RALEIGH, N.C. (August 26, 2009) Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP (www.hpg.com), the largest CPA firm headquartered and staffed in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, announced today that Tim Gupton, firm partner and executive committee member, served as a delegate to CPAmerica International’s Region 5 Partner Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
The meeting opened with a member sharing session and discussion of regional cooperation. Topics addressed include partner compensation; billing and collection policies; building and growing a successful CPA firm; professional liability; mergers and acquisitions; joint ventures; and marketing and technology cooperation. In addition, regional and national go-to-market strategies that leverage the resources and power of CPAmerica firms were discussed.
“The partner meeting was an excellent opportunity for me to discuss relevant industry news with some of the top leaders in the accounting field,” Gupton said. “Sharing with other member firms allows HPG to provide a broader range of services to our clients and help them reach their competitive goals throughout the southeast and nation.”
CPAmerica International is an association of accounting firms providing independently owned and managed firms the reach and breath of services offered by Big Four and national firms. Members share industry-specific knowledge, training programs, practice management techniques and numerous other services.
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.