Mergers & Acquisitions:  A Benefits and Pension Survival Skills Webinar

CPA Webinar Series

Presented direct to your desktop by the Canadian Payroll Association

Archived Webinar: Available until August 18, 2017

NOTE: For certified members, this seminar counts toward 1.5 hours of Continuing Professional Education.

Topic Description

With oil prices at five year lows, it is anticipated there will be a flurry of M&A activity in 2016 as some organizations struggle to weather the oil slump while others look for opportunities to be well positioned for a price rebound.  If your organization is expected to be part of a merger or acquisition - this session is for you!

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Why you need to be at the merger table as early as possible
  • How benefits philosophy and benchmarking can help guide decisions
  • Pension legislation that you need to pay attention to
  • Key stakeholders you need to consider in your communications strategy

This webinar will be facilitated by Payroll Consultants from the Compliance Services and Programs department at the Canadian Payroll Association. This informative 90 minute webinar will include a 60 minute presentation and a 30 minute session to answer live and pre-submitted questions.

About Our Speaker

Melanie Jeannotte has devoted her career to helping corporations and professionals meet their business and benefit needs.  As the Area President for Gallagher Benefit Services (Canada) Group, Inc. she brings extensive experience from several National Insurers and large consulting firms and leads a strong team of benefits & pension consultants.

Melanie works with a diverse client base, partnering with human resource teams in both mid-sized and large organizations across Canada and the United States, to help create tailored Benefit and Pension programs.

She is a regular speaker and author on benefit trends and business practices, sharing her industry experience and commitment to managing healthcare risks.  Melanie is active in the Calgary business and philanthropic community, and was named one of Calgary's Top 40 Under 40 in 2012.  She was also recently recognized on the cover of Advantage Magazine as one of Canada's leading Female Entrepreneur's and has been recently nominated as one of Canada's 100 Most Powerful Women for 2015.

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CPA Member - $99.00 plus applicable taxes
Non-Member - $149.00 plus applicable taxes

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