Marietta, GA (PRWEB) January 25, 2006
Atlanta, GA PRWEB) January 23, 2006 -- Atlanta based accounting firm, Moore Colson, recently announced the admission of three new partners. Moore Colson, founded in 1981, is a full-service CPA firm located in Atlanta, Georgia, providing tax and assurance services, management consulting services, estate and financial services, lender services and information technology audit services.
At a recent firm function, Managing Partner, Greg Colson announced the admission of J. Phillip Booth – Partner, Tax Services Practice, David C. Cox – Partner, Business Assurance, who leads the firm’s Internal Audit Outsourcing and Sarbanes-Oxley Consulting Services, and J. Tom Jinks – Partner, Business Assurance, who leads the firm’s Information Technology Controls Auditing and Consulting Services. "All three new partners are top performers who have been dedicated to the firm for many years. Each new partner brings a unique set of skills and expertise to the table for Moore Colson. They very much deserve the promotion and the accolades that are associated with this kind of recognition.” Said Greg Colson, Managing Partner, Moore Colson. “We look forward to the leadership these individuals will provide the firm in the years to come, our future looks bright.” Said Colson.
J. Phillip Booth, formerly a Manager in Moore Colson’s Tax Practice, joined the firm in 1999. Phil is an attorney with over 15 years of experience with federal and state compliance issues for corporations, partnerships, estates, trusts and high net-worth individuals. He has also provided extensive tax planning and consulting services to closely-held companies in a variety of industries. He is also uniquely qualified to provide counsel on multi-state taxation and income tax credit matters. Prior to joining Moore Colson, Phil served as a tax manager with the Atlanta accounting firm, Ross Lane & Company. Phil attended Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law (J.D., 1988) and the University of Kentucky (B.S., Accounting, 1985). He is a member of the Georgia Bar Association, Tax Section; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
David C. Cox, formerly a Director at Moore Colson, joined the firm in 2001 and has over 16 years experience including 10 years experience with Pricewaterhouse - Coopers as a Senior Manager. David serves clients in the firm’s internal auditing outsourcing and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance consulting practice. In addition to holding a CPA certification, David is also a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). David attended the University of Virginia (B.S., Finance, 1987) and the University of Georgia
(Master of Accountancy, 1989).
J. Tom Jinks, formerly Director of Moore Colson’s IT Audit Services, joined the firm in 2001. As a seasoned professional in IT consulting, management and leadership, Tom is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and member of Moore Colson’s Sarbanes-Oxley team with over 25 years experience. Prior to joining Moore Colson, Tom spent 13 years as the President of an Atlanta-area Computer and Internet Services Integration company. Tom is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology (B.S., Industrial Management, 1971).
Moore Colson is the Atlanta representative for IGAF Worldwide, an international organization of independent local and regional firms of Certified Public Accountants, Chartered Accountants, or their professional equivalents. IGAF Worldwide was founded in 1977 for the purpose of providing members and their clients with the capability of furnishing a broad spectrum of accounting, auditing, and management services on an efficient and cost effective basis around the globe. With over 150 firms worldwide, nearly 350 offices and over 8,000 staff worldwide, including over 900 partners, IGAF Worldwide has $600M in annual revenue as a network. IGAF Worldwide North America has 41 firms with revenues of over $340M. For more information about IGAF Worldwide, call Kevin Mead at 678-417-7730 or visit http://www.igaf.org
Moore Colson, founded in 1981, is a full-service CPA firm located in Atlanta, Georgia, providing tax and assurance services, estate and financial services, lender services, and management consulting services. Moore Colson serves clients throughout Atlanta and the southeastern United States. For more information about Moore Colson, call 770-989-0028 or visit http://www.moorecolson.com
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