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HPG Continues Support of SEBIO

Industries: Technology

RALEIGH, N.C. (May 28, 2013) Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP, a Triangle-based CPA firm serving the financial management needs of local, multi-state and international businesses, as well as their owners, announces today its 2013 sponsorship of Southeast BIO. This is a continuation of the firm’s support, which dates back to 2007.

“SEBIO is an excellent platform for industry executives, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, university representatives and investors to discuss emerging life science trends,” says Tim Gupton, HPG senior partner and SEBIO executive committee member. “Many great partnerships have been forged during SEBIO events.”

“HPG remains committed to the advancement of Triangle and N.C. technology industries. In addition to supporting SEBIO, the firm and its members are active with the CED, The North Carolina World Trade Association, NCBIO, ibiliti and the Triangle Game Initiative, as well as HUB Raleigh, DUHatch and the Triangle Startup Factory.

About Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP (HPG): Celebrating its 30th year, HPG is a triangle-based CPA firm serving the financial management needs of local, multi-state and international businesses, as well as their owners. More than just an accounting firm, HPG assists clients in looking beyond the bottom linesm by being the right people, right value and right firmsm to achieve each client’s definition of success. HPG is a member of CPAmerica Internationaland an affiliate member of the Crowe Horwath International alliances of CPA firms. The firm leverages this to provide national and global accounting resources to its clients. The firm has developed specialized teams of accounting, audit, tax and management advisory CPAs to address the unique needs of owner-managed, investor-backed, and privately held companies that include:

In addition, HPG offers ERISA and Sarbanes-Oxley audit services and provides family wealthcare services for business owners, executives and multi-generational wealth families.

HPG has remained committed to advancing a thriving Triangle community since its founding in 1983. Focusing on the Triple-P approach (People, Profit, Planet) to sustainability, the firm has received recognition and accolades for its efforts including:

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About SEBIO: Southeast BIO (SEBIO) is a regional nonprofit organization that fosters the growth of the life sciences industry in the Southeastern United States through efforts that promote entrepreneurship and bring together companies, investors, universities, and support organizations active in the development of the industry. A public/private partnership formed in 1999, SEBIO is committed to conducting activities that create regional leverage and facilitate the common interests and goals of constituents in the life sciences industry. SEBIO’s geographic footprint presently includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Visit for more information.