JASPER, Ind., July 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ:KBAL) today announced being recognized at the IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) Annual Conference & Expo in Las Vegas last month, where ICMA® honored Kimball for its long-time support of the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program.
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Kimball International was honored with this year’s ICMA Board of Regents Corporate Recognition Award. Accepting the award on Kimball International’s behalf was Jennifer Stemle, CMA, CPA, Director of Financial Reporting. Said Dennis Whitney, CMA, ICMA Senior Vice President of Certifications, Exams, and Content Integration, “ICMA is pleased to recognize Kimball International for their strong support of employees who seek to pursue the CMA certification. Currently, Kimball has about 25 active CMAs. These figures attest to Kimball’s sponsorship of in-house training programs that help their employees achieve mastery of key accounting and finance skills. We look forward to continued collaboration with Kimball on their CMA program.”
Michelle Schroeder, Kimball International’s Chief Financial Officer stated, “Kimball has always been an avid supporter of the CMA certification. This highly regarded designation helps prepare accountants and financial professionals to be strategic business partners. This is one of the many ways we promote growth and development of our employees. I am very proud of all of our accounting professionals who have achieved this certification.”
About Kimball International, Inc.
Kimball International, Inc. creates design driven, innovative furnishings sold through our family of brands: Kimball Office, National Office Furniture, and Kimball Hospitality. Our diverse portfolio offers solutions for the workplace, learning, healing, and hospitality environments. Dedicated to our Guiding Principles, our values and integrity are evidenced by public recognition as a highly trusted company and an employer of choice. “We Build Success” by establishing long-term relationships with customers, employees, suppliers, share owners and the communities in which we operate. To learn more about Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ:KBAL), visit www.kimball.com.
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