July 7, 2017
ORBA's Victoria Pitkin Appointed as Chair of the New York State Society of CPAs' Accounting and Review Services Committee
CHICAGO — Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, is pleased to announce that Victoria L. Pitkin has been appointed as Chair of the Accounting and Review Services Committee of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA), effective June 1, 2017.
“I am honored to serve as chair of this committee for the NYSSCPA,” said Ms. Pitkin. “I look forward to serving as a resource to my peers and collaborating with them to discuss the emerging accounting and reporting issues within the CPA profession.”
At ORBA, Ms. Pitkin leads the Quality Control Department, which is responsible for the firm’s compliance with professional standards and firm policies.
About the NYSSCPA and its Accounting and Review Services Committee
The NYSSCPA’s Accounting and Review Services Committee is a technical committee that serves as a resource to the organization’s membership regarding accounting and reporting issues as they pertain to compilation and review services for non-public entities. The committee aims to identify and comment on emerging practice issues; disseminate technical information through educational articles and presentations; establish and provide a forum to assist professionals on technical issues; and develop and maintain a liaison between the NYSSCPA, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), industry and other organizations.
Founded in 1897, the NYSSCPA is an organization that aims to educate, connect and grow its membership within the CPA industry through in-person and online networking opportunities, CPE courses and conferences. The organization has a membership of more than 26,000 CPAs, lawyers, bankers and other professionals.
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