The FENG Raleigh, NC Chapter

Next Meeting


06/14/2017 – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)


Place: Hughes Pittman & Gupton
1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 2760

Host: Hughes Pittman & Gupton – Special thanks to Liz Broadway for hosting our meeting.


Topic: Lease Accounting and Other Accounting & Auditing Updates

With the implementation deadline getting ever closer for Lease Accounting, get an overview of the technical accounting requirements, and learn how companies are making preparations and readying themselves for potentially significant reporting and operational impacts. A brief overview of other recent A&A updates will all be provided.

Speaker: Rod Wilson, CPA

Rod has over 10 years of experience in public accounting. He was previously with Grant Thornton, LLP as an audit associate and joined Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP in October 2007.

Rod is a senior manager in the Firm's audit practice and heads the Firm’s Ag Biotech practice. He works with clients in a variety of industries, including biomedical and pharmaceutical, software and technology development, healthcare, venture funds, as well as nonprofits. His experience in these industries includes audits, reviews, and compilations of financial statements, testing and documentation of internal controls, and general business consulting.

Education and Professional Affiliations

B.S., Business Administration - North Carolina State University, 2002, Concentration in Finance

Masters of Accounting - University of North Carolina - Wilmington, 2005

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
North Carolina Certificate #32681
North Carolina Association of CPAs


Driving Directions

Directions from Durham and Chapel Hill on I-40
Take I-40 East to Wade Avenue exit
Follow Wade Avenue to Edwards Mill Road exit
Turn right onto Edwards Mill Road (going towards the RBC Center)
Turn right onto Trinity Road
Turn left onto Sunday Drive, #1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 300

Directions from Airport
Follow US 70 past airport
US 70 turns into Glenwood Avenue
Turn right onto Duraleigh Road
Turn right onto Edwards Mill Road and follow Edwards Mill to Trinity Road; you will go under Wade Avenue
Turn right onto Trinity Road

About the Raleigh, NC Chapter

The Raleigh chapter has over 900 members and meets monthly, generally on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Meeting locations vary so be sure to double check each month. Guests and prospective FENG members are always welcome. First-timers are given the opportunity to introduce themselves to the other chapter members. Most meetings include a speaker and a current topic of interest to our members.

We look forward to meeting you and getting to know each other.

Chapter Leadership

Ted Bachman
(919) 606-3477
Jack Finley
(919) 832-5130

Future Meetings

06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Place: Principal Financial Group
4141 Park Lake Avenue, 5th Floor
Raleigh, NC 27612

Host: Robert Half Management Resources, Don Plato, AVP /Div. Dir.

For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Ted Bachman