Crowe appoints first CISO; Katz, Sapper & Miller names seven to director; and more personnel news.
Scott Fleszar was appointed chief operating and strategy officer at cPaperless SafeSend, Los Angeles. Fleszar previously held various leadership positions at Thomson Reuters during his more than 20 years with the company, most recently head of customer propostion. In this new role with cPaperless SafeSend, Fleszar will be responsible for optimizing the organization’s operating capabilities, implementing strategies to improve customer satisfaction, and establishing new programs.
Mike Powers was hired for the newly created role of chief administrative officer at Fulcrum Partners, Ponte Vedra.
Katelyn Sullivan was hired to lead partner development at OnPay, Atlanta. (Read the full story.)
Rex Voorheis was named chief information security officer at Crowe, the first at the firm, and Steve Strammello was named the new chief risk officer. Voorheis has been with Crowe for 20 years, most recently leading the enterprise information security and privacy functions. Strammello has been with the firm for 26 years and succeeds Fred Bauters, who will be retiring in April 2020.
Katz, Sapper & Miller, Indianapolis, added seven directors: JP Bryan, Leah Haak, Jennifer Miller (pictured), Shane Schuh and Michael Wipper in the audit and assurance services group; and Jeremy Lill and Nathan Potter in business advisory.
Michelle Hatch, partner at blumshapiro, Quincy, was named to the 2019 class of Women of FIRE by Banking New England magazine, which celebrated the honorees with an awards luncheon on Oct. 11, 2019, at the Verve Crowne Plaza in Natick. The award recognizes talented, philanthropic and innovative women in FIRE (Finance, Insurance and Real Estate). Additionally, blumshapiro announced Hatch was recently named leader of the real estate industry practice group for the firm.
Jeff Bleacher, managing partner at Ross Buehler Falk & Co., Lancaster, completed the Level 5 Certified Advisory program from Mentor Plus, provider of a methodology for delivering proactive consulting services.
Patrick Brown was hired as a quality and risk management partner, joining the QRM team, at Weaver, Dallas. Brown was previously an executive leader and associate director for inspections at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.
Andrea Sardone was hired as marketing director at PBMares, Newport News.
The Internal Revenue Service said Tuesday that lenders who make Paycheck Protection Program loans that are later forgiven under the CARES Act should not file information returns or furnish payee statements to report the forgiveness.
Now that U.S. companies have experienced two fiscal quarters in the midst of the novel coronavirus pandemic, quarterly reporting for Q3 doesn’t seem to be getting any simpler, according to a new report from Deloitte.