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Austin Business Journal Cites Cristina Silingardi on Growth Strategies for Consumer Goods Companies 

Austin Managing Director, Cristina Silingardi, participated in the Texas Consumer Venture Forum, which brought together consumer product groups and investors. In an Austin Business Journal article about the event, Silingardi shared her perspective on how consumer goods companies should consider their market opportunities for expansion dependent upon the types of products they offer. Read more here.

Austin Chamber Announces Outstanding Volunteers for 2016

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce today announced the organization’s 2016 Volunteers of the Year who will be recognized on during the 139th Annual Meeting on Feb. 10. Read more here.

CEO Ellen Wood recognized as one of the 50 business leaders to know. 

The Austin Business Journal recognizes Ellen as one of the top 50 business leaders of 2016. Read more here.

Ellen Wood as new Austin Chamber of Commerce Chair.

More publications by MyStatesman and the Austin Business Journal on Ellen's new position can be found here and here.

Austin Chamber Board confirms Ellen Wood as new chair for 2017.

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce announced Ellen Wood was selected as the Chamber's 2017 Chair of the Board. Read the full press release here.

Ellen Wood, vcfo’s founder and CEO, was featured in the Austin Business Journal.

Read more about Ellen and her journey to success here.

Carter Freeman Contributes to COBRT Podcast

Carter Freeman, Managing Director of the Denver vcfo office, recently participated in a COBRT podcast, co-hosted by Vistage Chair Pat MaleyListen here.

Austin consultancy enlists veteran North Texas exec

Steven Cook has joined vcfo Inc. to oversee its business in North Texas. The Austin-based consulting company, which provides virtual CFO services and other outsourcing tools, named Cook to the position after absorbing his Dallas-area firm, Cook CFOs, in a merger announced April 7. Read the full story here.

Ellen Wood serves as mentor for Austin Business Journal's 3rd Mentoring Monday Event

Ellen Wood joined a group of 40 female professionals for the Mentoring Monday event. Read more here.

vcfo CEO Ellen Wood selected as Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce Chair Elect

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce announced Ellen Wood was selected as the 2016 Chamber's Chair-Elect. Read the full press release here.

Liz Hocker, vcfo EVP and Director of Human Resources consulting division selected as Profiles in Power Finalist

Thirty female powerhouses on the Austin business scene were recognized recently during the 21st annual Profiles in Power awards. Read more.

vcfo hosts press conference for Governor Abbott with opening remarks from CEO Ellen Wood

Governor Greg Abbott hosted a press conference with Ellen Wood, co-founder and CEO of vcfo, a finance, human resources and recruiting professional services firm with Texas-based offices in Austin, Houston and Dallas, to promote his plan to reduce the business franchise tax. Read the full press release here

vhr's Liz Hocker weighs in on using social media for checking job candidates' backgrounds

Read the article in Austin Business Journal

Bill aims to strengthen electronic privacy in the workplace

Liz Hocker speaks to the use of social media in the workplace. Read the article in Austin Business Journal