Who We Support – Professional Organizations

Professional organizations keep FML in touch with what’s happening in the business community and allow us to share our insights and expertise with those associated with related disciplines.

Yale Entrepreneurial Institute (YEI)

Yale Entrepreneurial Institute (YEI) “helps Yale students and faculty start scalable new business ventures” . As Corporate Partner with YEI, FML lends its expertise through tax, accounting and assurance services, supports the YEI Summer Fellowship program and other educational events throughout the year.

The CFO Knowledge Network

The CFO Knowledge Network is a network of peer CFO’s from small and middle market companies who share ideas and experiences about common challenges and current trends. The group was created to address the knowledge-sharing needs of financial executives who lack an internal peer network within their companies. Membership consists of senior financial executives who work in CT and NY. FML is a sponsor of The CFO Knowledge Network and assists in planning their events.

Crossroads Venture Group (CVG)

Since our inception, FML has supported the CVG’s mission of encouraging investment in high growth companies by being a major sponsor and as a member of its State Board of Directors.

Connecticut Technology Council (CTC)

As a member of the Connecticut Technology Council, sponsor of their Connecticut Innovation Summit, and member of its Board of Directors, FML demonstrates its support for this statewide association of technology oriented companies and institutions.

Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)

FML is a Gold sponsor and active committee member of the Association for Corporate Growth – Connecticut Chapter, the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions for mid to large companies.

MIT Enterprise Forum

FML is a sponsor and member of the Board of Directors of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Connecticut which is part of MIT Enterprise Forum, Inc., an international network of 28 MIT Enterprise Forum chapters which promote technology industries in local economies.

Connecticut Innovations - CTech Incubator

FML is a sponsor, mentor and advisor of the CTech Incubator in New Haven at Science Park. The Incubator provides world-class workspace and a variety of resources to start-up companies.

Turnaround Management Association (TMA)

FML is a member of the Connecticut Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association, a professional community of turnaround and corporate renewal professionals who share a common interest in strengthening the economy through the restoration of corporate value.

Innovation Quest

FML supports this program at the University of Connecticut whose mission is to foster student innovation and entrepreneurship by providing mentoring, judging and as a member of its Board of Advisors.

UConn's Technology Incubation Program (TIP)

FML is a mentor and advisor to companies in UConn’s Technology Incubation Program (TIP). TIP is charged with accelerating the successful establishment and development of entrepreneurial companies. The program provides lab space (several sizes and with varying capabilities, like dry or wet) and office space.

The Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA)

The CTCPA is a professional association that promotes and supports state CPAs through; Advocacy, Community and Education. Our CPAs actively participate on the Society’s various leadership committees and interest groups, including its Board of Directors, Advisory Council, Employee Benefit Plans Interest Group, the Golf Tournament Committee and the New and Young Professionals Group, to name a few. In addition, Audit and Assurance Partner, Brian Kelleher is the President of the Board of Directors.

Chambers of Commerce

FML is a member of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce and the Glastonbury Chamber of Commerce.