SOURCE: National Investment Banking Association

National Investment Banking Association

May 31, 2011 15:27 ET

National Investment Banking Association (NIBA) Announces Stephen R. Gross, CPA and Founding Organizer of HLB Gross Collins, P.C., as Guest Speaker and Moderator at the Upcoming Conference in Atlanta

ATHENS, GA--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - Stephen R. Gross, CPA, and Founding Organizer of HLB Gross Collins, P.C., will be featured as a Guest Speaker and Moderator of the Conference's Theme Panel: "Game Changers in our Digital World, The Convergence of Multi Media and the Public Market Place" at the upcoming National Investment Banking Association conference, "GlobalTechIB" (The 118th NIBA Sponsored Event) in Atlanta, GA on June 16 and 17, 2011.

Mr. Gross has taught strategic business planning, executive development, real estate finance, tax planning, corporate finance and financial controls to Certified Public Accountants. He has also been a national speaker and trainer on these subjects.

Stephen has consulted, audited or assisted in exit events with hundreds of companies throughout the United States as well as Western Europe. He has assisted management teams in growing, governing and merging or selling multiple companies to a variety of major international groups.

Stephen was previously a Regional Managing Partner, National Director of Business Consulting and a member of the Executive Committee of a national accounting firm. An Atlanta native, Stephen graduated from Duke University with a major in management sciences. He attended graduate school at Georgia State University, majoring in accounting.

About National Investment Banking Association (NIBA)
The National Investment Banking Association (NIBA) is pleased to host the GlobalTechIB Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. NIBA was established as a national not-for-profit trade association of regional and independent broker dealers, investment banking firms, hedge funds, institutional investors and related capital market service providers. Since its inception, NIBA member firms have successfully completed over 1,000 equity offerings totaling many billions of dollars in new capital for emerging growth companies both domestically and internationally and have been responsible for 90% of all Initial Public Offerings under $20 million.

FINRA Members, investment professionals and those who have a qualified interest in an ancillary service provider, who are not currently NIBA members are invited to attend, but must pre-register by completing the registration form found at For further information, please contact, Emily Foshee by email at, or by phone at 706-208-9620

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kathy Addison at Elite Financial Communications Group by calling 407-585-1080 or via email at

For more information, please visit or You can follow GlobalTechIB and NIBA on Twitter at @GlobalTechIB and @NIBAnet respectively.

Contact Information

    Emily Foshee
    Executive Director
    Phone: 706-208-9620
    Email: Email Contact
    On Twitter: NIBAnet