Stephano Slack, LLC, a leading regional accounting and consulting firm, has hired Michael P. Jones, CPA as Senior Manager. He brings a blend of Big Four and regional firm experience in the industries Stephano Slack serves, and a deep-rooted client service philosophy. He will provide technical training on new accounting and auditing standards as well as developing and training team members in the attest group.
“Michael has deep assurance and attestation experience and a strong training background,” said Michael J. Stephano, Managing Partner. “We are looking forward to having his expertise to help develop younger team members and bridge the gap to partners while helping the firm grow.”
A proactive team member, Jones will be based in the Wayne, PA office. Clients will benefit from his breadth of experience, enthusiastic attitude, insightful client service, and communicative approach.
“Coming from a large regional firm that served privately-held businesses in central and southeastern Pennsylvania, I’m looking forward to providing value and insight into the firm’s future growth while continuing to deliver excellent client service,” Jones said.
Jones brings 15 years of public accounting experience, previously with RKL LLP and Ernst & Young, LLP. He is also an active member of AICPA and PICPA, and earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Virginia Commonwealth University.
As part of the firm’s ongoing commitment to recruiting, retaining and promoting top talent, Joseph P. Brooks Jr., CPA has been promoted to Senior Manager. Brooks started with the firm in 2008 as an intern before becoming a Staff Accountant and subsequently was promoted to Manager. Separately, one of the firm’s notable interns, Kayleen Kane, will be joining the team as a Staff Accountant on August 7. She earned her master’s degree from Philadelphia University.
About Stephano Slack LLC
Stephano Slack LLC, a full-service accounting and consulting firm with offices in suburban Philadelphia and Wilmington, provides a range of attest, assurance, tax, business advisory and valuation services. The firm is committed to helping middle market clients enhance their financial well-being and navigate the complexities of financial reporting. Working with a wide range of industries, they specialize in construction, real estate, small business, manufacturing and distribution, and nonprofit.