Elias & Associados, San Salvador, has joined international accounting firm association BKR International. The firm has two partners and 24 staff members, and specializes in government and autonomous entities, international financing programs, financial institutions and retailing.
The Nassau/Suffolk Chapter of the National Conference of CPA Practitioners announced its 40th Anniversary Silver and Bronze Award Winners. Donald Ingram of Woodbury has received the Silver Award, which recognizes longstanding commitment to NCCPAP and the CPA community, and Richard Finelli of Babylon has received the Bronze Award, which recognizes influential leaders in the chapter. Carol Markman of Westbury and Peter Ciccone of Ronkonkoma are also being recognized for their long service to the chapter. As part of its 40th anniversary, NCCPAP will also be presenting a single Gold Award to recognize a lifetime of outstanding service, at a special event on October 23.
A number of accounting firms were named to Working Mother's 2019 list of the Best Companies for Working Mothers, and a number of women from those firms were named "Working Mother of the Year." (See the full story.)
Bonnie Mann Falk (pictured) has joined Raich Ende Malter & Co. LLP, New York, as quality control partner. She brings almost 30 years of experience, most recently at Mazars.
Eide Bailly LLP, Fargo, announced the winners of its Resourcefullness Awards, which grant $75,000 to nonprofits in five states. The Grand Prize winners are: in Arizona, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation; in Colorado, Easterseals Colorado; in Minnesota, Feeding Our Communities Partners; in North Dakota, YWCA Cass Clay; and in Utah, Volunteers of America Utah. Each will receive $10,000, with two runners-up in each state each receiving $2,500.
DMJ & Co. PLLC, Greensboro, participated in the North Carolina Association of CPAs' 100 Days of Service event on Sept. 20, dedicating a day of service to the SPCA of the Triad, Goodwill of Central North Carolina, Whitestone Retirement Community, and the Animal Protection Society of Durham.
Jane Scaccetti (pictured), founding partner and CEO of Drucker & Scaccetti PC, was named the 2019 Breath of Life Honoree by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. She will be honored at the foundation's annual Breath of Life Gala in November.
Kirby Mills has joined Whitley Penn as learning and development manager in its Austin office.
Continuing professional education provider myCPE has launched "1 Credit = 1 Meal," a social initiative that will donate one meal to the underprivileged for each educational credit earned on its platform. It has donated more than 20,000 meals so far and is aiming to distribute more than a million by 2020.