Join the Nashville Business Incubation Center in partnership with the Metro Nashville Airport Authority for a 2-part workshop series.
Morning Session: QuickBooks and Financial Reports, Presented by Eric Ruffin
1) QuickBooks Pros and Cons
2) Essential and Relevant QBs Reports and Metrics
3) Understanding and Interpreting Financial Data and Reports
**A light lunch will be provided**
Afternoon Session: Funding and Cashflow Management, Presented by Jerius Oliver, Sr.
1) How to protect business cashflow
2) How to increase business cashflow
3) What are banks looking for to grant funding
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
Eric possesses over 15 years of professional experience including accounting, auditing, consultancy, project management, training and business development. Currently, he provides management and technical assistance to an array of clients. However, early professional experience included work on audit and internal audit engagements with a public accounting firm and “Big 4 CPA Firms” via joint-venture arrangements.
Mr. Ruffin has managed the audits of Federal contractor clients since 2007. He’s garnered over 15 years of experience managing A-133 audits and is experienced in managing audit services to HUD, State, Local Government and Other Federal regulated entities. In addition, Eric has worked as a consultant providing internal audit consulting duties, FIAR assistance services, estimating and bidding and DCAA and FAR services. Lastly, Mr. Ruffin specializes in providing management and technical assistance and consulting services to minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses.
Jerius Oliver Sr. was born in Champaign, IL and moved to Nashville TN at the age of 13. He graduated McGavock High School in May of 1997 and began working at Nations Bank (now Bank of America) in December of that same year. He has worked in Operations, Retail Banking, Management, and most recently Business Banking over the span of his 20+ years in the banking industry.
Currently, Jerius works at First Citizens Bank where his official title is Vice President/Financial Sales Manager. He works direct and exclusively with business clients on general banking, treasury management, and lending products to help them reach the short-and-long-term goals for their business.
First Citizens provides more than basic business services. We also work hard to provide you the financial advice and guidance to help your company reach your growth expectations. We provide the resources, expertise, and services of a big bank while giving you the one-on-one experience you’d expect from a smaller bank. We have been delivering on our promise to our clients since our doors opened back in 1898 in Raleigh NC.
What are my parking options for the event?
Guests are responsible for parking. Paid parking is available directly across the street at the Park Happy or Premium Parking lots. Guests should only utilize SP parking lots on evenings and weekends; cars will be ticketed and/or towed during business hours.
Note: NBIC is located inside the Concept Technology building. Enter through the double doors at the front of the building and NBIC will be immediately on your right.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for general information. To learn more about specific opportunities with NBIC, call Angela Crane-Jones at 615-866-9787.