Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of November 1, 2010.
Lisa J. Cines, CPA, an officer at accounting and consulting firm Aronson & Company (A&C), has been named to the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce's Board of Directors. Cines also has been named to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Board of Examiners for the 2010-2011 term.
Stanley Goldis, CPA and partner of the accounting and consulting firm Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP in Philadelphia, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Foundation for Jewish Day Schools of Greater Philadelphia. Also, Brian J. "BJ" Hoffman, CPA, CFE, and partner, has been appointed Jewish Employment and Vocational Service (JEVS) Human Services board treasurer for a third term.
Fazio, Mannuzza, Roche, Tankel, LaPilusa, LLC, Cranford, participated in its 2nd Alzheimer's Association Jean Day, supporting firm member Ruthann Santangelo. FMRTL members were encouraged to wear denim in exchange for making a donation on behalf of the cause.
Jean-Pierre Desrosiers, a 30-year veteran of Big Four accounting firm KPMG, has joined Canadian law firm Fasken Martineau as a partner and business advisor.
John J. Savignano, CPA, MST, founder and managing partner of Savignano & Rosen, LLP, has merged his practice with Gettry Marcus Stern & Lehrer, CPA, P.C.
Alicia Koross, CPA, partner in the tax and accounting department at public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLP (MBAF), recently was elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, South Florida Chapter.