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McGladrey Announces New Partners and Managing Directors 2011


MINNEAPOLIS, MN — RSM McGladrey, Inc., and McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, leading providers of assurance, tax and consulting services under the McGladrey brand, recently announced the promotion of 25 employees to partner/managing director roles, effective Oct. 1.

"Our new partners and managing directors have demonstrated the power that comes through deep understanding of our clients' needs," said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO of McGladrey & Pullen, LLP. "These individuals exemplify our firms' core values of relationships, excellence and integrity every day in their interactions with clients, potential clients and one another. It's a pleasure to recognize their significant contributions."

"These outstanding professionals have consistently proven their ability to not only understand our clients' businesses, aspirations and challenges, but also to develop innovative insights and solutions to help them succeed," said C.E. Andrews, president of RSM McGladrey. "They know how to pull together the vast capabilities available to them from our 7,000 employees in 80 offices across the country to provide each individual client with the best possible experience."

The complete 2011 class of partners and managing directors includes:

Name LOB Office
Kelly Anderson Assurance West Palm Beach
Brett Friedman Assurance Ft. Lauderdale
Dan Gaffey Assurance Boston
Rob Plutzer Assurance New York
Elisa Savva Assurance Vienna
Flavio Castillo Assurance Chicago
Bob Glazik Assurance Schaumburg
Steve Koltun Assurance Chicago
Steve Draxler Assurance Minneapolis
Brian Hren Assurance Duluth
Ben Schultes Assurance Minneapolis
Kevin Smith Assurance Kansas City
Amanda Strauss Assurance Dallas
Joe Kinslow Consulting Baltimore
Sudhir Kondisetty Consulting Blue Bell
Aaron Donaldson Consulting Mason City
Tracy Barwick Tax Orlando
Gene Ferraro Tax New York
Hank Muratovic Tax Stamford
Brian Marrano Tax Schaumburg
Chuck Schultz Tax Chicago
Jim Valderrama Tax Cleveland
Curtis Best Tax Dallas
Chad Thiel Tax Irvine
Mike Williams Tax Dallas

About McGladrey
McGladrey is the brand under which RSM McGladrey, Inc., and McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, serve clients' business needs. Together, they rank as the fifth largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services, with 7,000 professionals and associates in nearly 80 offices. The two firms operate as separate legal entities in an alternative practice structure. McGladrey & Pullen is a licensed CPA firm that provides assurance services. RSM McGladrey is a leading professional services firm providing tax and consulting services. Both firms are members of RSM International, the sixth largest global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms. For more information, visit the McGladrey website at www.mcgladrey.com, join our Facebook fan page at McGladrey News and/or follow us on Twitter @McGladrey.


Terri Andrews
Director, National Public Relations



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