Sellinger School grads top CPA exam
First-time certified public accountant candidates who graduated from Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management achieved the highest CPA exam pass rates of all first-time candidates who graduated from Maryland institutions.
Prometric continues accountancy exam
Prometric, of Baltimore, a provider of computer-based testing and assessment services, said it has been retained by the American Institute of CPAs and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy to deliver the Uniform CPA Examination via its global computer-based testing network through 2019.
Top court’s financial disclosures provide snapshot
Six of the seven judges on Maryland’s top court own more than one home, two are carrying more than $10,000 in non-mortgage debt, two have car payments and one is ruing a bad investment from 25 years ago.
Canaras named partner at Ernst & Young
Steve Canaras has been promoted to partner in Ernst & Young's Assurance practice. ...
Stephanie Frank joins Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates
Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates P.A. has added Stephanie Frank to the firm’s Technology Solutions Group as an administrative assistant. She will provide sales and marketing support to the team, handling client communication and product research, preparing price quotes and proposals and handling purchasing and billing. Frank earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Loyola University [&h[...]
Grissinger earns CPA
Andrea Grissinger, a supervisor in the audit department at Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates P.A., has earned the CPA designation. Grissinger graduated from Stevenson University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and received her master’s degree in accounting and business advisory services from Towson University/University of Baltimore.
Dodson joins Ernst & Young
Denise Dodson has joined Ernst & Young’s Baltimore office as an executive director and tax account leader. An Ernst & Young alumna, she spent 11 years of her career in Ernst & Young’s Baltimore office before joining Legg Mason Inc. where she was a director and head of U.S. yax. In this role, she was […]
Imhoff, Girch earn CPAs
Jared Imhoff and Emily Girch, a supervisor and senior accountant, respectively, in Gross, Mendelsohn & Associate’s P.A.’s tax department have earned the CPA designation. Imhoff graduated from McDaniel College with a bachelor of arts dual degree in business administration and economics. Girch graduated from American University with a bachelor of science degree in business administra[...]
On the move – 1/27/12: Smith leads board of transit system
Smith leads board of transit system Chris Smith, vice president of sales & marketing for The Barbour Group, has been appointed chairman of the Carroll Area Transit System’s board of directors. The transit system is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation providing transportation in a shared-ride, door-to-door, advanced reservation service offered on a space-available basis and with [&hell[...]
On the move – 1/6/12: Fitzpatrick leads real estate firm
Fitzpatrick leads real estate firm Thomas M. Fitzpatrick has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Greenberg Gibbons Commercial Corp., of Owings Mills. Fitzpatrick oversees day-to-day operations, leasing and development at Greenberg Gibbons, which develops, leases, manages, and invests in commercial real estate, with an emphasis on community and neighborhood shopping centers. He[...]
Entrepreneur is back in business with new partners
BETHESDA — Even after his first attempt to open an indoor cycling studio failed, entrepreneur Marc Caputo said he never thought that he wouldn’t be able to make it work. “Whether it was three months, or six months, or a year… it was going to resurface,” he said. And so it has, six months later […]
Columbia’s CapellaTax Network provides alternative to ‘big box’ tax firms
Larry Devitt saw a need that was unfulfilled and took a risk, leaving a steady job for life as an entrepreneur. Devitt launched CapellaTax Network in April, a pre-paid tax preparation service that gives employees access to a certified public accountant year-round for $312. It is, he said, an alternative to “the big-box tax firms” […]