United States

McGladrey Honors Employees and Teams for Contributing to Client Success

Achievement Awards honor McGladrey values and promises


CHARLOTTE, NC – RSM McGladrey, Inc. and McGladrey & Pullen LLP, leading providers of assurance, tax and consulting services under the McGladrey brand, recently honored 21 of their 7,000 employees with the firms' prestigious 2011 McGladrey Achievement Awards. In addition to employees who received individual recognition, nine teams, composed of more than 120 employees, were recognized for exemplary performance.

"The McGladrey Achievement Awards celebrate those who exemplify our core values and the promises we make to our clients and our employees," said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO of McGladrey & Pullen. "During the 2011 fiscal year, we continued to demonstrate that we have a deep understanding of our clients – their businesses, their industries and their needs – and the individuals and teams recognized with these awards led the way."

The McGladrey Achievement Awards align with the firms' core values of relationships, excellence, integrity and unity. Employees and teams are nominated and selected by their peers. Individual winners are recognized through internal communications, and are presented with cash rewards and commemorative crystals.

This year's top three individual level winners include:

  • Melissa Kuchenmeister (Minneapolis) – Recognized as Employee of the Year for her leadership skills and strong desire to deliver on our firm's brand promise to understand clients' needs to help them succeed.
  • Kristi Kennedy (Dallas) – Recognized as Partner/Managing Director of the Year for her skills as a client server, business developer and recruiter, as well as her passion for McGladrey's people.
  • Bob Callens (Baltimore) – Recognized as Career Advisor of the Year for his professional knowledge, technical expertise, candid career advice and the gift of his time that he shares with his advisees.

"The winners of this year's Achievement Awards reflect the "best of the best' within our industry," said RSM McGladrey President C.E. Andrews. "We are grateful for their contributions to our clients and our employees."

View the complete list of McGladrey Achievement Award winners

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 90 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, 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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