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Cherry Bekaert Benefits Consulting Issues Affordable Care Act Survey

Intended to gauge the Affordable Care Act’s (“ACA”) impact around the country, Cherry Bekaert Benefits Consulting LLC (“CBBC”) is proud to announce the launch of its Affordable Care Act Survey (“ACA Survey”). The intention of the survey is to examine how the ACA is impacting employers and their business decisions. The questions cover topics such as hiring practices and insurance benefits, and the results will assist CBBC in understanding how companies are handling the uncertainty and ever-changing rules created by the ACA. Questions and expected findings from the CBBC’s ACA Survey include: Will the Affordable Care Act’s definition of a full-time employee (i.e. working 30. Read More.

Cherry Bekaert Expands Talent in Transaction Advisory Services Practice

In response to the growing demand for its transaction advisory and due diligence services, nationally recognized public accounting firm Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”), is pleased to announce the additions of Tim J. Koch , Michael Coppa and Brian T. Dermott . Based in the Firm’s Charlotte office, Tim will serve as a Partner, Michael as a Senior Manager and Brian as a Manager within the expanding Transaction Advisory Services practice. Cherry Bekaert’s Transaction Advisory Services practice consists of experienced financial and tax transaction professionals who specialize in middle market mergers and acquisitions. Team members have the unique ability to concentrate on the early identification of critical issues, understand key risk factors,. Read More.

Cherry Bekaert’s Jonathan Kraftchick Receives NCACPA’s “5.0 Discussion Leader” Award

Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”), one of the nation’s largest and most prominent public accounting firms, congratulates Senior Manager Jonathan Kraftchick for winning the North Carolina’s Association for Certified Public Accountants’ (“NCACPA”) 5.0 Discussion Leader Award. Presented annually, winners of the 2014 awards were recognized during a special dinner held April 30, 2014, at the Grandover Resort and Conference Center in Greensboro, North Carolina. Instructors eligible for this award must have a perfect 5.0 rating on either knowledge or skill from participant evaluations. At the ceremony, Kraftchick was honored for providing outstanding professional education to NCACPA seminars, which sets the bar. Read More.

Cherry Bekaert Named “2013 Full Service CPA Firm of the Year”

Known as one of the nation’s largest accounting and consulting firms, Cherry Bekaert LLP (“the Firm”) has been named Acquisition International Magazine’s “2013 Full Service CPA Firm of the Year.” Published monthly in the United Kingdom, the magazine annually recognizes both individual and company achievements in the finance industry. Acquisition International Magazine also awards winners based on merit, commending those most deserving for their outstanding work. Nominated by the Firm’s clients and peers, Cherry Bekaert earned the “Full Service CPA Firm of the Year” recognition due to the Firm’s success, innovation and ethics across international business communities over the past. Read More.

Cherry Bekaert Named To “Best Places to Work” List

Cherry Bekaert was recognized as one of the Triangle Business Journal’s 35 “Best Places to Work” in the North Carolina Research Triangle area for 2013. Winners of the award were selected through surveys and data collected from employees. Based on survey results, the Triangle Business Journal will honor top businesses in four different size categories: small, medium, large and giant. “Being chosen once again by the Triangle Business Journal is an honor every Cherry Bekaert associate should be proud of,” remarked Scott Duda , Managing Partner of the Firm’s Raleigh practice. “This accomplishment wouldn’t have been possible without the passion and dedication. Read More.