The CFO innovations Awards 2017 witnessed much success as the event witnessed the participation of a few hundred CFOs from different Organizations. Most importantly, the event awarded 14 well-deserving candidates in 14-CFO centric categories. As on date, this is the only award ceremony, dedicated to the CFOs and hence, enjoys a massive popularity among the top Finance Professionals from around the country. More than a usual award ceremony, this event eventually turns into a platform for these top Finance Professionals to meet, interact and transfer knowledge and point of view. No wonder, the event has earned a massive fame among the finance professionals in the country.
The recipient of the award for CFO Success: Operations
The CFO innovations Awards witness the facilitation of awards in 14 categories that are designed as per the job profile of the CFOs. It includes the award for the success in Financial Operations as well. The Audit partners of CFO Studio, picked Bill Fahrbach from the pool of the finalists, as the recipient of the award in this category. He is presently serving WorkWave as its Senior Vice President- Finance.
A highly experienced Finance professional with a rock solid track record in his professional domain was definitely a right selection for this elite award.
Bill Fahrbach- the professional Career
Mr. Fahrbach completed his Bachelors Degree in Economics & Mathematics from the University of Maryland College Park. Subsequently, he earned his Masters Degree in Business Administration from the Chicago Booth School of Business.
As for his previous engagements, he served Iris Wireless as the Director- BD, Merger & Acquisition and as the Sr. Director- Product Operations/ Corporate Development with Oragenics, INC. Mr. Fahrbach served Mobile Commons as the Head of Finance, wherein he successfully managed the merger of the company with Upland Software.
He joined WorkWave as the Sr. Vice President- Finance in January 2015 and he has streamlined the financial process flow of the company, consolidating the economic health of the company.
This event hit its 3rd session in the ongoing year, and within this short span, the event has attracted the attention and focus of the most accomplished Finance professionals in the country. Innovative and Landmarking concepts and orientations evolve from this event every year that paves the way for excellence in the industry for managing the financial functions of the companies. Thus, the popularity of this event seems to be justified and it is rising further with the passage of time.
Other Winners of The CFO Innovation Awards 2017:
- Andrew Napurano(CFO innovator Award)
- Maureen O’Connell(CFO World-Class Award)
- Tom Masnaghetti(The For-Profit Mind-Set Award)
- Catherine Franzoni(Award for Driving Growth and Innovation)
- Scott Coiante(Award for CFO Success: Capital)
- Michael Bickel(Award for CFO Success: Global)
- Neil Glasser(Award for CFO Success: Finance Department)
- Maximo Nougues(Award for CFO Success: Strategy)
- Kristina Merrill(Award for CFO Success: Technology)
- Matthew Nicholas(CFO Industry Transformation Award)
- Scott Gellman(CFO as COO Award)