A roundup of recent personnel announcements from accounting firms and companies across the country.


Joshua Yeargin has joined the Los Angeles office of CohnReznick LLP as a partner. … Alex Harken has joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as a tax partner with the private equity practice in San Francisco.


Paul Gulbin has been named a managing director in the advisory practice of CohnReznick LLP, in Stamford. He will lead the digital services platform as part of the technology and digital advisory practice.


Jeffrey Olson of Babush, Neiman, Kornman & Johnson LLP, and Timothy Messman of Porter Keadle Moore, both in Atlanta, have been named among the 2015 Top 10 Public Accounting Professionals for Georgia by the National Academy of Public Accounting Professionals.   


Sergio Arellano has joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as a managing director in the tax controversy regulatory services practice in Chicago.



Warren Sidosky has joined Tax Point Advisors, Andover, as director, Mid-Atlantic Office.


Harvey N. Wallace, co-founder and current managing partner of Brown Smith Wallace, will step down effective December 31. Anthony J. Caleca, the current partner-in-charge of audit, will become MP on Jan. 1, 2016. He started with Brown Smith Wallace in 1991 as an intern and became the youngest person admitted to partnership at the firm in 2002. Wallace will remain an active member of the partner group and will retain a seat on the firm’s Executive Committee.



Jay Graham has joined the Roseland office of CohnReznick as a partner in the tax practice.



Harold Feinberg, CPA, one of the founding members of the Nassau/Suffolk Chapter of the National Conference of CPA Practitioners, died at the age of 94. … David Ethridge has been appointed managing director in the deals practice and U.S. IPO Services leader with PwC US, New York. … Christopher J. DiSiena has joined LCS&Z LLP, Latham, as a senior accountant. … Ken Brewer has joined the international tax team of Alvarez & Marsal Taxand LLC, New York, as a senior advisor. … Michael Mahoney, the CEO of UHY Advisors NY and managing director of the Metro New York office, and Howard Foote, the Capital Region office managing director in Albany, have been named to the national board of directors for UHY Advisors Inc.Steven L. Marcus, managing partner of Gettry Marcus CPA, Woodbury, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Sunrise Association. He has also been named corporate chair of the SunriseWALK 2016 which will be held next June 5 at the Sunrise Day Camp at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Wheatley Heights. … EisnerAmper LLP, New York, has admitted eight new partners and principals: Eric Diamond, David Helprin, Stephanie Hines, Joseph Lesovitz, Elena Newman, Claudia Osmar, Craig Ter Boss and Lauren Tomlinson.


DHG, Charlotte, has admitted 16 new partners and principals: Josh Berlin, Keith Giddens, Hal Guthrie, Christina Howard, Adam Lawyer, Wayne Little, Bill Rogers, Daniel Sanders, Jimmy Sfiris, Scott Spohn, Tara Theodossis, Adam Thomas, Kelly Thrift, Tamara Vineyard, Jason Wilkinson and Courtney Young.



Rex Collins has joined HBK CPAs & Consultants as a principal; he will direct the firm’s Dealership Industry Group.


Michael P. Jackson has joined PwC US as a senior advisor in the public sector practice in the McLean office.

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