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BVWireIssue #136-1
January 8, 2014

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People: Beth Fenton joins the team at HSSK as director of business development at its Dallas office. Beth’s main focus at HSSK is to help the firm find new opportunities to provide its excellent service in the areas of business valuation, litigation consulting, and financial restructuring … Dan Vuckovich was recently appointed to the State of Montana’s Board of Public Accountants … PJ Patel has been named co-CEO of Valuation Research Corp. Mark Brattebo, who served as co-CEO with William Hughes since 2001, will step down from day-to-day management but will continue to serve his existing clients, assist with the transition, and remain on VRC's board. Hughes will continue to serve with Patel as co-CEO … Greg Stephens has been named chief appraiser to accompany his role as senior vice president of appraisal operations and compliance at Metro-West Appraisal … Russ Williams and Chris Wolf are new associates at Intrinsic, which is expanding its business valuation practice … Gary Korn will lead the new valuation services line at MorganFranklin Consulting … Melinda Harper, founder of Harper Hofer & Associates, has been named to the board of Colorado HealthOP … Monica Kaden, a principal at Fischer Barr & Wissinger, recently conducted a "Health Care Valuation" presentation at Brach Eichler, a law firm in Roseland, N.J. … Mark Warshavsky (Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C.) gave a presentation, “Drafting Business Valuation and Buy-Sell Provisions for New York Closely Held Limited Liability Companies,” to an audience of 80 attorneys in Melville, N.Y.

Firms: Alpern Rosenthal merges with BDO USA, pushing BDO to over $800 million in revenue … Bonadio Group has moved to Utica, N.Y., with the acquisition of Audit Associates of Vermont and will absorb Stulmaker, Kohn & Richardson, an Albany firm, adding two partners and five other employees to its Capital Region operations … Tucker & Meltzer announced the opening of a York, Pa., office under the direction of Glenn Spinello, CPA/ABV, CVA. Also working from the York office is Nic Hoffmaster, ASA … Alvarez & Marsal continues rapid growth of its valuation practice by adding four managing directors: Nausheer Allibhoy, Robert Corso, Michael Halliwell, and William Snyder.

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