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January/February 2016
Twenty years ago, Accounting Crows (then
knownas"TheAuditBrothers")bandmembers
Mark Zampino, John Mezzanotte (later
succeeded by Reed Risteen), Alan Friedman,
and Mike Fortunato rocked the mic at the CPA
Careers Conference. After 20 years of classic
rock, the Crows proved that they're still going
strong at the 2015 CPA Careers Conference at
the University of Connecticut this fall.
The Original CPA Rock Band Celebrates 20 Years
Pictured are current members (from left) Mark Zampino (key-
boards, guitar, vocals) of CTCPA, Mike Fortunato (drums) of
Orthopaedic Health Services, Reed Risteen (bass, vocals)
of BlumShapiro, and Alan Friedman (lead guitar, vocals) of
Friedman, Kannenberg & Company.
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Staffers at Pue, Chick, Leibowitz & Blezard in Vernon provided their
clientswithatreatthisHalloween,comingtotheofficeinanarrayof
fun costumes!
Borgida & Company in Manchester recently held its 10th
annual Fall Food Drive to help the Manchester Area Conference
of Churches (MACC) Food Pantry. The firm raised about
1,500 pounds of food along with $1,600 in donations.
Pue, Chick, Leibowitz & Blezard
Shows Off Halloween Spirit
Borgida & Company Holds Annual Food Drive
Ricciardelli Honored by
Associated General Contractors
Borgida & Company partner Tom Scanlon stands beside food collected during the
firm's 10th annual Fall Food Drive.
Frank Ferrucci (right), first vice president, Associated Gen-
eral Contractors of Connecticut, honors Ralph Ricciardelli.
Ralph L. Ricciardelli, managing partner and
director of construction services with Burzenski
& Company in East Haven, received the Ser-
vice Provider of the Year award from the As-
sociated General Contractors of Connecticut at
its annual 2015 Construction Industry Recogni-
tion Awards and Dinner in October.
Accordingtothecallfornominations,"inbusi-
ness as in life, skill, integrity and responsibil-
ityarethequalitiesthatmakethedifference."
Ricciardelli is also an active member of the
Construction Financial Management Asso-
ciation, Home Builders & Remodelers of New
Haven County, and Independent Electrical
Contractors of New England, as well as vari-
ous business and civic organizations including
the Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce, Greater
New Haven Chamber of Commerce, East Ha-
ven Chamber of Commerce, and the North Ha-
ven Board of Tax Assessment Review.
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