Columbus, OH – May 20, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s office hosted a Center for Public Investment Management (CPIM) conference today for Ohio public funds managers in Independence. 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, Treasurer Mandel 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.
“I am proud to offer continuing training for Ohio’s public funds managers,” said Treasurer Mandel. “CPIM is a valuable forum for local government finance officers to share best practices and receive continuing education which helps to better manage and 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.