GREENSBORO, NC, September 30, 2014 – Mike Gillis, CPA/PFS, Managing Partner, with the accounting firm of Davenport, Marvin, Joyce & Co., LLP (DMJ), was a delegate to CPAmerica International’s 2014 Leading Partners Retreat recently held in Portland, Ore., on September 17-19, 2014. Gillis led a session and discussion on international business with panelists from Crowe Horwath International and Crowe firms in London, British Columbia, and Frankfurt, Germany.
The annual event sponsored by CPAmerica brings together partners from member firms across the United States for networking, member sharing, and continuing professional education.
The agenda had a general focus on growth including tactics and strategies, trends in the profession and an emphasis on member sharing. The agenda for the event included a variety of outside speakers and topics.
The speaker lineup also included: Tom Hood, MACPA; Bill Conerly, Conerly Consulting LLC; Chris Liebtag, Lean CPA; Dave McCarthy, Lean CPA; Kris McMasters, McMasters Consulting; Randy Johnston, NMGI; Steve Tatone, AKT; Melissa Berndt, AKT; Tim Bradley, Bradley Consulting Group PC; Brian Sullivan, Mueller & Co., LLP; Linda Schaeffer, Frazier & Deeter; Coleen Krogen, HBL CPAs, P.C.; Krisite Van Leeuwen, People Reader; Nancy Fox, The Business Fox; Steve Knebel, Maxwell, Locke & Ritter; Ernie Gelpi, Kushner LaGraize, LLC.; John Lauer, HBL CPAs, P.C.
DMJ is an exclusive member CPAmerica, one of the largest associations of independent accounting firms. Members share industry-specific knowledge, training programs, practice management techniques and best practices.
About CPAmerica International:
CPAmerica International is an accounting association of independent, CPA firms that provides practice management support, continuing education, marketing, online services and other programs for the improvement of its member firms. As a member of Crowe Horwath International, the association has more than 670 offices worldwide, and combined firm revenues of the alliance of more than $3 billion. Learn more about CPAmerica on the CPAmerica blog, LinkedIn and Twitter.
SOURCE: Davenport, Marvin, Joyce & Co., LLP (DMJ)