Regional certified public accounting and consulting firm KatzAbosch announced Aug. 26 Mark C. Kelly, Shareholder and Director of the firm’s Bel Air office, has been named a 2009 SmartCPA by SmartCEO magazine.
Kelly has been recognized for his leadership, accomplishments, expertise, innovation and relationship development as a top certified public accountant (CPA) in the Greater Baltimore business community.
“It is an honor to be included among such a distinguished group of CPAs who have dedicated so much of themselves to their profession,” said Mark C. Kelly, Shareholder and Director of the Bel Air office for KatzAbosch. “It is especially rewarding to be recognized for the work that I love to do and I look forward to continuing my philanthropic and civic commitment to the Bel Air community.”
Kelly joined KatzAbosch in 1979 and specializes in personal financial planning, management advisory services for closely held businesses and tax planning. Kelly has been assisting Bel Air businesses achieve their financial goals for more than 30 years. In 2000, Kelly became a Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) to add to his list of credentials.
Kelly is a member of several professional and civic organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants; serves as Treasurer and sits on the Board of Directors for The Highlands School, Inc.; served as past-Director of the Fall Lacrosse Program and past-Coach of the Jarresttsville Recreational Council; and serves on the Board of Directors for Tee by 2 Charity Foundation of Maryland.
Kelly received a Bachelor of Arts’ degree in accounting from Albright College.
The complete list of SmartCEO Magazine’s 2009 SmartCPA winners are included in the magazine’s September issue.
Founded in 1969, KatzAbosch is headquartered in Timonium, Md. and serves the mid-Atlantic region with additional offices in Columbia and Bel Air. KatzAbosch is ranked among the top 3 locally-based regional accounting firms by the Baltimore Business Journal. The firm provides tax and accounting services including cost segregation studies, business valuations, litigation support, forensic accounting, technology solutions, estate planning and administration and personal financial planning. A founding member of the Leading Edge Alliance, an international organization comprised of independently owned accounting and consulting firms, KatzAbosch provides clients with extensive industry experience and proactive solutions. As one of the top ten accounting firms in Maryland and one of the 125 largest accounting firms in the United States. For more information, call (410) 828-CPAS (2727).