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CPA Associates International Conference

The CPA Associates International (CPAAI) is currently hosting its international conference in Orlando, Florida. Vrakas Shareholders – Jim Holmes, Jayna Schultz and Mike Kuhn – are there representing the firm.

What is the CPAAI?

The CPA Associates International (CPAAI) is an international association of accounting firms.  This association is a coalition of high-quality, independent accounting and consulting firms located in major economic hubs around the world, and throughout the United States.  With a reach of 131 member firms, CPAAI is represented by 60 countries worldwide.  The North America component of CPAAI currently has 33 member firms – representing 40 offices and 200 partners in major cities throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Why is this important?

Vrakas has been a member of the CPAAI since 1995. Through these many contacts, Vrakas has the ability to draw on the valuable services of the Association, as well as the individual or combined talents and expertise of member firms.  Membership in CPA Associates International makes us part of one of the largest accounting resources in the world.

The below photo is National speaker, Gale Crosley, leading a panel discussion on international practice areas at the conference. Note the headphones, multiple languages are being translated as she speaks!