Jack Trachtenberg was appointed principal in the Multistate Tax Controversy Services practice at Deloitte Tax, New York.
Lumsden & McCormick, Buffalo, announced several appointments: Cheryl Caughel was hired as general ledger analyst in the audit department; Dominic Baranyi and Jenna Torella were named senior accountants in the audit department; and John George was hired as staff accountant.
Kelly Mandell was hired as a staff analyst responsible for valuation, forensic accounting and litigation support services, at Brisbane Consulting Group, Buffalo, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lumsden & McCormick.
Dana Fried was appointed managing director of national tax services in the tax practice at CohnReznick, New York.
Matthew Waldron was appointed technical director of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board, New York.
Hope Goldstein was named co-partner-in-charge of the nonprofit, government and healthcare group of Marks Paneth, New York, which she joined in 2005. Warren Ruppel, partner in the midtown headquarters at Marks Paneth, was appointed practice leader for government services.
Peter Fiorillo was named president and CEO of Prager Metis Technology, New York, Prager Metis’ newly created technology company specializing in cybersecurity, risk intelligence and regulatory compliance.