HLB El Salvador, San Salvador, joined HLB as a member firm of the global network.
Fulcrum Partners, Ponte Vedra, was recognized as a corporate sponsor of the Luis Palau Association’s Love Côte d’Ivoire Festival, led by firm co-founder and managing director G. Scott Cahill. During the three-day Ivory Coast festival, the Luis Palau team worked throughout the western Africa country, partnering with 2,200 local churches to coordinate 54 special events.
Marcum is continuing its tradition of closing all offices the day before Thanksgiving (Nov. 27) this year, so staff can volunteer with local nonprofit organizations dedicated to alleviating hunger. The Marcum Day of Service is a paid philanthropy day available to all Marcum staff at all firm affiliates in the U.S.
Deloitte, New York, was named Americas Tax Technology Firm of the Year by International Tax Review.
The New York State Society of CPAs’ Foundation for Accounting Education hosted its annual Business and Industry Conference on Oct. 16 at Baruch College’s William and Anita Newman Conference Center, where CPA firm and banking experts providing business tips and updates to attendees.
The American Institute of CPAs, New York, announced the inaugural recipients of the George Willie Ethnically Diverse Student Scholarship and Internship Program. The students, their universities of study, and the firm where they will be interning, are: Camara Strong, Alabama A&M University, Anglin Reichmann Armstrong; Calvin Calloway III, Eastern Michigan University, Aprio; Sunil Maheshwari, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Cover & Rossiter; Maurea Richmond, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Glenn Burdette; and Chivonne Williams, LaSalle University, Kreischer Miller. (Read the full story.)
Perkins & Co., Portland, published “Small Brewery Finance: Accounting Principles and Planning for the Craft Brewer” by principal Maria Pearman, released internationally by Brewers Publications. The publication offers finance principles to help small beverage producers improve business practices and profits.