People News: March 1. 2013


Rona Pocker has joined Grant Thornton LLP where she will work in the firm’s National Bank Advisory & Regulatory Services practice. … Rosanne Migliorino and Wienerson Previl have joined the New York office of CBIZ MHM LLC, as director and senior manager respectively. Christoper Clabby joined the firm as a managing director and tax practice leader. … Kevin Dunham has rejoined The Bonadio Group, Williamsville, as a principal for the tax team. Most recently he worked as director of tax for Ion Media Networks in West Palm Beach, Fla. In this role, Dunham was responsible for the overall management of the company’s tax department. He also has held various positions with Constellation Brands Inc., Insero & Co., PwC and Arthur Andersen LLP. The firm also hired Sandy Macaulay as a bookkeeper for the Small Business Advisory group. In addition, Alison Barbato has been hired as a First Impression Specialist for the firm’s Enterprise team, and Jessica Ferrindino was hired as an Operations and Business Development Administrator at Bonadio Financial Services, an affiliate of The Bonadio Group. … F. Michael Zovistoski, a managing director at UHY Advisors NY and partner at UHY LLP, and Anthony Chan, also a managing director at UHY Advisors NY, have been nominated to serve on the board of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. … Eliot Goldberg has joined Grassi & Co., Jericho, as a tax principal and will be working out the firm’s Manhattan office. … Nick Mautone has joined CohnReznick LLP, New York, as a consultant. … Michael Schulstad has joined WeiserMazars LLP, as director in the firm’s litigation support and forensic accounting services unit. Prior to WeiserMazars, Schulstad was an assistant special agent in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Newark, N.J. … Ted Shelton, a managing director in PwC's U.S. Advisory practice, has authored a new book, "Business Models for the Social Mobile Cloud: Transform Your Business Using Social Media, Mobile Internet, and Cloud Computing." … Theodore Haible has joined Day Seckler, Fishkill, as a staff accountant. Prior to joining the firm, Haible was the owner of Not Just Salads LLC. His wife, Stefanie, continues to operate the business. In his new position, Ted will be providing comprehensive accounting and consulting services for the firm’s clients. … Nanette Lee Miller, a partner at Marcum LLP and head of the accounting and advisory firm’s national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Non-Traditional Family Practice group, spoke about tax inequities for same-sex married couples, as part of panel moderated by personal finance expert Suze Orman at New York University. The "Cost of Marriage Inequality" panel was sponsored by the Respect for Marriage Coalition and also included Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, who advocates for same-sex marriage as an economic necessity in his state, and two same-sex couples who have struggled with issues of parity under the federal and state tax codes in their domiciles. … Amy Robson has joined UHY LLP, Albany, as a senior manager. … Cheryl Lynn Yawman, a practice director at Rochester accounting firm Cochran, Cochran and Yale, will be honored on March 21, 2013 as the Outstanding Accounting Alumnus of the Year by St. John Fisher College. … Dan Pengue has been named chief risk and finance officer at The Receivables Exchange, the online marketplace for selling accounts receivable. … Erik Campbell has joined Marcum LLP, New York, as a director of business development.


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