Dallas – Fort Worth, TX (January 1, 2020) – Calvetti Ferguson, one of the fastest–growing CPA firms in the US, today announced the addition of two new Partners in the Dallas and Fort Worth area. The firm welcomes Tax Partner Michael Arnell, CPA to the Fort Worth office and Assurance Partner, Brad Cummings, CPA to the Dallas office.
Michael joins Calvetti Ferguson’s tax practice in the Fort Worth, Texas office. He has more than 15 years of public accounting experience focused on tax and financial planning, outsourced CFO/Controller services, and tax compliance and consulting. His clients include middle-market companies, closely-held businesses, and high-net-worth families across industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, and distribution. In addition, he has first-hand corporate experience in tax compliance for a family office. Michael graduated from Texas Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas. Michael commented, “I am excited to come home to Fort Worth, where I started my career, and begin a new journey with Calvetti Ferguson.” He added, “One of my favorite aspects of public accounting is recruiting season, so I’m looking forward to helping recruit new associates and interns.”
Brad joins Calvetti Ferguson’s assurance practice in the Dallas, Texas office. He has more than 15 years of public accounting experience focused on adding value to companies through financial audits and consulting. Brad served eight years in the Texas Army National Guard and received the Army Commendation Medal and Order of Saint Maurice. Brad graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and will complete his Executive MBA from Southern Methodist University this year. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas, volunteers as Treasurer for the Board of Directors of Frisco Amateur Summer Swim Team, and is a member of Business Navigators DFW. Brad commented, “I am thrilled to join a team that has been recognized by the Dallas Business Journal, INSIDE Public Accounting and Forbes over the past year. These awards and accolades confirm Calvetti Ferguson is continuing its trajectory as one of the fastest-growing CPA firms and I am ready to continue this momentum.”
Jason Ferguson, Managing Partner said “Michael is an experienced, entrepreneurial tax leader with deep expertise in serving middle-market companies and private clients while Brad is an experienced assurance leader. We are excited to welcome them both to the firm.” He continued by stating “We are happy to have Michael and Brad join our team. Their expertise and passion for their work will really drive our growth in the Dallas and Fort Worth markets.”
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