, ASA, Managing Principal at The Griffin Group. Mr. Van Vleet will detail the important valuation related aspects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and demonstrate how they impact both business valuation models and the values of C corporations, PTEs, and their respective ownership interests. The […]

Evolve or Die

By Paul Wonch, MBA, CPA/ABV, CVA, MAFF

The best book I read in 2017 was Principles by Ray Dalio, published by Simon and Schuster in 2017. In it he uses the phrase “evolve or die.” What he is talking about is the idea that everything is evolving over time. For businesses it suggests that successful ones have found […]

January 18, 2018, Business Valuation Association of Chicago—Annual Capital Markets Panel & Discussion

The Annual Capital Markets Panel & Discussion occurs every year sponsored by the Chicago BVA and ASA. Panel members include Elliot Farkas, Managing Director at William Blair & Company, and Rick Mattoon, Senior Economist and Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Elliot will give us an update on mergers and acquisitions activity, […]

February 1, 2018, Business Valuation Association of Chicago—Social Media Valuation

The speaker for this program is Mark L. Zyla, CPA/ABV, ASA, Managing Director of Acuitas, Inc. Mark will describe how social media creates value and explain the seemingly unrealistic valuations.

November/December, 2017—Interview of Paul Wonch appears in the November/December issue of the Value Examiner.

The Value Examiner is a publication of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. It is an independent, professional development journal dedicated to the exploration of value and its ramifications for consultants. It is the singular source of timely, technical, in-depth articles written for consultants by practitioners and academics at the top of their […]