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RSM McGladrey consultants to present at Employee Ownership Conference bringing 700 business leaders to Minneapolis


Minneapolis, MN – Between April 19 and April 22, 2010, more than 700 business leaders and employee ownership and equity professionals will gather at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Minneapolis for the 2010 Employee Ownership Conference, sponsored by RSM McGladrey, one of the nation’s leading accounting, tax and business consulting firms.

The conference will be presented by the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) and the Beyster Institute at the University of California, San Diego’s Rady School of Management.

“RSM McGladrey will be actively involved as sponsors and as presenters for this prestigious event,” said Rosemarie Panico-Marino. “Our National ESOP Team Leader Nancy Dittmer, will speak on April 20. Her topic, “It Takes a Village: Making Sure ESOP Advisors Work Together” will help attendees understand the importance of having all ESOP providers on the same page. Victor Aspengren, ESOP business development director for RSM McGladrey, will present:”ESOP Communications in Uncertain Times” on April 22.

Other conference highlights include:

  • More than 64 sessions in five learning tracks: Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Basics; ESOP Beyond the Basics; Equity Compensation, Communications and Culture, and Management Ideas,
  • A dynamic keynote address by British author and employee ownership expert David Erdal,
  • Announcement of winners of the 2010 Innovations in Employee Ownership Awards, and
  • Opportunities to network, discuss, participate, learn and share.

Register and learn more about the 2010 Employee Ownership Conference or call the NCEO at 510-208-1304.

About RSM McGladrey’s Retirement Resources
RSM McGladrey Retirement Resources is a national non-producing third party administrator backed by an established accounting firm. Our 5,000 plan sponsor relationships are supported by our nationwide network of more than 150 employees. RSM McGladrey has been helping organizations establish and maintain retirement plans for more than 40 years. RSM McGladrey actively participates with ASPPA and the AICPA and is involved in discussions for future accounting and retirement plan legislation.

About RSM McGladrey
RSM McGladrey is a leading professional services firm providing accounting, tax and business consulting. RSM McGladrey operates in an alternative practice structure with McGladrey & Pullen LLP, a partner-owned CPA firm that delivers audit and attest services. Through separate and independent legal entities, they work together to serve clients’ business needs. Together, the companies rank as the fifth largest U.S. provider of accounting, tax and business consulting services (source: Accounting Today), with 7,000 professionals and associates in nearly 90 offices. RSM McGladrey Inc. and McGladrey & Pullen LLP are member firms of RSM International, an affiliation of independent accounting and consulting firms.

About the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)
The NCEO is a nonprofit research and education organization established in 1981 and is widely recognized as the main source for accurate, unbiased information on ESOPs, stock options, other forms of equity compensation and ownership culture.


Terri Andrews
Director, National Public Relations



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