Become a Sponsoring Partner of MFOA!
The Municipal Finance Officers’ Association (MFOA) is a not-for-profit association which represents the interests of thousands of municipal finance officers across Ontario. With decades of policy and education experience, MFOA is at the heart of the finance sector for local government. Corporate Sponsorship offers you an opportunity to build lasting relationships with members and stakeholders throughout the year. MFOA brings together thought leaders and decision makers in all areas of municipal finance to discuss current issues, deliberate on solutions and benchmark best practices.
Be part of this specialized community!
Benefits of Corporate Sponsorship:
MFOA is committed to providing you with a sponsorship plan that best meets your priorities. MFOA is committed to offering you:
- Recognition as an official supporter of MFOA
- Strong market positioning with other thought leaders in the finance sector
- Sector training opportunities for your company
- Customized marketing campaigns throughout the year, both online and print
- Regular marketing opportunities via the e-newsletter and website profiles
MFOA also provides the option to develop sponsorship and exhibiting plans for specific events. Please call us to discuss these opportunities further. Contact Krista Klesch at (416)362-9001 x231 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Watson & Associates Economists Ltd. is one of Canada’s leading economic consulting firms. Established in 1982, we offer a comprehensive range of fiscal planning and policy services to clients in government and the private sector throughout Ontario and beyond. Our unique and dynamic team of specialists has assisted clients from over 250 municipalities, utilities and school boards, as well as private industry, and senior levels of government, to frame their financial and economic strategies. Watson is widely recognized as a leading authority on the fiscal aspects of the municipal government and school board sector. The firm has earned its reputation for quality of analysis, as well as pragmatic and insightful interpretation of the issues we address. We are well known for achieving results that translate into successful outcomes for our clients.
Since 1983, Hemson Consulting has provided expert advice in the areas of planning policy, municipal finance, demographic and economic forecasting, land needs assessment, real estate advisory and transportation impact analysis. Located in Toronto, the firm’s consulting team includes land economists, finance and management professionals, urban and regional planners and real estate specialists. Hemson has successfully completed high-profile and complex projects for large urban and rural municipalities throughout British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, and the Maritimes as well as numerous projects for the Province of Ontario. Hemson has built its reputation on providing balanced, objective and thoroughly researched advice.
PSD combines enterprise asset management and budgeting software with industry leading consulting services to provide complete support to our clients. Our software – CityWide Enterprise Asset Management – includes a powerful asset register, a CMMS, and fully integrated GIS. CityWide Enterprise Budgeting consists of operating, capital and salary planning modules and a FIR reporting tool. PSD’s IAM certified consultants deliver fully compliant asset management plans and develop sustainable asset management programs and strategic frameworks. Our accounting professionals assist with enhanced financial reporting and planning, while also providing direct operational support to municipal finance officers. PSD is the publisher of The Public Sector Digest – the leading publication for asset management, budgeting and climate change adaptation insights.
The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is Ontario’s property expert. We create and maintain a comprehensive database of information for each of the more than five million properties in Ontario.
We are responsible for delivering property values, insights and services to taxpayers, municipalities, governments and businesses.
For 25 years, F.H. Black & Company Incorporated has worked with government finance and budget departments to crush waste, & eliminate inefficiency through the selection & implementation of technology, by improving business processes, and providing support services. FHB is the sole authorized provider of training and implementation services for CaseWare's government solutions in Canada.
CaseWare International Incorporated solutions combine the power of automation with secure collaborative tools to help finance departments reach new levels of productivity. Trusted by over 400,000 users in 130 countries.
Realtax has been recovering realty tax arrears for municipalities for over 20 years. Today, the professionals at Realtax administer tax registrations, tax sales, and online marketing for more than 200 Ontario municipalities.
WeirFoulds is recognized as a leader in the Canadian legal profession. We combine the legal talent associated with top global law firms with the value of a regional firm. WeirFoulds has established itself as the premier regional law firm in Ontario, and has provided strategic, cost-effective and innovative legal advice to our clients since 1860. Our well established municipal law team understands the unique needs of governments and other public bodies and that the challenges they face are different from those faced by private corporations. The team has extensive experience dealing with complex and sophisticated financial transactions involving municipalities in Ontario. Clients turn to WeirFoulds for sound guidance and advice, including a focus on risk management, and assistance in all manner of matters and issues specific to financial transactions concerning municipalities, school boards and financial institutions, dealing with those public sector entities.
Kinetic GPO is a CFTA-compliant cooperative purchasing organization established for Broader Public Sector and MASH entities across Canada, with the specific purpose of reducing procurement cost by leveraging the purchasing power of group buying and saving our members time by simplifying steps to procure. All of Kinetic's procurement processes support a fair, open, and transparent process. All of our policies and protocols are publicly available.
Membership is free, with no volume commitments. Our contract portfolio includes suppliers such as Acklands-Grainger, CDW, School Speciality, Toro (partnership with Turf Care), United Rentals, WESCO, and others. Kinetic GPO is based in Cambridge, Ontario.
Geoffrey Pennal, Investment Advisor, Portfolio Manager, CIBC Wood Gundy
With over 20 years in the investment business, Geoffrey Pennal has the experience to guide his Municipal clients through changing market cycles and to recommend the most effective products to take advantage of them. Geoff brings an in-depth knowledge of current Municipal investment guidelines, and prides himself on being a prudent steward of his client’s assets. It is a distinct privilege for Geoff to be a lead sponsor for the Municipal Finance Officers' Association of Ontario.
CIBC Wood Gundy
- A market leader in providing investment support to Municipalities.
- Bond desk staffed by fixed income experts.
- Top-quality research from CIBC Wholesale Banking research teams and top-ranked third-party firms.
- Extensive inventory of competitively priced secondary market bonds.
- Customized structured notes for improved returns.
- Support with reporting and Investment Policy Statement (IPS) creation and compliance.