Top Government Contractor Finance and Accounting Issues in 2013
Two of the government contracting industry’s top experts, William “Bill” Keating of BDO and Chad Braley of Capital Edge Consulting, joined PVBS for our annual webinar on the top finance and accounting issues facing government contractors in the coming year.
Some of the topics we discussed on the webinar included:
- Impact on contracts due to sequestration, overall budget pressures, and other factors
- Continuing challenge of fierce cost competition for new awards
- What we expect from the DCAA in 2013
Chad Braley is the CEO and Managing Director of Capital Edge Consulting, Inc. His area of expertise includes the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), agency supplement regulations, Truth in Negotiations Act, government accounting requirements, Earned Value Management (EVM), Material Management & Accounting Systems (MMAS), DCAA audit and regulatory non-compliance support, business systems, ICAPs, ERP systems, and risk mitigation.
Bill Keating is the Managing Director of the BDO Government Contractor practice. He has led many large-scale compliance and operational process improvement projects focused on the special requirements of government contracting, such as contract cost accounting and reporting, billing, procurement, pricing, and estimating. He has vast experience assisting numerous companies with resolving contract audit issues with the DCAA and Federal Agency Inspectors General.