Wednesday, October 26, 2022 from 7:00-8:45 am. 

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The Savannah Golf Club

1661 East President Street

Savannah, GA 31404

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Geoff Kent 
CFO Council of Savannah 

Economic outlook for the savannah area and region

Plan to join us for the Savannah CFO Council's October meeting on October 26th to be held at the Savannah Golf Club. We will be joined by Dr. Michael Toma, the Fuller E. Callaway professor of economics at Georgia Southern University. Dr. Toma will discuss the current economic situation in our area and present an outlook for 2023. 


Dr. Michael Toma is the Fuller E. Callaway professor of economics at Georgia Southern University in Savannah. He specializes in macroeconomics and regional economics. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia and joined Armstrong State University in 1997 and continues with Georgia Southern University today. He has twenty-plus years’ of experience studying the economy of the Savannah metro region and southeastern Georgia and secured over $1 million in funding to support that research. He is the recipient of teaching and research awards from the Academy of Economics and Finance, an organization of academic economists and finance professors, for which he served as President in the recent past.

Attendance guidelines:
Senior Financial Executives (SFE's): Up to 2 per company per meeting. SFE’s are company management personnel who are responsible, directly or indirectly, for the financial management and financial well being of an organization. SFE’s may include but are not limited to: CFO’s, Controllers, Vice President-Finance, Treasurer, President, CEO, Business Owners. etc.

Resource Company Representatives (RC): Up to 1 per company per meeting. Resource companies are defined as companies that provide services and expertise that may be of value to SFE’s. Representatives of resource companies are people who are not involved in the financial management or decision making of the Company. Resource companies may include but are not limited to banks, insurance providers, lawyers, investment advisers, public accountants, colleges, staffing/recruiting, payroll providers, consultants, bookkeepers, etc.

If you are new to the CFO Council or have not attended a meeting in the last eighteen months, we encourage you to attend the October meeting free of charge. The CFO Council is a great way to network with fellow finance professionals while enjoying a wonderful breakfast at the Savannah Golf Club. A single meeting cost is $35.00 and annual dues are $185.00 for 2022 and can be paid on the Council's website at www.cfocouncil.com.

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Thank you for your attention and response and we look forward to seeing you on Wednesday the 26th.

Geoff Kent

CFO Council of Savannah


(912) 655-3907