Instructor Bio




Instructor Biography

Richard Ferdinand

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF RICHARD FERDINAND, CPA, MBA Richard Ferdinand, CPA, is the Chief Financial Officer of Werner Publishing Corporation in Los Angeles. Rich has also been an equity partner in ORO Spanish Broadcasting, a Spanish language news, sports and music radio station in San Francisco. While there he also managed the operation and was responsible for doubling operating profit and soliciting and managing the successful sale of the station to its current owner. For over 20 years, Rich has also been a discussion leader for continuing professional education seminars. He is a past recipient of the Outstanding Instructor from the AICPA and Award for Instructor Excellence from the California Foundations of CPAs. Rich has also taught part-time at UCLA and is an alumni of Deloitte & Touche.