Andy Lloyd has joined NetSuite Inc., San Mateo, as general manager of e-commerce products.



Askari Foy has been promoted to associate regional director for examinations in the Atlanta Regional Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission. ... Robert A. Gard, managing partner of Gard & LaFreniere LLC, Alpharetta, has been appointed to the American Institute of CPAs' IRS Practice & Procedures Committee.



Jason T. Miller, a senior accountant at Rice, Sullivan & Co., Swansea, has earned his CPA license. ... Brian Morris has joined the Chicago office of Capstone Advisory Group LLC as a managing director.



Blue & Co. LLC announced a number of new hires: Ryan Bates and Annmarie Muth have joined the Carmel office as a senior accountant and a staff accountant, respectively, while Jennifer Rutan has joined the Columbus office as an administrative assistant. In the Indianapolis office, Daniel Clark, Brittany Eldridge and Alex Storer have joined the firm as staff accountants; Brian Fleming as a senior accountant; and Sarah Lau as a manager. In the Seymour office, Melanie Pottschmidt has joined the firm as a staff accountant. In the Columbus, Ohio, office, Greg Heitkamp has joined the firm as a senior accountant; Don Seelman as a principal; and Maribeth Greger and Lynne McMahon as managers. In Kentucky, Kyle Clayton and Lisa Coleman have joined the Lexington office as a staff accountant and a senior manager, respectively; William Baker has joined the downtown Louisville office as a senior accountant and Jennifer Hignite has joined the East Louisville office as an administrative assistant.



Tyson O'Keefe has joined Berry, Dunn, McNeil & Parker, Portland, as a PC support specialist in the IT Department.



Senior auditors Jennifer Hohman and Chuck Creigh, senior tax accountant Jobe Dupre, and staff accountants Josh Smith and Tara McKinney of Bond Beebe, Bethesda, have passed the CPA Exam and earned their CPA licenses. ... Nancy L. Himes has joined Arthur Bell CPAs, Baltimore, as a tax director ... Richard E. Morris, director of tax services at Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell PC, Bethesda, has been promoted to senior vice president and named to the Board of Directors of the firm, while Kurt A. Simmons has been promoted to senior auditor. In addition, senior auditor-in-charge Sasha Rakovic and senior auditors Mike Soule and Scott Tompkins have passed the CPA Exam, while senior auditor Russell C. Conelley has passed the Certified Fraud Examiner Exam. ... Berman Goldman & Ribakow LLP, Ellicott City, announced a number of new hires: Priya Patel has joined the firm as network administrator; Jessica Kern as a staff accountant; Kris Muñoz as a bookkeeper/paraprofessional; and Natalie Thompson as an administrative assistant. ... Reznick Group, Baltimore, announced a number of new hires: Rachel Azar, Peter DiPietro, Zena-Marie Fletcher, Lena Greenland, Travis Laganosky, Ezra Lulandala, Casey Myers, Jonathan Olsen and Ryan Sheckler have joined the firm as audit associates; Ramatoulie Bah, Ron Corun, Jacen Killebrew, Olu Makinde, Pasha Malik and Alex O'Donnell as experienced associates; Nerissa Janack as an executive assistant; Joshua Wolf as a finance coordinator; Peter Lester as an IT support analyst; and Amy English as a senior tax associate. In addition, the firm brought on a number of new interns: Michael Attridge, Mario Beccone, Michael Caschetta, Nick Ciamaricone, Josh Downe, Jenna Ebersole, Thomas Kelly, Zainab Khurram, Alex Kimtis, Matthew Koncz, Tom Macaluso, Nicole Mitkus, Katie Pecoraro, Paul Spicer, Yokie Tan, Amanda Urban, Allison Wardenfeld and Noumbissi Wawoue. ... Brianne Baccaro Norris, a senior accountant at Weyrich, Cronin & Sorra, Lutherville, has been selected to participate in Business Volunteer Unlimited's Getting Involved in Volunteer Experiences Class 2011. ... Ronald D. Rudich, director of business valuation and litigation support services at Gorfine, Schiller & Gardyn PA, Owings Mill, has been appointed chair of the Accredited in Business Appraisal Review's Appeals Task Force. ... Daniel Epstein has joined Rosenbloom & Butler CPAs PC, Rockville, as an audit manager.



Nicholas Bosilevac has joined Cochran Head Vick & Co., Kansas City, as a staff auditor. ... Randall Wilson, a partner, U.S. director of fraud and fidelity services, and manager of the St. Louis practice of RGL Forensics, St. Louis, has earned Diplomate status with the American Board of Forensic Accounting from the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute.



Lillie Mentzel has joined Hunter Group, Fair Lawn, as a manager in the Tax Services Department.



Stephen Livingston, a senior manager in the Albuquerque office of Clifton Gunderson, has earned the Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional designation from the Institute of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professionals Inc.



Paychex Inc. has named Andrew B. Childs vice president of marketing, and Laurie L. Zaucha vice president of human resources and organizational development.



SS&G announced a number of new hires: In the Cleveland office, Eugene Sapo has joined the firm as an associate in the IT Department, and Stephen Kresnye and Sean Brady as associates in the Assurance Services Department. In the Columbus office, Hallie Buckey has joined SS&G Healthcare Services LLC as a practice manager, and Debra Bollinger as a billing specialist. In the Akron office, Matthew Weber has joined SS&G as a manager, and Suzanne Bondor as an associate, in the Retirement Plan Design and Administration Department; Brittany Joseph as an associate in the Assurance Services Department; Melissa Costigan as an administrative assistant; and Cindy Cairns as a practice manager with SS&G Healthcare Services LLC.



Wayne Kaplan has been named managing partner of the Philadelphia office of Grant Thornton LLP, succeeding Rick Gebert, will now oversee the firm's operations in the Southeast region. ... Herbein + Co. Inc., Pittsburgh, announced a number of new hires: Edward M. Flohr has joined the firm as a tax manager; Thomas M. Dobrosielski, Christopher M. Sengewalt and Aaron M. Shahan as senior accountants; and Brian R. Deighan as an advanced staff accountant. ... Thomas M. Gana has rejoined Dunlap & Associates PC, Chalfont, as director of quality control, while Benjamin Drake has joined the firm as a staff I accountant.



Mary L. Goode and Charles W. Wooten have joined the West Columbia office of Moore Beauston & Woodham LLP as a senior accountant and a staff accountant, respectively, in the tax and business consulting practice, while Jeremiah M. Mooney, an accounting major at Bob Jones University, will be participating in the Greenville office's internship program for the next seven weeks.



Dan Ramey, director of internal audit at PKF Texas, Houston, has earned the Certified Valuation Analyst credential from the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. ... Davis Kinard & Co PC, Abilene, announced a number of promotions: Susan Maddox and Adelaide Odoteye have been promoted to supervisor; Courtney Baker and Michael Winters to professional staff senior; and Brad Chapman, Sabrina Davis, Gayla Fullerton, Phillip Goff and Sarah Speegle to professional staff level II. ... Glenn Dudensing and Ryan Gibson have been promoted to supervisor at Condley and Co. LLP, Abilene. ... Michael Bennett has been named managing partner of the Houston office of Grant Thornton LLP, succeeding the retiring Justin Gannon.



Senior accountant Scott Bragg and staff accountants Robert L. Cherry and Kayla B. Tuggle of Swart, Lalande & Associates PC, Fairfax, have earned their CPA licenses.



John J. Huber has joined FTI Consulting Inc. as a senior managing director in the forensic and litigation consulting business segment. He will be based in Washington, D.C.

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