Edward Hamilton, Sean Woodward to Present at the ASA

Princeton Chapter Meeting to be Held on November 19

By: Edward Hamilton

Valuation Research Corporation (VRC), a leading provider of independent valuation services, is pleased to announce Edward Hamilton, Senior Vice President of VRC, and Sean Woodward, a Senior Financial Analyst of VRC, will present at the Princeton Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA)’s November meeting, to be held November 19 at Chambers Walk Cafe in Lawrence Township, NJ.

Hamilton and Woodward will present a case study of an acquisition and discuss several valuation and financial reporting concepts surrounding the sample case. Topics will include: purchase price allocation; FASB Standard ASC 606; valuation of inventories, PP&E and intangible assets; goodwill impairment analysis; and audit review/PCAOB scrutiny.

Hamilton specializes in the valuation of businesses and assets and liabilities for financial reporting purposes. In particular, he focuses on the valuation of intellectual property/intangible assets such as trademarks, technology, software, customer relationships and IPR&D. He is an active member of the AITF and was involved with the Appraisal Foundation Working Group that prepared a Practice Aid for the valuation of customer relationships.

Woodward specializes in financial reporting valuation. Prior to joining VRC, Woodward was a Portfolio Valuation Analyst with Duff & Phelps, LLC where he specialized in the valuation of illiquid financial instruments. He also worked at UBS Financial Services and served as a Sergeant in the United States Marines.