CFO of the Year Awards

CFO of the Year Awards


Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM


DeSales University
2755 Station Ave
Center ValleyPA 18034


Congratulations to the 2014 CFO of the Year Finalists!

Lehigh Valley Business will honor the Greater Lehigh Valley’s Chief Financial Officers for the critical role they play in making their companies successful. The CFO of the Year awards program will celebrate financial executives at all levels who contribute to the success of our region’s economic growth and stability.

Congratulations to the 2014 CFO of the Year Finalists and Honorees!

Lifetime Achievement Honorees
Jay Fasnacht
RLB Accountants

Barbara Lampe
Weyerbacher Brewing Company, Inc.

Community Service Award
Frances Aitken
Berks County Community Foundation

CFO of the Year – Private Company with Revenues up to $25MM
Nina Bohn
Gateway Ticketing Systems, Inc.

Chris Field
Boas Surgical

Michael Fischer
Client 1st Financial LLC

Terrie Matz
Water Damage, Inc. dba Servpro of Western Lehigh County

Cynthia Roberts
Protective Coating Co.

Vykie Whipple
Brey-Krause Manufacturing Company

CFO of the Year – Private Company with Revenues over $25MM
Paul Bocchino
Lamtec Corporation

Nancy Dixon
Eastern Engineered Wood Products

Daniel Eckel
Strahman Valves, Inc.

Toni Millers

CFO of the Year: Nonprofit Large (25 or more employees)
Melissa Gemelli
Lehigh and Northampton Tranporation Authorite (“LANta”)

Audra Kahr
Cedar Crest College

Karen Kemmerer
Lehigh Valley Children’s Centers, Inc.

Jeremy Melber
Southern Lehigh School District

Douglas F. Smith
Alvernia University

Phyllis Smith
Borough of Wyomissing

Daniel Soos
Bethlehem Area Moravians

CFO of the Year: Small (24 of fewer employees)
Trisha Higgins
Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

Mahboobeh Shekari
YWCA of Bethlehem

Best Growth Manager
John Hoch
Health Network Laboratoes

Judith Hunsicker
Embassy Bank for the Lehigh Valley

Peter Pellicano
Brentwood Industries, Inc.

Mahesh Sane
Piramal Critical Care

Best Turnaround Specialist
Chris Heagele
City of Easton

Gerry Pandaleon
Continuous Financial Improvement

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Contact Information

Kayla Reppert Events Coordinator, Lehigh Valley Business Phone: 610-807-9619 ext. 109

Past Program Highlights

CFO of the Year - Post Event Highlights

CFO of the Year - Post Event Highlights
On Thursday, September 19, over 300 guests gathered at DeSales University to celebrate the 2013 CFO of the Year finalists and honorees who are making a difference in our financial fields. Click the image to view highlights from the event.

CFO of the Year - Awards Supplement

CFO of the Year - Awards Supplement
The CFO of the Year awards supplement highlights the Greater Lehigh Valley’s top financial executives who contribute to the success of our region’s economic growth and stability. Click on the image to read through the supplement.

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