Welcome to the North Penn Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants
The IMA is the leading professional organization devoted exclusively to management accounting and financial management professionals.

Please join us at our next meeting on

Tuesday April 19, 2016

Dinner will be held at Gwynedd Mercy University upstairs in the Waldron Center. 
Park in Lot F or H
We will walk to the auditorium for the meeting.
(see attached campus map)

Great Expectations

This month the North Penn Chapter will be going back to school (not for English class).

Carlo Silvesti, MBA, CPA - Assistant Professor, Accounting and Business - Gwynedd Mercy University

  Ron Bruce, MBA - Associate Professor Accounting - Gwynedd Mercy University

Developing Soft Skills in Today's Accounting graduates & Student Night

Carlo SilvestiCarlo and Ron will discuss the skills needed by students during their first job search which may not have been learned in the classroom.  We will also have a Q&A session on what employers look for in new candidates and where they can improve.

Assistant professor of accounting and business, Carlo J. Silvesti has been a member of the GMU faculty since 2006.  He teaches courses in all aspects of Accounting, including Principles of Management, and Economics.  He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from St. Joseph's University and his master's degree in business administration from Temple University.

Ronald Bruce is an Associate Professor in the School of Business  at Gwynedd Mercy University, a position he has held for more than 30 years. Mr. Bruce is the professor for both accounting and statistics courses, as well as instructor for technology courses in the curriculum.  He has been recognized by the University as an outstanding educator being awarded the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Outstanding Teaching in 2004.


Attention all students!!

Check out the Student Scholarship page for details on how YOU can benefit from the North Penn IMA


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The IMA North Penn Chapter is dedicated to keep members updated with essential business knowledge, improve skills through professional education events, and build awareness of the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program.

By participating in our local IMA chapter, you can:
  • Obtain accounting and financial management education at modest cost without having to travel to distant programs or take time away from your job.

  • Meet face-to-face with other members and CMA candidates to network with, engage in, and expand your contacts.

  • Develop administrative and leadership skills through hands-on management of the chapter.

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Come join us at the William Penn Inn for a social hour, dinner and presentation to earn 1 hour CPE.  Visit the Meetings page for information on our next event then call 215-273-4998 to reserve a seat.  Don’t forget to bring your completed membership application with you.

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