The Connecticut Society of CPAs, Rocky Hill, and CTCPA executive director Bonnie Stewart joined the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, a coalition of more than 600 CEOs pledging to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The CTCPA formed a Diversity and Inclusion Initiative earlier this year, co-founded and co-chaired by the CPA society’s members Cynthia Calderon and Shanita Booker of CohnReznick’s Hartford office.
Cynthia Calderón, a tax associate at CohnReznick in Hartford, organized an ice cream social at her firm to celebrate Pride Month.
Fifty years ago this month, police raided the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, sparking resistance from patrons and kicking off the modern fight for LGBTQ equality. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising and celebrate Pride Month, PKF O'Connor Davies plans to host a breakfast at all of its offices.
BlumShapiro, the largest regional business advisory firm based in New England with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, hosted a Networking and Interview Skills Workshop for college students with the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Greater Hartford Chapter on September 21.