The ESOP Association’s 2017 Las Vegas Conference and Trade Show

Date:November 9-10, 2017
Location: Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
3655 S. Las Vegas Blvd. 
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Rob Hilton, director in Katz, Sapper & Miller's Valuation and ESOP Services Groups, will present at the 2017 Las Vegas Conference and Trade Show Nov. 9-10 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.

Featuring more than 60 sessions, this conference is designed to provide insights on managing an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) efficiently and effectively. Attendees will heighten their skills related to overall ESOP administration, reporting, and maintenance.

Hilton’s session, “Communicating Valuation Issues to Plan Participants,” will focus on how to effectively educate ESOP participants on the factors that impact an ESOP valuation and how employees can help increase the company’s worth. Additionally, Hilton will review aspects of a valuation that are directly impacted by employee and company performance as well as aspects that are out of the company’s control.

Additional session topics will include:

  • Duties and responsibilities of trustees
  • Highly-leveraged ESOP transactions
  • New and notable ESOP valuation issues
  • Evaluating offers and selling an ESOP company
  • Legal and regulatory update
  • Current ESOP transaction structuring alternatives
  • Mature ESOP administrative issues
  • ESOP insurance
  • Social media strategy for employee communications
  • ESOP distributions
  • Valuation issues

To learn more or register, visit the conference website