Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, 2800 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214, USA

What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Wed Dec 4 CST - Fri Dec 6 CST (almost 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Dec 4 8:00am - Fri Dec 6 6:05pm
Location Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214, USA
Region Americas

This time last year, we faced tax reform. Twelve months later, we face the added variables of rising interest rates, materials costs and ongoing trade negotiations. In this new reality, it’s more important than ever to understand, and plan for, these trends.

Two vantage points for success
Seven industry-specific and combined tracks offer you and your firm more access to both fields’ top minds, plus a comprehensive lineup of crossover opportunities for learning and networking in these closely related sectors.

Who’s going?

Professionals in the areas of construction and real estate:
CPAs in public practice
• Banking, finance and insurance professionals
• Auditors, controllers, financial directors and staff
• Industry CEOs, CFOs and CROs


2019 Speakers

Ryan Abraham JD
Principal, Washington Council EY

Jordan Adelson CPA
Director, PwC

Andrew Alperstein

Emilio Alvarez
Managing Partner, E. F. Alvarez & Company

John Armour
Managing Member, Armour Consulting,LLC

Cord Armstrong
Tax Director, CBIZ MHM LLC

Chris Bailey
Director, PwC

Anirban Basu
Chairman and CEO, Sage Policy Group,Inc.

Sam Battle
Senior Manager, Moss Adams LLP

Susan Bennett
Partner, EY

Craig Bernstein
Principal, OPZ Bernstein

Kelly Blair
Managing Director, Finance & Accounting, BKM Capital Partners LP

Alan Borstein

Jackie Buck

Joe Caldarera
President/CEO, J. Caldarera & Company,Inc.

Jack Callahan
Partner, CohnReznick LLP

John Caulfield
Chief Financial Officer, Phillips Edison & Company

Adam Cavin
Senior Manager, MOSS ADAMS LLP

Michael Cheng

Nathan Clark
Partner, Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP

Anthony Coniglio
CEO, NewLake Capital Partners

Robert Davidson
CPA, Davidson Consulting

Jim de Bree
CPA, James de Bree CPA

Geoff Delisio
Head of Surety, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance

Joe DiLeo
Managing Director, Deloitte

Kirsten Duffy
Lead Estimator, Archer Western Construction

Steve Dwyer
Managing Director, KPMG LLP

Dee Estep
Tax Manager, CLA

Carly Ferris

Barry Fischman
Partner, Marcum LLP

Kelli Franco
Partner, Moss Adams LLP

Carl Franseen
CFO, United Infrastructure Group, Inc.

Joshua Ganshert
Partner, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause,LLP

Tana Gardner Zaffino
VP, Financial Operations, Lifestyle Communities

Scott Grimm

Bassem Hamdy

Nancy Henderson
Partner, Henderson,Caverly, Pum & Trytten LLP

Kamil Homsi
President, Global Realty Capital

Tony Ivener
President, Ivener Management Group

Brett Johnson
Principal, Ernst & Young

Bruce Johnson

Steve Jones
Senior Director, Dodge Data & Analytics

Mary Josephs
Founder and CEO, Verit Advisors LLC

Julie Killian

Rich King
CFO, Schlouch Incorporated

Scott Kolbrenner
Managing Director, Houlihan Lokey

Mike Love

Mike Lucki

Jim Lundy

Sajeev Malaveetil

Michael Marino

Tara Marszewski
CFO, Waterton

Brett Matzek

Ryan McCormick

Rebecca McDonald

Brian McGlynn

Robert Mercado
Partner, Marcum LLP

James Miller
Partner, Marcum LLP

Joe Natarelli
Office Managing Partner, Marcum LLP

Tad Nelson
Regional Underwriting Officer, Travelers Bond and Specialty Insurance

Jeffrey Nesbit
National Director of Consulting Services, Construction, CLA

Tony Nitti
Partner, RubinBrown

Jamie Rich
Managing Director, KPMG

Russ Rigler
Manager, CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP)

Erin Roberts
Partner, Global E&C Leader, EY

Mitch Roschelle
Partner & Business Development Leader, PwC

Dimitri Sayegh
Managing Director, Perigee Advisors

Rob Sistek
Founder & Principal, Silver 47 Capital Partners

Nate Smith
Director, National Tax Office, CBIZ

Taryn Smith
Manager, Marcum LLP

Joyce Soriano-McDowell

Mike Straneva

Tim Sznewajs
Managing Director, D.A. Davidson

Miles Tabibian
Director,Real Estate & Construction, Plug and Play

Aaron Toppston
Sr. Development Manager, Walsh Group

Joyce Welch
Managing Director, Deloitte Tax LLP

Deborah Wilder
President, contractor Compliance and Monitoring,Inc.

Julian Xavier
Principal, Clifton Larson Allen

Mike Zisa
Esq. | Peckar & Abramson. PC