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TMA Florida Chapter

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For Further Information Contact:

Florida Chapter, Turnaround Management Association
Tabitha Moore
PO Box 3466, Orlando, FL 32802
Tel: 954-653-2484; Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Post-Election Economy - U.S., Florida, Global

Ft. Lauderdale, FL (October 12, 2012) – Florida TMA (Turnaround Management Association)  is pleased to announce a special South Florida event on November 14th  focused on the key economic takeaways following the 2012 election. Well known economist Bill Stronge, Ph.D. Economics, Iowa State University and Professor Emeritus of Economics at Florida Atlantic University will discuss short and long-term issues such as the growing U.S. debt, entitlement programs, tax policy, health care, GDP growth and unemployment in the context of the 2012 election results.

Dr. Stronge was professor in the Economics Department at Florida Atlantic University from 1971-2006 (Chair, 1981-1990) and FAU Director of International Programs from 1990-2003. He also engages in economic consulting and research for public and private sector clients. Recently, he was appointed a Fellow with the Economic Development Research Institute (EDRI) in Palm Beach County and in 2009 became an adjunct professor of economics at Nova Southeastern University in the Master’s in Real Estate Program and in 2011 in the MBA Program.

Wednesday, November 14th, 5:30pm

Tower Club – Fort Lauderdale
100 SE Third Avenue
One Financial Plaza, Regions Bank Bldg. 28th Floor
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33394
(954) 417-8770

$45 for TMA and Guest Organization Members

$55 Non-Members

Visit for information and registration or call (954) 653-2484


TMA and the Florida Chapter
The Turnaround Management Association ( is the only international non-profit association dedicated to corporate renewal and turnaround management. Established in 1988, TMA has more than 9,000 members in 47 chapters, including 32 in North America, and one each in Australia, Brazil, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Southern Africa, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan and the UK, with a chapter in formation in Romania. TMA members are a professional community of turnaround and corporate renewal professionals who share a common interest in strengthening the economy through the restoration of corporate value. The Florida Chapter is dynamic and vibrant with meetings in the four leading markets in the State: Southeast Florida, Orlando, Tampa Bay and Jacksonville. Membership is entitles members to discounts at programs and networking events, including access to periodic members only events. More info: or contact Chapter Administrator Tabitha Moore at (954) 653-2484.

Event Sponsors:

 Renaissance Partners LLC

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U.S. Economy-The Real Truth

Ft. Lauderdale (May 10, 2012) –Florida TMA announces a special South Florida event focused on issues affecting the current and future economic situation. Well known economist Sanford J. “Sandy” Leeds will discuss the growing U.S. debt, entitlement programs, taxes, health care, politics and shorter-term issues such as GDP growth and unemployment.“Sandy Leeds is a must-see analyst, economist and financial professional who offers objective views on the U.S. economy.”

Sanford J. Leeds, Esq., CFA

President, MBA Investment Fund, LLC
McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin
• MBA, University of Texas Graduate School of Business; JD, University of Virginia School of Law

Leeds is a faculty member at The University of Texas and President of The MBA Investment Fund, L.L.C. He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses, is a member of the Texas State Bar and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Leeds serves on the Investment Committee of The Austin Community Foundation. Previously, he managed investments for a private money management firm with $1.6 billion of assets, and in his legal career conducted jury/bench trials including those affecting the securities industry and hearings involving the Sterling Foster $75 million fraud case. He advises on financial related litigation involving options, hedge funds, and other matters.

At McCombs School of Business, Leeds also teaches in the Dallas Executive MBA and International General Management programs. The recipient of numerous teaching awards, he makes presentations to various U.S. organizations and publishes weekly at

Wednesday, May 16th, 5:30pm
Riverside Hotel
620 East Las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
$45 for TMA and Guest organization Members
$55 Non-Members
Visit for information and registration