Mike is exactly the type of individual we are looking for to lead IRG’s accounting department into the future. We’re glad to have him join our leadership team, as his integrity and excellence in finance speak for themselves.” - Glenn McAvoy, CFO of IRG
BETHESDA, MD (PRWEB) December 08, 2011
Industry Retail Group, Inc. (IRG) (http://www.industryretail.com), a leading provider of retail-centric, broadband-based applications and services, announced the appointment of Michael Lardieri as Director of Finance. Lardieri, a CPA, is also a specialist in Managed Services Sales and Use tax law.
Lardieri recently joined the IRG team as Director of Finance. In his role, he will oversee the daily accounting function and will work closely with the CFO, the accounting team, as well as operations personnel to monitor and improve accounting procedures and financial controls. CFO Glenn McAvoy said, “Mike Lardieri’s career accomplishments are impressive. Mike is exactly the type of individual we are looking for to lead IRG’s accounting department into the future. We’re glad to have him join our leadership team, as his integrity and excellence in finance speak for themselves.”
Lardieri began his career at Wells Fargo Corporate Trust Services as a Securities Analyst. In a very short time, he was promoted to train new team members as a mentor and technical educator. He continued to cultivate his skills at SC&H Group, LLC, beginning as a Staff Accountant, quickly being promoted to a Senior Accountant, and finally to a Supervisor in the Sales & Use Tax Department. He consistently led team members through complex and technical engagements, including telecommunications transactional tax research and consulting, valid statistical sampling analyses, and tax software implementations. Lardieri graduated Cum Laude from the University of Maryland where he received a Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics.
About Industry Retail Group
IRG is a premier provider of broadband-enabled network services, serving retailers and other multi- site companies across the globe. IRG partners with its clients to serve as a single, comprehensive source for industry-specific managed broadband-related services and solutions, while offering 24/7/365 proactive, dedicated support from one of our multiple Network Operation Centers. IRG has a growing client base including Fortune 1000 retailers with locations worldwide. IRG also provides valuable overlay applications including Hotspot and Enterprise Wi-Fi solutions, Hosted VoIP, and IP-based Video Surveillance to name a few. These bottom-line impacting services allow clients to further leverage their WAN investment while being assured IRG handles multiple aspects of their clients’ security component WAN infrastructure as a VISA PCI DSS Validated Service Provider.