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Stephen Armbruster Joins Cherry Bekaert’s Hampton Roads Practice

calendar iconMay 23, 2017

Nationally recognized, growth-oriented public accounting firm Cherry Bekaert LLP (“the Firm”) is proud to announce the addition of Stephen Armbruster, CPA, as an Audit Partner with the Firm’s Hampton Roads practice.

In his capacity as Audit Partner, Armbruster will provide audit, accounting and business advisory guidance to growing middle-market clients in the Hampton Roads area on diverse accounting and financial reporting matters. In particular, he will guide clients from the real estate and industrial sectors regarding matters such as revenue recognition and business combinations. Armbruster will also utilize his 10 years of public accounting experience to assist private and public companies with financial statement audits, GAAP and IFRS reporting, process and controls consulting, and business risk management.

“The arrival of Stephen to our practice will strengthen the audit and assurance services provided to our growing commercial client base,” remarked Kurt W. Taves, CPA, Managing Partner of the Firm’s Hampton Roads practice. “Additionally, Stephen’s familiarity with middle-market companies in Hampton Roads makes him an exceptional choice to serve as our representative for Virginia Beach Vision, and support further expansion of our practice.”

Armbruster’s background includes working for Big Four firms in both Norfolk, Virginia, and Washington D.C., along with a regional Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”) firm based in Northern Virginia. As a CPA licensed in Virginia, he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA). Armbruster is also involved with the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce and the Hampton Roads Association of Commercial Real Estate (HRACRE).