Accounting and financial controllers are key executives in companies and organizations of all sizes, across all industries, in all countries and continents. In small and medium-size businesses (SMB), controllers often report to the president or CEO. In large or enterprise organizations, controllers are typically the top accounting executive.

Following are controller statistics for the United States and globally that reinforce the importance of this title and role.

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Controllers Council is a national community and platform of Controllers, Accounting and Finance professionals focused on accounting best practices, information and resources, recognition and networking. Both individual and corporate memberships are available. Membership has many features and benefits to propel your career and expertise, and to be an active participant in our exciting community. Questions? Contact Controllers Council via email or call Neil Brown, Executive Director at 312-869-2180. Click here to join.

How to Optimize B2B Payments for Your Business (CPE)Thursday, June 8 1 PM CST

ACH. Credit cards. Virtual cards. Real-time payments. And more. The number of B2B payment choices has grown over the years, with each having its own benefits and tradeoffs. How do you go about choosing the best payment strategy for your business?