RALEIGH, NC (June 2nd, 2008) – Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP (HPG), the largest locally owned and managed certified public accounting firm in the Triangle, today announced the addition of Amy Smith to its Tax practice.
“Amy brings extensive experience and critical skills to our growing practice area,” said Kent Pittman, HPG Partner and Executive Committee member. HPG advises owner-managed, venture-funded and public companies. We partner with the ownership team to define a successful relationship and develop a plan to meet their needs. “Amy will be an important member of our team as we continue to grow HPG.”
Amy Smith joins HPG as a key member of the Tax practice, bringing twelve years of tax experience in the certified public accounting industry. Ms. Smith was previously at Argy, Wiltse & Robinson, P.C., and holds a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from St. John Fisher College.
HPG is the largest CPA firm headquartered and staffed in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, as ranked by the Triangle Business Journal. Furthermore, Business Leader magazine ranked HPG as the fifth most successful small business in North Carolina in 2008. HPG is able to provide national and global accounting resources to its clients through the CPAmerica firm network of 701 offices worldwide. HPG offers a wide array of business accounting, auditing, corporate tax, and management advisory services. Specialties include serving owner-managed, investor-backed technology and life science, healthcare services, real estate development, manufacturing and distribution businesses, and providing ERISA audits, family wealthcare services and Sarbanes-Oxley internal audit services. More than just an accounting firm, HPG assists clients in looking beyond the bottom line by being the right people, right value and right firm to achieve each client’s definition of success. Visit www.hpg.com.