For a Third Year, Capital Edge Continues Sponsorship of the National Contract Management Association’s Boston Chapter March Workshop

Capital Edge Continues Commitment to Educating Contract Management Professionals through Sponsorship of 59th Annual NCMA Boston Chapter Workshop

McLean, VA – March 04, 2020 – Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., a global consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve complex business problems, is pleased to announce company sponsorship and two session trainings for the 59th Annual March Workshop hosted by National Contract Management Association’s (NCMA) Boston Chapter at Bentley University in Waltham, MA on March 11, 2020.

The March Workshop is the Boston Chapter’s signature event on which NCMA National has modeled its annual World Congress conference.  Attendance includes over 400 professionals and covers a spectrum of courses taught by Government and industry experts with beginner, intermediate, and advanced level courses.  Industry-focused courses as well as special topics and soft skills seminars are also featured.  Each March Workshop is highlighted by a keynote speaker and this year features Sheila Heen, Harvard Law School Lecturer and Co-author of the New York Times Business Bestseller, Difficult Conversations:  How to Discuss What Matters Most.  The keynote is followed by a mid-day luncheon and networking hour at the end to allow contracting professionals time to connect with fellow NCMA members.

Capital Edge team members Chad Braley and Marie Salamone will be presenters at the workshop presenting “Surviving an Incurred Cost Audit”, covering the wide array of challenges contractors face when responding to an audit of indirect costs.  This session will present a survival guide for contractors scheduled to undergo an incurred cost audit.  Incurred cost audits can be wearisome and time-consuming as well as impact the daily operations of company staff. Understanding the expectations of auditors should dramatically improve the experience and potential outcome.

Additionally, Chase Kunk from Capital Edge will be presenting “Contractor Purchasing System Review (CPSR):  What You Need to Know to Be Successful”, providing contractors with a current baseline of the DCMA CPSR environment, exploring hot topics and recent lessons learned from others in industry.

NCMA is the world’s leading professional resource for those in the field of contract management.  The Boston chapter is an experienced and motivated group of almost six hundred contract management professionals dedicated to the educational advancement and professional growth of both government and commercial contracts and procurement personnel in the greater Boston area.

“Capital Edge continues its commitment to this premier event for a third year due to NCMA’s ability to provide a superb educational, networking, and professional development platform for contract management professionals,” says Chad Braley, Founder and Managing Partner of Capital Edge. “This event is a great opportunity for Capital Edge to support NCMA and its educational efforts to the Boston-area members of the acquisition community as well as our Boston-area clients.”

For more information about the 59th Annual March Workshop, visit www.ncmaboston.org.

About Capital Edge Consulting, Inc.

Capital Edge consultants combine their unique backgrounds and experience in consulting, public accounting, industry, DCAA , and DCMA to provide clients with unmatched government contracting expertise.  This breadth and depth of specialized experience enables Capital Edge to provide the exact services and level of expertise federal government contractors need to succeed.  Capital Edge has worked with government contractors ranging in size from startup to Fortune 100 companies in industries such as manufacturing, nuclear energy, professional services, biotech/pharmaceuticals, defense, and software.

To learn more about Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., visit http://www.CapitalEdgeConsulting.com

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Capital Edge Continues Commitment to Educating Contract Management Professionals through Sponsorship of 58th Annual NCMA Boston Chapter Workshop

McLean, VA – March 5, 2019 – Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., a global consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve complex business problems, is pleased to announce company sponsorship and session training for the 58th Annual March Workshop hosted by National Contract Management Association’s (NCMA) Boston Chapter at Bentley University in Waltham, MA on March 13, 2019.

The March Workshop is the Boston Chapter’s signature event on which NCMA National has modeled its annual World Congress conference. Attendance includes 400 professionals and covers a spectrum of courses taught by Government and industry experts with beginner, intermediate, and advanced level courses. Industry-focused courses as well as special topics and soft skills seminars are also featured. Each March Workshop is highlighted by a keynote speaker and this year features Julie A. Planchet, Vice President & General Manager of Field and Safety Instruments at Thermo Fisher Scientific. The keynote is followed by a mid-day luncheon and networking hour at the end to allow contracting professionals time with to connect with fellow NCMA members.

Capital Edge team members Chad Braley, Marie Salamone, and Sean O’Connor will be presenters at the workshop presenting “Navigating the Indirect Cost Rate Maze”, covering the wide array of challenges contractors face when developing indirect cost rates for the organization. Competitive, compliant rates structures help to ensure winning cost proposals. Our team will examine indirect rate composition, allocability, allowability, and compliance throughout the contract life cycle, including forward pricing rate proposals for bidding purposes, provisional rate requests for invoicing, and final indirect cost rate proposals.

NCMA is the world’s leading professional resource for those in the field of contract management. The Boston chapter is an experienced and motivated group of almost six hundred contract management professionals dedicated to the educational advancement and professional growth of both government and commercial contracts and procurement personnel in the greater Boston area.

“This event is a great opportunity for Capital Edge to continue our support for educating of contract management professionals and our Boston area clients,” says Chad Braley, Founder and Managing Partner of Capital Edge, “Our continued sponsorship supports NCMA’s ability to continue providing professional opportunities to Boston-area members of the acquisition community.”

For more information about the 58th Annual March Workshop, visit www.ncmaboston.org


Capital Edge Continues Commitment to Educating Contract Management Professionals through Workshop Sponsorship

McLean, VA – March 1, 2018 – Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., a global consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve complex business problems, recently announced that the company is a sponsor of, and presenter at, the 57th Annual March Workshop hosted by National Contract Management Association’s (NCMA) Boston Chapter at Bentley University in Waltham, MA on March 7, 2018. The March workshop features a wide-range of courses taught by government and industry professionals featuring beginner, intermediate, and advanced level classes; industry-focused courses; special topics and soft skills seminars.

NCMA is the world’s leading professional resource for those in the field of contract management. The Boston chapter is an experienced and motivated group of almost six hundred contract management professionals dedicated to the educational advancement and professional growth of both government and commercial contracts and procurement personnel in the greater Boston area.

“This is a great opportunity for Capital Edge to support the continuing education of contract management professionals,” says Chad Braley, Founder, CEO, and Managing Director of Capital Edge. “Our sponsorship helps ensure that NCMA is able to continue providing professional opportunities to Boston-area members of the acquisition community.”

In the past two years, the March workshop has boasted more than fifty speakers and presenters from academia, government, and industry; has offered over forty courses on a wide range of procurement and leadership topics; and has had an attendance of almost eight hundred participants.

Capital Edge team members will be presenters for two sessions at the workshop. Chad Braley and Marie Salamone will present “Indirect Rates from Development to Closeout” and will cover the wide array of challenges contractors face when dealing with indirect cost rates, from strategic positioning for proposal purposes through execution, audit, and ultimately closeout.

Chad Braley and Sean O’Connor of Capital Edge, and Kirk J. McCormick of Ruberto, Israel and Weiner, P.C., will present “Top 10 Pitfalls in Government Contracting,” which will explore the top ten legal, compliance, contract, and business system pitfalls, and how to navigate them.

For more information about the 57th Annual March Workshop, visit www.ncmaboston.org.

 

 

 

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