Keiter Announces Key Leadership Transitions and Creation of New Service Team

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Keiter Announces Key Leadership Transitions and Creation of New Service Team

Firm Strengthens Tradition of Outstanding Client Service Through Transition


RICHMOND, VA (January 1, 2017) – Keiter announces new key leadership transitions effective January 1, 2017. Gary G. Wallace, CPA has been named Tax Practice Leader and will also serve on the Firm’s Executive Committee.  Harold Martin will continue to serve as the Practice Leader of the Valuation and Forensic Services Department as well as the Firm’s Executive Committee.  Chris Wallace will also continue to serve as the Practice Leader of the Business Assurance and Advisory Services group, a role that he assumed in 2011.

“This is a very exciting time at Keiter,” said L. Michael Gracik, Jr., Managing Partner of Keiter. “Our Practice Leaders have over 70 years of combined experience working with clients on complex taxation, audit, and valuation matters.  Through their practice area expertise, experience, and professionalism, our Practice Leaders have earned an excellent reputation in the business community.  I know that they will continue to grow their respective departments to the next level by building on our firm’s reputation for outstanding client service.”

Gary G. Wallace, CPA has 30 years of accounting experience both in the private and public sectors.  Prior to joining Keiter, Gary was the Chief Financial Officer for The Riverstone Group, LLC and CCA Industries, Inc. He advises clients on all aspects of tax matters, including tax accounting methods, multi-state tax matters, mergers and acquisitions, income tax accounting and representation with tax authorities.

Harold G. Martin, Jr., CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA, CFE has over 30 years of experience and specializes in business valuation and forensic accounting, including financial investigations and litigation consulting and expert witness services.

Christopher L. Wallace, CPA has 20 years of experience in public accounting providing audit and consulting services to clients primarily in the financial services industry. He has considerable experience in audit, review, due diligence, and consulting with clients on regulatory compliance, complex financial reporting matters, and growth initiatives.

In addition to these key leadership positions, Keiter also is announcing the formation of its Family, Executive & Entrepreneurial Advisory Services practice. This new practice provides a comprehensive approach to prepare families with multi-generational wealth, entrepreneurial business owners, and corporate executives by combining the critical aspects of wealth preservation, philanthropy, and their goals for their successors. This is one of the fastest growing practice areas at the firm. Jennifer F. Flinchum, CPA, CFP®, PFS, previous Tax Department Leader, will head the Family, Executive & Entrepreneurial Advisory Services team which has considerable expertise in strategic planning, succession planning, estate planning, charitable giving planning, and exit strategies, among others.

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Keiter CPAs is a certified public accounting firm serving the audittax, accounting and consulting needs of businesses and their owners located in Richmond and across Virginia. We focus on serving emerging growth businesses and companies in the financial servicesconstructionreal estatemanufacturingretail & distribution industries and nonprofits. We also provide business valuations and forensic accounting servicesfamily office services, and inbound international services.

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