Beyond the Numbers

Stacie Usem
Partner, Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLP

Stacie Usem - Partner, Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLPStacie is a partner with the Entrepreneurial Services Group of the firm. As such, she gets involved in all aspects of a client’s business: individual and business tax planning, audits, reviews and compilations, budgeting and forecasting, compensation formula design, internal control studies, retirement planning as well as many others. Stacie focuses her practice on professional services companies with a specialization in the healthcare industry.

Stacie is the Treasurer for the Women’s Health Leadership Trust and the Minnesota chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners. In addition, she serves on the Education and Conference committee for the Minnesota Medical Group Managers Association and is actively involved with many other organizations: the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Medical Group Managers Association, the Minnesota Society of CPA’s and the Women Presidents’ Organization. Stacie is a recipient of Finance & Commerce's Top Women in Finance for 2012.

Stacie also uses her professional expertise within the community. She is the Vice President of Finance and an executive committee member for the Herzl Camp board. Over the years, she has also held leadership positions on other non-profit boards.

Kathy Hanson
Founder and Principal, Backpocket Strategy

kathy hanson backpocketKathy Hanson, MBA, Founder of Backpocket Strategy is a consultant, dynamic speaker and fierce advocate for women entrepreneurs.  Her high energy, personality and authentic perspective makes her a sought after panelist, e-seminar contributor and advisor. Kathy’s insights and enthusiasm for women business owners are earning her the title "Entrepreneur Whisperer!"

Kathy has coached, mentored and worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs nationwide to build their businesses by helping them become more sustainable and profitable. Armed with an MBA, years of working with Fortune 100 companies, then venturing out on her own, Kathy brings experience, passion and real world practicality to her clients.

Kathy has a firmly held conviction that every woman can make her business whatever she dreams it can be.  She is the secret weapon you need to have in your back pocket. Pun intended.

Next Event:

Beyond the Numbers:
Life Matters

Back by Popular Demand!

A lively evening of practical and inspiring discussion for women business owners on how to work on your business, not in your business

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
5:30 - 7:30 pm

Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLP
2501 Wayzata Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN 55405

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Your Presenters:
Stacie Usem
Partner, Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company

Kathy Hanson
Founder and Principal, Backpocket Strategy

There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited.
Wine and hors d'oeuvres provided.

Sponsored by Backpocket Strategy and
Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLP.

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