Construction expert Aaron Woosley joins the firm to head the new Bowling Green office; Armanino releases its CFO Evolution Survey; and a roundup of other news from practices across the country.


NSBN LLP CPAs & Advisors, Los Angeles, supported cancer charity Concern Foundation as the beneficiary of its 24th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, which was held Nov. 14. The tournament raised $85,000 in research funds, which will be matched by the foundation. ... Armanino LLP, San Ramon, released the findings of its most recent CFO Evolution Survey, which predicts more efficient use of big data and changing trends in the geographic growth of companies, and a growing desire on the part of CFOs to move away from using historical data in analytics, and to increase the use of predictive analytics (see chart). The annual report is generated from more than 230 respondents, including CFOs, CEOs and other executive leaders, and can be downloaded here.


Tax consultancy firm Taxtake, Wilmington, received a Best in Class Award in the Interactive Media Awards for its Web site,, for excellence in the Financial Services Category.


Blue & Co. LLC has opened a new office in Bowling Green, and construction industry expert Aaron Woosley has joined the firm to lead it.


Rodman CPAs will hold a QuickBooks seminar on "Preparing for Year End" on Jan. 17, 2017, at their office in Waltham. The fee is $45; to register, visit the Rodman site.


The Mercadien Group participated in a day of service for the benefit of homeless veterans and children in need. (See the story.)


Rea & Associates has opened a new location on the second floor of 905 Zane Street in Zanesville, with 7,400 square feet to accommodate the office’s growing team.


The Fort Washington office of WeiserMazars LLP recently donated 2,028 pounds of food to Preston & Steve’s Camp Out for Hunger 2016, which benefits local food bank Philabundance. The donation included 36 pallets of canned vegetables and 60 boxes of assorted food.

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