Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 11, 2006
Goldstein Lewin & Co. Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kenneth Siegel to Audit Manager. Mr. Siegel previously served as Audit Supervisor for the firm. In this new role, Mr. Siegel will provide leadership on various audit engagements.
Prior to joining Goldstein Lewin, Mr. Siegel spent seven years at an international accounting firm in New Jersey. He was co-chair of the firm’s employee benefit plans audit division responsible for the audits of 401(k) and pension plans.
“The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) holds plan administrators legally responsible to ensure that their employee benefit plans financial statements are audited in accordance with mandated standards. A quality audit not only helps to protect the assets and financial integrity of a plan but also provides reliable information to better manage and administer the plan,” states Mr. Siegel.
Mr. Siegel’s auditing experience encompasses private, public and not-for-profit companies across a wide range of industries, including, manufacturing, construction contractors, pharmaceutical, and franchisers. He received an MBA degree in Accounting from Rutgers University and is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
“Ken brings a comprehensive methodology to highly technical audits,” according to Donald J. Goldstein, CPA, Co-Managing Partner of Goldstein Lewin & Co. “His leadership and guidance create an environment of trust, teamwork, and accountability among the audit staff.”
Goldstein Lewin is listed in Florida Trend as one of the 25 largest accounting firms in the state of Florida. It offers a comprehensive range of accounting and business consulting services including corporate governance issues, cost segregation studies, eldercare management, accounting and auditing including SEC compliance; tax services; technology consulting; wealth preservation and estate planning; business valuation; financial planning, employee benefits programs and litigation consulting. The firm has been designated one of the Best Places to Work in South Florida.