CPA Consultants’ Alliance members Sarah Johnson Dobek, Angie Grissom, and Rick Solomon will be Official Presenters at Thriving Firm Talks 2014. The event, in its second year, will be held at the Wyndham Grand Resort in Orlando, Florida on October 24, 2014. Thriving Firm Talks is a half-day event for accountants, business owners, and other professionals who want to create a personal and professional life on their own terms.
Rick Solomon said, “I’m very happy to be one of the three CPACA members that will be Presenters at this year’s Thriving Firm Talks. I know firsthand that Sarah and Angie bring the kind of ‘big thinking’ and personal touch that will inspire and motivate attendees.”
“I am honored to be among such a great group of presenters that will be able to share new ideas that will help move CPA firms forward,” said Sarah Johnson Dobek.
Angie Grissom said, “This will be an exciting event. I am thrilled to be involved in this and share my passion for empowering professionals to raise their own bar. The agenda at Thriving Firm Talks will open people up to new possibilities for themselves and for their companies.”
Thriving Firm Talks features powerful, 17-minute presentations from select thought leaders. The intention of Thriving Firm Talks is to, year after year, bring forth the sort of ideas and thinking that energize and help expand the movement of professionals who are creating a practice and life “on their terms.”
Angie Grissom serves as President of The Rainmaker Companies and previously served as the Director of Consulting for The Rainmaker Companies for several years. Angie is renowned for her influence in and passion for the industry. Angie is a frequent presenter at national conferences and is consistently named by Accounting Today Magazine as “one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” and listed as a 40 Under 40 in the Accounting Industry by CPA Practice Advisor.
Sarah Johnson Dobek is the President and Founder of Inovautus Consulting. Sarah’s unique background in marketing and digital media allow her to deliver insightful, practical advice that guide organizations down the right path for achieving the growth they desire. She is a sought-after speaker in the accounting profession and a regular contributor for Accounting Tomorrow and has authored or contributed to articles appearing in Accounting Today, CPA Society publications and Practical Accountant. Sarah is also “one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” according to Accounting Today Magazine.
Rick Solomon is the founder and facilitator of the Masters Program, a two-year program that empowers accountants to manifest their dream practices and lives. As a trainer and consultant, Rick has helped thousands of accountants in seven countries add millions of dollars in profitable new business to their practices. His unique approach, based upon the simple premise that personal growth is at the heart of professional success, consistently provides professionals with a more direct route to enjoying more lucrative and rewarding practices, careers, and lives.
The CPA Consultants’ Alliance (CPACA) is a working group of thought leaders united in their efforts to further leadership within the CPA profession. Its vision is to inspire positive change in current and future leaders of the CPA profession by collaboratively developing tools and content that will educate, motivate and increase their wisdom.