Watch this on-demand webinar and come away with not only a better understanding of Governmental Accounting Standard Board's (GASB) new standards on financial reporting for pension plans, but also guidance on how to best communicate to media and key stakeholders the impact of these changes.
Fred Lantz, Partner-in-Charge of Sikich Government Services and Mack Reynolds, Partner-in-Charge of Sikich Marketing & PR, deliver a comprehensive overview, featuring:
-Primary issues employers/plan administrators will face as a result of the new standards
-Discussion of the separation of accounting for the cost of pensions from the funding of pensions
-GASB Statement No. 68 overview
-IMRF PR case study, including approach and outcomes
-PR tactics to employ as a means of controlling your own story
Turn a challenge into an opportunity by learning how the new standards will affect your plan and then by developing a proactive communications strategy to effectively "own" your GASB story.