Baruch College to Host Private Company Town Hall on June 13 with the Financial Accounting Standards Board

Event is free and open to the public with registration

NEW YORK, NY- June 8, 2016– The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College will host a private town hall meeting on Monday, June 13 with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Private Company Council (PCC).

Participants across a wide variety of industries will have the opportunity to discuss private company accounting issues and share input on current and future agenda topics of both the FASB and the PCC.

Candace E. Wright, chair of the PCC, will lead the discussion. Other expected panelists are FASB members Daryl E. Buck and Lawrence W. Smith, and PCC membersSteven J. Brown and Lawrence E. Weinstock.

The event is free and open to the public; however, interested stakeholders shouldregister in advance. Participants will be eligible to receive up to three hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit offered by NYSSCPA at no cost. The town hall meeting will be recorded and available for audio playback on the FASB website,



WHAT:              Private Town Hall

WHEN:              Monday, June 13, 2016

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

WHERE:            Baruch College- Newman Vertical Campus
55 Lexington Avenue

14th Floor. Room 14-220

New York, NY 10010



About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 164 countries and speak more than 129 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world.  For more about Baruch College, go to



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