Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 18, 2013
V. Allen Smith, Chief Information Officer of accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly), was recently elected Chair of the Baker Tilly International Internal Information Technology Committee.
The Committee enables member firms to accomplish the strategic objectives of Baker Tilly USA, LLC related to internal information technology services provided at each member firm. The Committee is open to all member firms of Baker Tilly International and operates under the direction of the Board of Directors of Baker Tilly North America, LLC. Smith will serve a two-year term as Chair of the committee.
Smith has been the Chief Information Officer of Baker Tilly since 2001. Prior to joining Baker Tilly, he spent more than ten years in senior IT management positions within the professional services industry. He earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from Michigan State University and his master’s of science in communication systems management from Northwestern University.
About Baker Tilly
With more than 1,600 employees, Baker Tilly provides a wide range of accounting, tax, and advisory services. Ranked as one of the top 20 largest firms in the country*, Baker Tilly serves clients from offices in Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, New York, Washington DC, and throughout Wisconsin.
Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 131 countries, with 26,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.3 billion.
*According to the 2013 Accounting Today “Top 100 Firms.”
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