New Certified Members Michael Barrett, CPA 839 Farmington Ave., Apt. A-1, West Hartford Susan M. Brosseau, CPA Guilmartin, DiPiro & Sokolowski 505 Main St., Middletown Stacey Curran, CPA Beers, Hamerman & Company 234 Church St., 14th Flr., New Haven Michael A. Dawid Jr., CPA Friedberg, Smith & Co. 855 Main St., 6th Flr., Bridgeport Michael Liapakis, CPA Grant Thornton, Chrysler Center New York, NY Denise Lucas, CPA Deloitte & Touche 333 Ludlow St., Stamford Lucy A. Lucker, CPA Yale University P.O. Box 208314, New Haven Mark Piatkowski, CPA Filomeno & Company 80 S. Main St., West Hartford Yaakov Reiss, CPA CohnReznick 180 Glastonbury Blvd., Glastonbury Mitali M. Shah, CPA BlumShapiro, 29 S. Main St., Ste. 400, West Hartford Tyler Shea, CPA 89 Harbor Dr. #212, Stamford Joseph Sousa, CPA PwC, 300 Atlantic St., Stamford Michael Stankus, CPA PwC, 185 Asylum St., Hartford Brian W. Whisnant, CPA Deloitte & Touche 10 Westport Rd., Wilton Cheryl H. Wolf, CPA Krauss Whiting 4 Landmark Sq., Stamford Congratulations to our Dues Renewal Drawing Winners! All members who renewed their membership by June 3, 2013 were entered to win one of two iPad minis. Congratulations to our two lucky winners! Neil Leonard Tremaglio Jr., CPA Waterbury Swiss Automatics, Inc. Richard J. Burness, CPA Deloitte Tax LLP + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + Firm Moves and Promotions BlumShapiro merged with Connecticut-based PM Evolution Inc. on May 1, 2013, making BlumShapiro a leading provider of Microsoft Project, Project Server, and cloudbased Project Online-based solutions in New England. The new practice is entitled Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) and is based out of the firm’s West Hartford office. Connecticut Wealth Management, LLC has added three financial planners to its team. The clients that are following the advisors will boost Connecticut Wealth Management’s total assets under management to more than $400 million. The new employees include CTCPA members Michael A. Tedone and Kathleen M. Christensen. Effective April 22, Marcum LLP joined forces with Cornerstone Accounting Group LLP, an accounting and assurance firm focused on the real estate industry, with headquarters in New York City. The entire Cornerstone team (consisting of five partners and 75 staff) will be joining the Marcum organization. Send Us Your News! Send your news of firm moves and promotions to Assistant Editor Caitlin Bailey O’Neill at caitlinb@ctcpas. org or CTCPA, 716 Brook St., Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3433. Headshot photographs will also be published as space allows. Connecticut CPA July/August 2013 27 g