CALIFORNIA

Jeff Epstein has joined the board of directors of Intacct, the cloud financial management company. Epstein is currently an operating partner at Bessemer Venture Partners and former executive vice president and chief financial officer of Oracle. …Steve Dunlap will join Cetera Financial Group, Los Angeles, as executive vice president, wealth management.

COLORADO

Christopher Telli has been promoted to partner at BKD LLP's Colorado's office. Telli currently leads the governmental practice in Colorado and is a member of BKD National Not-for-Profit & Government Group, assisting not-for-profit and governmental entities with audit and general business consulting.

FLORIDA

Alan Fiske and Sherri Schultz were re-appointed chairs of CPA Associates International committees. Fiske and Schultz provides services at Ft. Lauderdale-based consulting firm Fiske & Co. as managing director and director of business valuation, respectfully. Christopher Conti has joined the firm as an audit director, Jill Herman joins as an audit manager while Crystal Burnett joined the firm as a staff accountant. … Kenneth Strauss, a director in the tax services practice of Berkowitz Pollack Brant, was sworn in as chairman of the board of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants during at the organization’s annual conference in Orlando.

GEORGIA

Michael Rundbaken has been named partner at Hancock, Askew & Co. LLP, Savannah. … Kathy Sautters has joined PrimeGlobal as director of communications, a newly-created position. … Kathryn Fletcher, quality control manager at Draffin & Tucker in Atlanta, was selected as one of 38 young CPAs to participate in the AICPA’s Leadership Academy this fall.

ILLINOIS

Robert Tiberi, managing partner of Legacy Professionals LLP, Chicago, was honored for his distinguished service as a member of the Partner Leadership Association's North American Board of Directors. … Richard Caturano has been named national leader of Culture, Diversity and Inclusion at McGladrey LLP, Chicago. Caturano is a partner at the firm and chairman of the AICPA board of directors.

INDIANA

Lisa Purichia, a Sponsel CPA Group partner and director of entrepreneurial services, has been selected to the board of directors for the Indianapolis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners. Her term begins June 27.

KENTUCKY

J. Adam Hancock has been admitted as a shareholder at Riney Hancock CPAs PSC, Owensboro, effective July 1, 2013.

MARYLAND

Deborah Meckley recently earned the QuickBooks ProAdvisor certification from Intuit’s Certified ProAdvisor program.

MASSACHUSETTS

Timothy Brown, Shannan Gilmartin Cuddy and Michael Piessens were named partners at Moody, Famiglietti & Andronico LLP, Tewksbury.

MISSISSIPPI

Clayton Smith joined WealthPartners, Ridgeland, as retirement plan advisor. Smith will oversee and manage of the corporate retirement plan services of the firm.

MISSOURI

Amy Altholz, Tracy Senf, Jeffrey Sparks and Ted Williamson were promoted to partner at RubinBrown, St. Louis.

NEW JERSEY

Diahann Lassus, president and co-founder of Lassus Wherley in New Providence, N.J., has been named in the New Jersey Society of CPA's "50 over 50."

NEW YORK

Jeff Cohen, a tax partner at Grassi & Co., has regained the title of best accountant by the New York Enterprise Report. … George Fanourakis, Michael Greenwald and Justin Van Fleet were promoted to principal at Friedman LLP, New York. … Fred Shapss, chairman of Rosen Seymour Shapss Martin & Co., New York, was honored for his distinguished service as a member of the Partner Leadership Association's North American Board of Directors.

 

OHIO

Jim Dannemiller has been promoted to managing director at SS&G Inc., Akron. Dannemiller will co-manage the Akron office with Mark Goldfarb.

PENNSYLVANIA

Gary Dagan has joined Hill, Barth & King LLC, Pittsburgh, as director of forensic services in the firm's valuation and litigation support group.

TENNESSEE

Jeremy Flick joins LBMC Technologies LLC, Nashville, as a technology consultant network engineer. Prior to LBMC, Flick worked at Naxos of America Inc. where he was an IT manager. Jenny Harvey joins the health care consulting division in the firm's Knoxville office as as a coding consultant.

TEXAS

Trey Todd has joined Condley & Co. LLP, Abilene, as a senior staff accountant.

VIRGINIA

William Berry has joined Elliott Davis LLC, Richmond, as a shareholder.

WASHINGTON

Pete Miller, a shareholder at Clark Nuber, was honored by the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants with the 2012-2013 President's Award.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

Christopher Rosenthal, director at the Washington, D.C.-based office of Ellin & Tucker, Chartered, has been elected president-elect of The Baltimore Estate Planning Council. Samantha DeRemigis has been promoted to supervisor in the firm's tax department.

WISCONSIN

Corey Vanderpoel has joined Schenck SC, Milwaukee, as managing director of Schenck M&A Solutions. He will be providing M&A advisory services to existing clients of Schenck and companies outside of the firm. … Raymond 'Ray' Wilson has been promoted to managing partner at PwC US' Milwaukee office.