KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax, and advisory firm, this week announced it has expanded its restructuring capabilities through acquisition of the Supply Chain Advisory Services practice of Grant Thornton LLP.
The Association for Accounting Marketing distributed 37 Marketing Achievement Awards (AAM-MAAs) to 24 different firms in recognition of their outstanding achievements in the areas of accounting marketing and communications.
Looking to expand its State and Local Tax (SALT) practice, ERE LLP, a New York-based accounting and consulting firm, has brought in Steven P. Bryde, an expert in SALT taxation. He joins the firm as principal, tax services.
Effective this month, the Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM) has put into effect a restructuring of its committees to help with efficiency and communication among committee and subcommittee volunteers.
Dixon Hughes PLLC, a CPA firm based in the Southern U.S., recently announced that Ron Fields, a member within the firm's Spartanburg, South Carolina office, has received certification as a Certified Valuation Analyst.
The California Society of CPAs (CalCPA) honored seven certified public accountants with its Women to Watch Awards at its recent Women’s Leadership Forum. The seven were recognized for making significant contributions to the accounting profession and for demonstrating characteristics that enable them to become leaders in the profession.
Thomas W. Roberts, CPA, Managing Partner of Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Professional Association, recently was reelected to serve as the treasurer and on the board of directors for Starting Point, a local not-for-profit organization.
Ben Morgan joins Brown Smith Wallace LLC as a financial analyst in the Financial Advisory Services practice. His responsibilities include assisting with valuations, litigation support, and M&A advisory engagements.
Copanion, Inc., a provider of paperless tax workflow technology, recently announced that its premier paperless tax workflow application, GruntWorx Populate, now integrates with CCH’s ProSystem fx Tax and Thomson Reuter’s UltraTax CS.
Marcum, LLP, recently announced the addition of Robert Derbabian as director of new business development for the firm. Derbabian’s primary focus will be to support Marcum’s Assurance Services division and will be responsible for the firm’s business building efforts within the New York region.
Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP, a CPA firm headquartered and staffed in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, congratulates CPA Liz Broadway for graduating from the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Raleigh program.
James King and Patrice Sebastian of regional accounting firm WebsterRogers’ Columbia, South Carolina office, recently have been awarded the certified in financial forensics (CFF) credential by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Which isn’t completely true. I mean, occasionally I drop by when I manage to sneak out of the nonstop frat party over at Going Concern, but I’m mostly a wallflower over there. I’m happy to say that I’ve been given express permission (or explicit orders, if you like) to wander over here to AccountingWEB more often.
Why is that, you might ask? My job is to replace the irreplaceable Gail Perry as Editor-in-Chief. What does that mean? I don’t really know! I think it’ll be fun getting a feel for things, throwing in my own thoughts here and there, and listening to the discussions you’re having about the accounting profession.