Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 20, 2012
Carla Glass and David Smith have been named partners in Hill Schwartz Spilker Keller (HSSK). Both Carla and David have been with HSSK for several years and their addition to the existing ownership brings further knowledge and expertise to HSSK management as denoted by their professional accomplishments.
David Smith has been with HSSK for over 9 years and serves as Director in the Business Valuation and Corporate Advisory Services practices in Houston. David has over twenty years of financial consulting and financial services experience including over fourteen years in the appraisal of businesses, business interests, and intangible assets for transaction, financial reporting, tax and litigation purposes. He currently serves on the ASA’s Business Valuation Committee at the national level and is a past President of the Houston Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers. He is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, the Houston Estate and Financial Forum and the Turnaround Management Association. David also earned the Accredited Senior Appraiser designation in Business Valuation from the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder.
When asked about the opportunity to be an owner in HSSK, David responded, "I am excited to participate in the management and growth of this firm. There are many opportunities, and we have a solid group of partners, so we expect to capitalize on growth and expansion possibilities."
Carla Glass has been with HSSK since February of 2009 and is the Managing Director of Business Valuation in the Dallas office. She has over 25 years of valuation experience and is recognized as a distinguished thought leader, educator, and contributor to the valuation body of knowledge. Carla is a Fellow in the ASA’s College of Fellows (FASA), which is awarded in recognition of exceptional appraisal proficiency, as well as notable contributions to the valuation profession. She is currently one of only nine valuation professionals serving on the Valuation Resource Group of the Financial Accounting Standards Board. She also is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder.
“I’m very pleased to join the group of experienced, forward-looking owners of HSSK. They have built this firm into one that is well-recognized and respected and I look forward to continuing that progress,” remarked Carla in regards to being a part of the future of HSSK.
For more information on HSSK's valuation and consulting services, visit their website: hssk.com.
About Hill Schwartz Spilker Keller LLC (HSSK)
Hill Schwartz Spilker Keller LLC (HSSK) is a professional services firm devoted to Business Valuation, Litigation Consulting and Financial Forensics. The principals have been serving the corporate, legal and professional communities for over thirty years. HSSK assists clients in quantifying and articulating value for financial reporting, taxation, transaction, and corporate planning purposes. We also work with clients involved in filed and pending litigation and disputes by providing valuation services, financial forensics, financial damage determination, and bankruptcy related services, including serving as financial advisors to parties, as trustees, and as examiners.