New York, NY, January 16, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Sheri Orlowitz, Founding Partner with Artemis Holdings Group, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Opportunity Zones in 2019: Maximizing Benefits for Your Firm.” This event is scheduled for March 20, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET), Eastern Time.
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/opportunity-zones-in-2019
About Sheri Orlowitz
With over 30 years of experience, Sheri Orlowitz’ success can be attributed to her well-practiced functional experience; time-tested financial and legal acumen; the right connections; a reputation for integrity and outstanding client service.
Her portfolio includes acquiring, operating, and divesting diverse companies both domestically and internationally requiring her to raise hundreds of millions of dollars. Equally important, she was responsible for the companies themselves, from their strategies for growth and the satisfaction of the employees and investors to successful divestitures. On the other end of the spectrum Sheri has worked with emerging companies in the US and internationally as a representative of United States agencies, such as Department of Commerce and State, and has helped some of those companies expand into the U.S. markets.
Recently Sheri has turned attention to emerging businesses with a focus on the cannabis industry. Her experience as a former federal prosecutor with the Justice Department and as a practiced lawyer ensures Artemis’ services, investments, and clients are organized to meet federal as well as state compliance.
About Artemis Holdings Group
The Artemis Group brings to its investors, clients and each other the continuity and consistency of shared vision and values developed over more than a decade of working together. Whether as a principal acquiring a company, an advisor providing the capital and deal structure for a management buy-out, or providing hands-on day to day management in transition, the Artemis team applies individual and collective skills to every facet of its strategy, and it is done with courage, integrity and humor. Artemis members have over two decades of operational experience in small to multi-billion-dollar companies and have held most C-suite and Board positions in domestic and international businesses. Artemis principals have acquired and held ownership in companies ranging from $6 million to $100 million.
With Opportunity Zones (OZs) generating interest since the release of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, it encourages investors with capital gains to invest in low-income areas or areas in an industrial setting. Hence, giving communities lacking economic opportunity and business growth a chance to flourish.
In the gaining side of investors, this is considered as a new financial tool that enables them to receive favorable tax treatment for investing in Opportunity Funds. However, with these benefits subjected to a myriad of rules, companies must keep themselves dated for emerging updates in tax regulations and guidance, to avoid possible risks while maximizing these benefits.
Listen as a panel of distinguished professionals organized by The Knowledge Group provide the audience with the latest information regarding opportunity zones. Speakers, among other things, will discuss what more there is to know as well as how to maximize benefits for your firm.
This live webcast will discuss the following key provisions:
• New Guidance on Opportunity Zones
• Recent Updates and Developments
• Maximizing Opportunities
• Legal Risks and Challenges
• Best Practices
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/