Treasurer Josh Mandel Hosts CPIM Conference in Hamilton
Press Release - Ohio Treasurer's Office
HAMILTON – Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s office hosted a Center for Public Investment Management (CPIM) conference on Thursday for Ohio public funds managers at Miami University’s Hamilton Campus. CPIM provides local government investment officers with continuing education training as they work to safeguard taxpayer dollars.
Public funds officials in Ohio are required by law to receive continuing education credits in the areas of investment and management of public finances. CPIM conferences cover a variety of topics and provide comprehensive financial training that benefits public funds managers at all levels of experience.
In addition to today’s conference, the Treasurer’s office presented an interactive demonstration of OhioCheckbook.com to CPIM attendees and took questions on state and local finances, updates from the Treasurer’s office and the most recent initiative of the Treasurer’s Transparency Project.
“Local government finance officers play an important role in safeguarding public funds,” said Treasurer Mandel. “CPIM conferences are a valuable forum for Ohio’s public funds managers to share best practices and receive continuing education in order to best protect Ohio’s tax dollars.”
The Ohio Treasurer’s office offers CPIM Conferences throughout the year, as well as courses online, to help government finance officers meet their continuing education requirements while increasing their knowledge as they work to effectively manage and safeguard Ohio’s tax dollars.
For more information on the Ohio Treasurer’s office or CPIM, please visit http://www.ohiotreasurer.gov/cpimhome.