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Listen as Rebecca Flick, former Vice President and Treasurer of Home Depot, Â tells the CFOradio audience why “Cash is king and queen” in today’s economy.Â Rebecca explains how cash is the proxy for evaluating shareholder value and how running a business on cash is fundamental to increasing shareholder equity.Â Ms. Flick also traces her experience as a former assistant vice president of credit products for Bank of America, and describes the differences in experiences between being a corporate treasurer and a banker.
Having closed approximately 35 acquisitions in 3-4 years, also gave Rebecca some unique insight into the corporate treasurer function. “Often, the lead financial roles in a corporation are referred to as the ones who readily say, ‘No.’Â ” Rebecca dispels that myth and tells us how she was able to work with problems and issues to produce successful outcomes. Listen toÂ her valuable tips and perspective.