CironeFriedberg Announces Promotions

July 27, 2021

CironeFriedberg, LLP, with offices in Bethel, Shelton, and Stamford, is pleased to announce several promotions.  

Adam O’Feeney, CPA was named Senior Tax Manager and Lucas Ullrich was named Senior Accountant.  

In addition, the following promotions were announced:

Director of Financial Services and CFO, Tammy Maguire, CPA was named Principal. In addition to managing the finances of the firm, she provides Outsourced CFO and Controller services to clients.

Maguire has more than 20 years of experience in both public and private practice.  Throughout her career, she has worked in both the private sector and in public accounting with clients in a variety of industries. This combination of professional experience enables Maguire to focus on streamlining systems for more efficient workflows and provide key business metrics for the Firm’s clients.

A CPA in the State of Connecticut, Maguire is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Quinnipiac University and is the recipient of the prestigious 2016 “CFO of the Year” award by the Hartford Business Journal.

Tony Cirone, CironeFriedberg’s managing partner, says “This is a well-deserved promotion for Tammy. Her commitment to client service and problem-solving acumen are critical factors in the success of our client business owners and the growth of our Outsourced CFO and Controller services.”

Nicholas DaPaz, CPA was named Partner. He provides audit and tax services to business and individual clients.

DaPaz has more than 20 years of experience providing audit and tax services for employee benefit plans and multistate and multinational companies. Serving business clients in a variety of industries, including public utility, manufacturing, and not-for-profit organizations, his services also include individual and corporate income tax return planning and preparation.

DaPaz received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting from the University of Connecticut. He is a CPA licensed in the State of Connecticut and a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is President-Elect of the Bridgeport Rotary Club and past Chairman of the Board of Directors for Area Congregations Together, Inc. (Spooner House).

Tony Cirone, CironeFriedberg’s managing partner, says “Nick’s expertise and experience will continue to be a tremendous asset to our clients’ growing need for exceptional audit and tax services.  Nick has demonstrated his dedication to serving clients with expertise and leadership, and we are happy to welcome him as a partner in the firm.”

CironeFriedberg is a leading CPA firm serving middle market, closely held and family-owned businesses, high-net-worth individuals and not-for-profit organizations in Fairfield and New Haven Counties, in Connecticut, and the neighboring New York counties of Duchess, Putnam, and Westchester.  The firm provides a full range of tax, audit and accounting, and business advisory services from three offices in Bethel, Shelton and Stamford Connecticut.  Learn more at https://cironefriedberg.com.