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Date and Time:11/16/2017 11:30 am
Event:Carolinas Chapter Meeting - November 16, 2017
Topic:Top 10 Factors to Understand Before Designing an LTI Program
Location:Charlotte (Charter Communications, 7800 Crescent Executive Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217) Raleigh (Red Hat, 100 East Davie Street, Raleigh, NC 27601) Remote web conferencing (instructions will be sent)
Contact:Robin Bernstein
Description:

Please join us for an in depth review of the ten factors companies should spend more time on before implementing a long-term incentive plan. This presentation will help provide a road map to navigating what can often be the most complex component of compensation; we will cover a full array of topics that will enable you to design a long-term incentive plan in a more thoughtful way. In addition to understanding tax, accounting and corporate governance implications, this presentation will also address the perspective of the award recipient to ensure that your program properly retains, motivates and incentivizes key employees.

About the Speakers:

Katie Gaynor:
Katie Gaynor is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ms. Gaynor is a member of the Corporate Finance group and co-leads the firm's Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance practice.  Ms. Gaynor has over 10 years of executive and corporate governance consulting experience including competitive assessment of executive and director pay, short-and long-term incentive plan design, preparing proxy statements and shareholder outreach materials, conducting corporate governance reviews, and compensation planning for public and private companies initial public offerings and for mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. Gaynor worked at Cox Enterprises, a $15 billion, diversified communications, media and automotive services company working on equity compensation plan design and administration and designing salary structures.  Ms. Gaynor holds a B.S. in human resources policy and development from Georgia State University and is a Certified Equity Professional and Certified Compensation Professional.

Jarret Sues:
Jarret Sues is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Roseland, New Jersey. Mr. Sues is a member of the Corporate Finance group and co-leads the firm's Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance practice.  Mr. Sues has over 10 years of executive compensation and corporate governance consulting experience covering both public and private companies in multiple industries, including banking, distribution, finance, healthcare, industrial, manufacturing, medical device, pharmaceutical, retail, real estate and technology. During this time his responsibilities have included all aspects of executive/director compensation, including competitive assessments of executive and director compensation programs, short- and long-term incentive plan design, conducting corporate governance reviews, review of employment/severance agreements and compensation planning for public and private companies, initial public offerings and mergers & acquisitions.

Prior to re-joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Sues worked as a consultant in the New York City office of Frederic W. Cook, & Co., an independent executive compensation consulting firm serving all industries.  Prior to consulting, Mr. Sues was a professional baseball player, most notably in the Tampa Bay Rays organization where he pitched professionally for the Princeton (WV) Rays of the Appalachian League.  Mr. Sues holds a B.S. in business administration from Xavier University (OH).

More Information:
Continuing Education Credits: 1 CEP (Various)