Amper, Politziner & Mattia, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, has announced that the following individuals have been promoted from supervisor to manager.
Rita Linterno, CPA, has been named a manager in the firm's Insurance Industry Group. Ms. Linterno's areas of responsibility include auditing life and health and property and casualty insurance companies as well as providing other consulting and advisory services to clients in the insurance industry. She has five years of experience in public accounting and almost two years in private accounting with a multi-line property & casualty insurance company.
David McDermott, CP, has been named a manager in the firm's Audit and Accounting Department. His responsibilities encompass supervising staff on audits and preparation and review of corporate, individual, partnership, estate, trust and not-for-profit organization tax returns. He has a specialty in Tax-Exempt Organizations (TEO) and is a member of the firm's TEO Group. Mr. McDermott has experience in auditing organizations to determine if they are in compliance with federal, state and local grant requirements.
Craig Melton, CPA, has been named a manager in the firm's Accounting Services Department. Mr. Melton has more than 13 years of accounting and consulting experience working with small and growing businesses, handling their accounting, financial and business needs.
Sean Hoopes, CFE, has been named a manager in Amper's Internal Audit Services Group and has more than seven years of internal audit experience, ranging from finance, operational, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, information technology, and fraud investigations. Mr. Hoopes conducts Sarbanes-Oxley compliance projects as well as internal audit engagements for companies in the pharmaceutical, not-for-profit, manufacturing and insurance sectors.
Stacy Waddington, CPA, has been named a manager in the firm's Audit and Accounting Department. Ms. Waddington has more than 11 years of accounting and consulting experience, servicing mid-size companies in the manufacturing and service industries.