Dixon Hughes Goodman(DHG) announced this week that Brian Burns and Bryan Campbell have received theVirginia Society of CPA’s(VSCPA) "Top 5 Under 35 leadership" award for 2015. Brian Burns is a Senior Manager in DHG’s Richmond office who focuses on Forensic and Valuation Services. Bryan Campbell is a Senior Manager in DHG’s Norfolk office who focuses on Assurance Services for clients in the government contracting, manufacturing and distribution and construction industries. 

The VSCPA’s Top 5 Under 35 awards annually recognizes 5 CPA young professionals around Virginia under the age of 35 that demonstrate notable professional achievements, outstanding community involvement, and dedication to the CPA profession.

“On behalf of DHG, we are extremely proud and pleased to congratulate both Brian Burns and Bryan Campbell for receiving the VSCPA 'Top 5 Under 35 Award,'" the company stated. "These two gentlemen truly exhibit the leadership qualities of a young professional CPA.  Just as our DHG team benefits from their leadership skills, our clients also grow and advance from their innovative ideas and solutions,” said Gary Thomson, DHG Regional Managing Partner." 

Brian Burns leads DHG’s Central Virginia market in the valuation and forensic accounting practice, including financial investigations and litigation support services.   Brian has qualified and appeared as an expert witness in commercial and domestic matters and frequently conducts presentations on valuation and forensic accounting to professional organizations. He is the current president of the Richmond Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers and is a member of the AICPA Business Valuation Committee. 

Bryan Campbell is a leading business developer in DHG’s Hampton Roads market.  He helps clients’ businesses plan for unique challenges, develop and coordinate audit procedures specific for each client and manages assurance engagement teams.  He created and leads Innovate NVB, a collaborative initiative in DHG’s Norfolk office to foster creativity, community, enthusiasm, teamwork and innovative thinking.  

For the full "Top 5 Under 35" list, head to the VSCPA's sitehere.