Friedman LLP recently promoted five of the Firm's professionals to Principal and two to Director. The promoted personnel are members of the tax, audit and FLVS departments, and are based in the New York City, East Hanover, Marlton and Linwood offices. All assumed their titles on July 1, 2014.
Tom Corrie, JD, LLM
Principal and Director of State and Local Taxation, New York City Office
Tom Corrie is a Principal at Friedman LLP and Director of the firm's State and Local Tax Group. He has over 25 years of experience, having previously served as the regional managing director of the state and local tax practice at a large national tax consulting firm. In addition, Tom has served in tax roles for major law practices and "big four" accounting firms.
Diane Gitto, CPA
Principal, Linwood Office
Diane Gitto is a Principal at Friedman LLP with over 25 years of experience in the field of taxation. She works closely with clients to identify and implement tax saving and business planning opportunities. She also has experience in the settlement of complex tax examinations at the federal and state level. Her areas of concentration are in the real estate, media, manufacturing, healthcare, hospitality and construction industries.
Susan Miano, CPA, ABV, CFF
Principal, East Hanover Office
Susan Miano, a Principal at Friedman LLP and a member of the Firm's Forensic Accounting, Litigation Support, and Valuation Services (FLVS) Group, provides business valuation, accounting and taxation services to a varied array of clients, including individuals, estates, family limited partnerships, real estate ventures and privately-held small businesses.
Joy Pan, CPA
Principal, New York City Office
Joy Pan is a Principal at Friedman LLP. A member of the firm's SEC Services Group, Joy works closely with private companies, publicly traded companies, or those seeking to become publicly traded by providing audit and advisory services. Joy has over 15 years of experience in accounting, taxation and auditing. She has extensive experience assisting clients with SEC filings, including initial public offerings, debt and equity offerings.
Geoff Wilson, CPA
Principal, New York City Office
Geoff Wilson is a Principal at Friedman LLP. Geoff has 10 years of experience providing tax compliance, tax planning and accounting services to businesses and their owners. He has designed tax saving strategies such as cost segregation for real estate acquisitions, and has performed comprehensive reviews of tax exposure for large corporations and family offices.
Frederick Bucci, CPA/ABV, CVA
Director, Marlton Office
Frederick Bucci is a Director at Friedman LLP and a member of the Forensic Accounting, Litigation Support and Valuation Services (FLVS) Group. He has experience examining accounting, financial and operating records and preparing reports supported with calculations and recommendations.
Joe Javier, CPA
Director, New York City Office
Joe Javier is a Director at Friedman LLP who works extensively with the firm's real estate clients and high net worth individuals. In addition, he has previously worked with apparel, shipping and professional services companies and has performed internal audit functions for a group of real estate developers in the Middle East.