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Best Practices for Long-Term Incentive Planning

Written by Kelly Wells and Teresa Foltz Many elements go into the formula for attracting, retaining and developing the right talent for your organization. In assessing how you’re doing across each of these elements, one of the questions you’ll undoubtedly want to explore is “What kind of long-term incentive plan should our business have in …

The Rise and Impact of Paid-Sick-Leave Laws

Paid Sick Leave Laws

By Teresa Foltz and Kelly Wells Originally published August 5, 2019. Paid-sick-leave mandates for private employers continue to gain momentum across the United States. While there is presently no such mandate at the federal level, eleven states and even more individual cities (as of the date this post was published) have enacted some form of …

Senior Consultant Regina Walters Joins vcfo

Consulting CFO Regina Walters Joins vcfo vcfo welcomes Regina Walters as Senior Consultant for the Austin Market. Regina Walters joins the vcfo team as a Senior Consultant for the Austin market. Having served in the accounting and finance industry for over 20 years, Regina is experienced in leading companies to profitable growth and success. Regina brings …

Russell Naisbitt Announced as Houston Practice Manager

Russell Naisbit, Practice Manager Russell Naisbitt promoted to Practice Manager for our Houston Texas office. Russell is a strategic financial leader with a broad and diverse base of industry and functional experience. He brings demonstrated experience with acquisitions, divestments, mergers, strategic planning, business turnarounds and funding transactions. Previously, Russell has held leadership positions with Aquila …

Ashford Chancelor announced Practice Manager for North Texas Region

Ashford Chancelor, Practice Manager vcfo is pleased to announce Ashford Chancelor as the new Practice Manager for our North Texas office. Ashford is a profit-driven and visionary professional who excels at driving organizational and financial change, turning around struggling organizations, and launching profitable and stable startups in high-profile corporate, and nonprofit organizations. He has a proven …

vcfo Austin Grows with the Addition of Five Strategic Financial & HR Professionals

Talent additions bring diversified skill sets and decades of CFO, Controller and HR experience vcfo, a finance, human resources and recruiting services consulting firm, today announced the addition of four new hires to its Austin office. Deborah Doherty joins the firm as a consulting chief financial officer, Roxie MacHarg and Julie Churchill join as consulting …

The Guide to Long-Term Incentive Planning

The Guide to Long-Term Incentive Planning - vcfo

What kind of long-term incentive plan should your business have? vcfo breaks down best practices to avoid employee turnover and how to encourage your employees to reach new goals by using long-term incentives and benefits. The Guide to Long-Term Incentive Planning Whether you’re seeking to keep good employees in a tightening labor market or desire …

Senior HR Consultant Suzin Sciabarasi Joins vcfo

vcfo welcomes Suzin Sciabarasi as HR Practice Leader and Senior HR Consultant for the Austin Market. Suzin Sciabarasi has joined vcfo Austin as an HR Practice Leader and Senior Human Resources Consultant. Having served in the HR industry for more than 25 years, Suzin is experienced in developing, leading and executing human resources strategies to …

Austin Chamber Selects Future Leadership With Board Moves

The Austin Chamber of Commerce has selected new board leadership in Ellen Wood and Phil Wilson. Wood, currently the president and CEO of Austin-based consulting firm vcfo, was selected as the chairwoman of the Chamber’s board of directors in 2017. Wilson, currently the general manager of the Lower Colorado River Authority, will serve as the …

vcfo CEO Ellen Wood named Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce Chairwomen-Elect

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce today announced that its Board of Directors has selected Tony Budet, President and CEO of University Federal Credit Union, as the Chamber’s 2016 Chairman of the Board. In addition, Co-Founder, President and CEO of vcfo, Ellen Wood, was selected as the Chamber’s Chair-Elect.   To view the full article, …