Company announcements: Week of September 13, 2010

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of September 13, 2010.

Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, L.L.P. (CB&H), recently announced that Sheila Ahler, business development partner at the firm, has been named by Triangle Business Journal as a recipient of a 2010 Women in Business Award in the category of Community Supporter.

Fazio, Mannuzza, Roche, Tankel, LaPilusa, LLC (FMRTL), recently welcomed three additions to their Audit Department: Claudia P. Espinosa; Beth A. Winkler, CPA; and Alfredo S. Farinhas.

LBA Certified Public Accountants, PA, recently announced that it has been accepted as the exclusive Jacksonville member of the Institute of Dental CPAs. The Institute was founded to provide North American dental practitioners with a resource to turn to for all of their dental accounting, dental practice management, dental consulting, and audit needs.

Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC (LBMC), announced that Dennis Blanton, CPA, has been named managing partner of the firm's office in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Professional Association, announced that Kristen N. Bournival, CPA, was recently selected to attend the inaugural New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants Young Professionals' Leadership Program.

RBZ, LLP, recently announced that Lynell Chun has been promoted to director. Lynell has 16 years of tax compliance, planning, and consulting experience.

Smith Elliott Kearns & Company, LLC, recently announced that tax specialist Mark T. Hartshorn, MST, has joined the firm's Hagerstown office as a tax supervisor. Also, the firm has been named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for 2010.

Vrakas/Blum, S.C., recently announced the addition of James D. Broughton to its professional staff as senior tax accountant in the firm's tax department.

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