RSM McGladrey Inc. and McGladrey & Pullen LLP announced the appointment of new industry leaders for its national consumer products, real estate and construction, business and professional services, and not-for-profit practices.

[IMGCAP(1)] "I am pleased that these outstanding professionals will be leading our national growth industries moving forward," said Ed Wertzberger, managing director - public sector and industry leader for RSM McGladrey. "Their combined experience will be invaluable as we continue to focus on truly understanding our clients in these national industries and, thereby, providing them with the best possible service."

Bob Billig, a partner/managing director in Maryland, will lead the firm's national not-for-profit practice. Billig has more than 22 years of experience providing audit and accounting services to not-for-profit clients.

Carol Lapidus, a partner/managing director in New York, will lead the firm's national consumer products practice. She has more than 27 years of accounting and consulting experience in the retail and consumer goods industries.

[IMGCAP(2)]Kristi Kennedy, a partner/managing director in Dallas, will lead the firm's national real estate and construction practice. She has more than 20 years of experience working with large companies and their related entities with a specific focus on tax within the real estate industry, and has served as chairperson of RSM McGladrey's real estate steering committee for the last four years.

[IMGCAP(3)]And Barry Rosenthal, a partner/managing director in Chicago, will lead the firm's national business and professional services practice. He has more than 40 years of experience providing accounting, taxation and management advisory services, with an emphasis on law firms and service companies for 25 years.

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