St. Louis (May 23, 2003) -- August Aquila, who served as vice president of mergers and acquisitions for American Express Tax & Business Services, is leaving the financial conglomerate to join The Growth Partnership, a full service consulting firm based here, effective July 4.

In his new role, Aquila will hold the position of director of practice management consulting. He spent nearly 10 years at AmEx TBS, playing a major role in the late 1990s' accounting firm consolidation trend, which later included players like H&R Block and Century Business Services.

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