Fall 2019 Newsletter

Posted on September 26, 2019  

Fall 2019: Volume 25, Number 1

Next Meeting:    October 17, 2019

Place: 100 Washington Avenue South, Suite 1600, Minneapolis, MN

Time: Noon – 1:30 PM

Agenda: This meeting will feature an open forum discussion on a variety of topics of interest right now in the industry.  Bring your knowledge, bring your questions, and be ready to discuss things like: 

  • Application of the mid-year convention to a capitalization rate
  • Selling cost adjustments to real estate appraisals
  • Pre-tax and post-tax interest rates
  • Determining supportable officer compensation
  • Determining the debt and equity weightings in a WACC build-up
  • Using terminal value calculations in determining value indications

Notes from the September 19th Meeting:  

  • Congratulations to our recently elected officers and board members for the 2019-2020 year.  Many are returning to fill these positions while a few fresh faces have been added.  Thank you for your service to our organization!

Officers                                                                 Board Members

President – Guy Sanschagrin            John Hawthorne               Joshua Johnson

Vice President – Mike Meagher        Joseph Kenyon                 Karen Kritta

Treasurer – Michael Schaefer           John Heidebrecht            Cody Lindman

                                                        Christopher Olson        Madeline Strachota

  • As of the 2019-2020 year, annual membership dues will increase by $5 to $185 per year.  The change will be reflected in the annual invoice you will receive shortly.
  • Invite a colleague to one of our upcoming meetings!  We have crafted a customizable invitation letter that you can send to anyone who may be interested in networking with others in the industry and hearing excellent presentations on current and relevant topics.
  • Please take a moment to review your member profile on our website (mabvp.org).  If you see that any updates are needed, please contact Natalie with any requested changes.

Upcoming Meeting Schedule:                              

  • Thursday, October 17, 2019 – Open Forum Discussion on Valuation Issues
  • Thursday, December 19, 2019 – Valuation Contest: (Facilitator TBD)
  • Thursday, February 20, 2020 – Speaker: Joshua Johnson; Topic – Recent S-Corp Cases
  • Thursday, March 19, 2020 – Speakers: Joe Kenyon/Ginger Knutsen; Topic – Forensic Accounting 2
  • Thursday, May 21, 2020 – Speakers: Cody Lindman/Madeline Strachota; Topic – TBD

You can reach MABVP President Guy Sanschagrin at guy.sanschagrin@wtpadvisors.com.  Natalie Mandley can be contacted at mabvp.natalie@gmail.com or at 612.767.9452.