and reinforce the value of three little letters: CPA.
experience to qualify for initial certification was elim-
inated this fall, Lainas joined CSCPA Executive
Director Art Renner in a series of more than a dozen
visits with major employers of accounting and
finance personnel in the state, making sure these
benefit their staff.
students, giving them advice on everything from
choosing a major to weaving a network of profes-
sional contacts to landing that all-important first job.
Hartford, has logged hundreds of miles on Connecticut highways during his year-long
presidency, crisscrossing the state to attend college and university speaking engagements,
scholarship presentations, and meetings with industry leadership.