The Connection
February/March 2018
Say " Hello" to NACM's Newest Members
Harley Davidson
WadeCo Specialties, Inc.
Goodman Factors
Lawson Murphy

2018 NACM
2018 will be a busy year for NACM Southwest member Kenny Wine, CCE, Director of Credit (Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc.), who has been elected NACM National Chairman of the Board. 
What began as a career in consumer credit for Chrysler Financial soon became a position in the corporate credit department at L’Oreal for Kenny. In 2008, he left L’Oreal and took a job at Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. where he is currently Director of Credit.
Kenny and his team are active NACM members throughout the United States, participating in multiple industry credit groups, as NTCR users, and as a collection client. Kenny currently serves on the NACM Southwest Board of Directors. 
Please join us in extending our congratulations to Kenny and the NACM National Board of Directors!
2017 Credit Executive of the Year
Roxanne Price, CCE, CCRA;
Hanson Aggregates

Congratulations Roxanne on all of your hard work and dedication!
2017 Emerging Leader Award Recipients
Tina Benavidez, CBA; Ferguson Enterprises

Kyle King; Joseph T. Ryerson & Son

Ceci Mondroski, CBA; Crescent Electric Supply

Nikki Patton, CBA; City Pipe & Supply
The More You Know

Construction Boot Camp
Presented by Hicks Law Group, PLLC
Friday, February 23, 2018
Stonebriar Country Club

Bankruptcy and Other Mysteries
Presented by Lynnette R. Warman; Culhane Meadows, PLLC
Friday, March 23, 2018
NACM Southwest Offices

CAP II Basic Financial Accounting
2/24/18 - 4/17/18
CAP III Financial Statement Analysis 1
4/21/18 - 6/2/18

  • Applications due for CBA, CBF and CCE March 5, 2018
  • 1/26/18 Nationwide Exam test date
  • 3/5/18 Certification Exam - Nationwide
  • Applications due for CBA, CBF and CCE June 10, 2018
  • 4/20/18 Nationwide Exam test date for Credit Congress
  • Applications due for CBA, CBF and CCE July 23, 2018
  • 6/1/18 Nationwide Exam test date
  • 6/10/18 Certification Exam - Phoenix, AZ - Credit Congress
  • 7/23/18 Certification Exam - Nationwide
  • Applications due for CBA, CBF and CCE November
  • 10/14/18 5th Nationwide Exam test date
  • 11/5/18 Certification Exam - Nationwide
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NACM Southwest Memorial Scholarship

  The NACM Southwest Memorial Scholarship was created to honor past NACM Southwest members who gave generously of their time and expertise to serve their Association. This $1,000 scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors of NACM Southwest members and staff who have achieved academic excellence while also being involved in high school and community activities. Applications are available by emailing Caitlin Duree at . The deadline for receipt of completed applications is April 1, 2018.
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D&B Credit: The Evolving Role of Credit
D&B Credit: The Evolving Role of Credit
Traditional credit teams are responsible for reducing losses and mitigating risk; however, the new strategic credit team is responsible for managing risk, as well as uncovering new business opportunities.
The modern credit leader needs a modern platform, so they can better leverage data and analytics to manage risk. With D&B Credit, finance teams can make smart credit decisions faster, keep a watchful eye on accounts, and monitor portfolio trends.
D&B Credit helps finance leaders:
·          Access easy-to-understand analytics and scores, powered by the world’s largest
commercial credit database
·          Configure alert profiles to effectively monitor customer financial health
Talk to Jim Epperson at NACM Southwest ( or 972-518-0019) to learn how D&B Credit can help finance teams drive growth and manage risk.