March 2017

News from the Accountants Club of America
March 2017, 2nd Edition

Dear Members and Friends,

Please enjoy the second edition of updates from the Accountants Club of America. This was created to keep everyone aware of events, members in the news, new members and other Club information.

One particular item of note, on January 24th, 2017, we had a big turnout (90+) for Barry Melancon, AICPA, CEO. Please see the Accounting Today write up – AICPA CEO Melancon Anticipates Major Tax Reform.

If you have news you would like to share, please let us know.

Robert Fligel, President

Upcoming Events

May 9, 2017 – Post tax season breakfast and panel discussion moderated by ACA member and noted industry trends expert Rick Telberg. Panelists will be ACA members Peter Frank, Sal Collemi, Jordan Frey and Deborah Hammett.

June 21, 2017 – The Accountants Club & Signature Bank present a lively and inspirational luncheon featuring New York basketball legend Walt Frazier.

Save the Date

November 2, 2017 Accountants Club 90th Anniversary Gala honoring Women’s Achievements in Accounting.

The Accountants Club Blog

Here are a few of our recent posts.
To see all please go to ACA Blog

Joanne S. Barry:
Five Ways CPAs Can Build a Stronger Democracy
Read more

Warren M. Bergstein:
Federal Tax Planning Strategies for Individuals and Small Businesses
Read more

Bitcoin Trounced the Dow This Year | Wall Street Journal
Read more

Recent Event Photos
Barry Melancon, CPA and President & CEO of AICPA
New Member Breakfast
Ellis Henican
Ralph Albert Thomas
Summer Rooftop Event
Joanne Barry

Click here for a useful reference document

Our Members

Our Newest Members

Amanda Wilkie, Chief Information Officer at WithumSmith+Brown

Edwin Sirlin,  SVP and Group Director at Signature Bank

Daniel Levin, Senior Tax Manager at CohnReznick

Natasha Roman, Manager in the Consulting Services Group at EisnerAmper

Endri Pasholli, Manager at CohnReznick

Interested in becoming a member? Find out more here.

Members in the News

Edward Mendlowitz, Partner at WithumSmith+Brown
“Art of Accounting: Becoming an Expert Generalist”, January 23, 2017
Read more

Club Members Nominated for NYSSCPA Officer Positions

Two of our members have been nominated by the NYSSCPA for 1-year terms beginning June 1, 2017.

Jan Herringer  for President-elect.

Candice Meth (ACA Governor) for Vice-President.See Member Spotlight
Jordan Frey

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