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Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

  • 1.  Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

    Posted 26 days ago
    Hi there, we are looking for a great construction CPA in the Tampa/Clearwater, FL area, and we are wondering if any of you could provide recommendations?  We work in 20+ states, so the firm must be knowledgeable in the construction industry and also be able to handle the complexity of a multi-state business.  Thank you in advance for your help!

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    Lisa Donovan
    Director of Systems and Analytics
    Mann Wireless, Ltd.
    Ballston Spa NY
    (518) 587-2305
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  • 2.  RE: Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

    Posted 23 days ago
    Hello Lisa,

    I'm a little South of Tampa, but there are a few CPAs that I've worked with that a have a footprint that expands into Tampa.  They all have great construction industry knowledge.

    Brian Leidel - Kerkering, Barberio, & Co - (941) 365-4617 (he actually as an office up in Tampa)
    Craig Steinhoff - Hill, Barth, & King - (941) 957-4242
    Laura Chirichigno - Ellenton CPA - (941) 345-1682

    Best of luck in your search!

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    Dan Harris
    Controller
    Tandem Construction
    Sarasota FL
    (941) 954-1599
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  • 3.  RE: Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

    Posted 23 days ago
    Hi Lisa.  I can recommend Dixon Hughes Goodman  ( DHG for short).    They are a Southeast based (Charlotte, NC) firm with offices in 27 cities across the US including Tampa and Jacksonville,   Construction/Real Estate is one of their core industries.   Reach out to Lance Windley, Managing Partner there in Fla.    904-296-9333.   Lance.windley@dhg.com


    Margaret Penn, CFO
    Weaver Cooke Construction
    Greensboro, NC

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    Margaret Penn
    CFO
    Weaver Cooke Construction LLC
    Greensboro NC
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  • 4.  RE: Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

    Posted 22 days ago
    ​Good morning Lisa -  I can recommend Clint Freeman at Clifton Larson Allen (CLA) in Tampa.  They are a national firm; and Clint has served on the Tampa Bay Chapter Board for many years.   His contact information is 813-384-2700 -  cfreeman@larsenallen.com




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    Terry Cradick
    Exec Vice President/Co-Owner
    Pepper Contracting Services
    Tampa FL
    (813) 868-7719
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  • 5.  RE: Tampa/Clearwater, FL-based Construction CPA recommendations

    Posted 21 days ago
    I will second the recommendation for Lance Windley with DHG, but also add that Karen Hauk and David Alvarez with Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI) are great who are based in the Tampa area with an office in Clearwater and I believe another in Tampa. Her contact info is khauk@CRIcpa.com, Direct:  727.324.1231 and his contact info is dalvarez@CRIcpa.com, Direct:  813.207.2949.

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    Kyle Gammon CPA
    Partner
    Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
    St. Augustine FL
    (904) 461-7154
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