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Connor Group Sponsors #1 Automation Conference of 2021 – Register Today!

In the upcoming Workato Automate Conference, taking place May 18 through May 20, learn how visionaries and practitioners from leading companies are modernizing their OTC processes and automating in the new era. Connor Group’s own Jason Pikoos and J. Alan Goddard, alongside Steve Attanasio of Latch, will lead a session titled, “How Latch Unlocked Their Opportunity-to-Cash Process”, discussing the complexities and challenges across sales operations, order management, billing, reporting, and compliance. This is just one of more than 30 sessions across five tracks geared toward IT, Business Technology, HR, Finance, RevOps, OEM for Product Managers, and more. The conference will span three half-days and will incorporate insightful workshops & demos with actionable insights. Participants will hear current strategies from business leaders on best practices, new automation applications, how to grow and build a company, manage business systems, and create impact. Click here to register for free today!


Jason Pikoos
Partner, Financial Operations
Practice Leader
Jason.Pikoos@connorgp.com

Jason is a Partner at Connor Group and leads the Financial Operations practice.

Jason brings 18 years of accounting and operational experience, working with high-growth and technology companies. As the Financial Operations Leader at Connor Group, he has helped and guided over 40 companies in preparing for being public, planning and managing their IPO plan and/or improving operations and controls shortly after the IPO. Jason is an expert in helping clients drive business transformation through improved processes, systems, controls, and organizational changes. Jason focuses on high-growth and technology companies, where he works across all finance, accounting, and technology functions, helping clients define their business strategy/goals and aligning resources and stakeholders to achieve desired business objectives.

Jason was formerly a Director in the Project Management Office at McAfee and a Director at KPMG in its advisory practice. Jason also served as an auditor with Andersen, KPMG, and PwC. During his career, Jason has served clients such as Google, Polycom, VMware, Sony Picture Entertainment, Sun Microsystems, Hyperion, and Johnson & Johnson.

Jason graduated from the University of Cape Town with Honors in Finance and Accounting.


J. Alan Goddard
Director, Business Development
J.Alan.Goddard@connorgp.com

J. Alan is a Director in Connor Group’s Business Development practice. A well-respected thought leader across several industries, J. Alan has over eighteen years of professional experience in tackling complex operational challenges by leveraging technology partnerships, while implementing systems, processes, and controls in fast-paced environments.

Prior to joining Connor Group in Seattle, J. Alan worked for LeapPoint as Sr. Director, Strategic Partnerships & Solution Principal. Before LeapPoint, he worked for Dole Food Company & served as an Officer in the United States Air Force in various roles. J. Alan graduated from Texas A&M University and was recognized with the Top 12 Young Alumni Award in 2013.