Friedman LLP is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2017, its Co-Managing Partners Fred Berk and Harriet Greenberg will run the day-to-day operations of the firm. After 35 years as Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Bruce Madnick will become Chief Executive Officer Emeritus. He will continue to be affiliated with the firm, serving as the relationship person to many clients and in an advisory role to the firm's partner group.
Growing up through the ranks at Friedman, Fred and Harriet have been an integral part of the firm's dynamic growth over the last 35 years. During this time, Friedman became a regional powerhouse. The firm presently has 9 locations, in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Beijing, China, and more than 450 personnel.
"The completion of our carefully crafted succession plan ensures continuity and puts the firm in a strong position for ongoing growth," said Fred. "Friedman's culture centers on putting people first: our clients, our staff and our community," added Harriet. "Fred and I grew up with this philosophy and are honored to be carrying on in that tradition."
"Under Harriet and Fred's leadership, the firm will continue to provide cutting-edge services to our clients and a work environment where our staff can thrive," said Bruce. "The firm could not be in more capable hands."
Friedman serves clients locally, nationally and around the world. It has been honored as a Best Place to Work in the accounting industry and throughout the New York, New Jersey, and Philadelphia regions.