background image
28
www.ctcpas.org
More than 230 students in 14
classes in grades 2 through 5 at
Webster Hill Elementary School in
West Hartford enjoyed a full day
of interactive lessons and discus-
sions about the fundamentals of fi-
nancial literacy, entrepreneurship,
and work readiness presented by
dozens of business professionals
from BlumShapiro along with Fox
61 News Anchor Jenn Bernstein.
Volunteers used curricula devel-
oped by Junior Achievement as
part of this JA in a Day program.
BlumShapiro Volunteers Serve as Junior Achievement Teachers
Innovative CPA Group in Trumbull Celebrates Grand Opening
Standing with students from a third grade class at Webster Hill Elementary School are (from left) BlumShapiro
Chief Marketing Officer Tom DeVitto, Fox 61's Jenn Bernstein, and teacher Brenda Glidden.
Trumbull First Selectman Timothy Herbst
(third from left) cuts the official grand
opening ribbon as The Innovative CPA
Group (ICG) partner Charlie Smith, R.D.
Scinto CEO Robert Scinto, ICG partner
Lauren Shugrue, and ICG staff look on.
Member
Snapshots
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
We're looking for your snapshots!
Does your firm volunteer in the community, enjoy fun
tax season treats, or run races for charity? Show us
what you're up to! Submit your photos to Managing
Editor Kirsten Piechota at kirstenp@ctcpas.org.
The Innovative CPA Group (ICG), headquartered in Trumbull, celebrated its official grand opening with a ribbon-cutting cer-
emony in June. Located in the Trumbull Corporate Park, 35 Nutmeg Drive, the ribbon cutting was officiated by Trumbull's
First Selectman Timothy Herbst and R.D. Scinto CEO Robert Scinto.
The Innovative CPA Group opened its doors in January under the direction of Charles D. Smith, who joined forces with
Lauren Shugrue and Glen J. Belush to launch the new venture. ICG provides a variety of specialized accounting and
consulting services including audits; financial statement preparation; proactive tax strategies; cost segregation studies;
real estate acquisition, management, and accounting; succession, trust, and estate planning; and employee benefit plans
from its Trumbull and Monroe offices.