ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Jan. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Porte Brown LLC, www.PorteBrown.com, a Chicagoland accounting firm providing accounting, audit, tax, technology and wealth management services, announces Kyle Vroegh, CPA, has earned his CCIFP (Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional) designation. The CCIFP designation is "the only construction financial management certification accredited by the American National Standards Institute" according to the Institute of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professionals (ICCIFP).
Vroegh's newly earned certification increases Porte Brown's total number of CCIFP certified professionals to six. Porte Brown's sizeable contingent of CCIFP professionals places it on an elite level of CPA firms in the nation that can provide specialized accounting and financial management services to construction companies. Currently, there are over 1,000 CCIFPs in the United States and of that only 35 are located in Illinois.
According to Bruce Jones, CPA, and Managing Partner at the Chicago area accounting firm, "We're proud of the time and effort Kyle has put into achieving this designation. It helps distinguish our firm from others in the industry by arming us with all elements of construction advising for the industry. It's a level of industry‐specific expertise the average accounting firm simply can't provide, and it's the only one of its kind."
"With over 300 construction clients at Porte Brown, it's important our staff has the specialized training necessary to provide the highest level of accounting services for the industry," said Jones. "The CCIFP certification allows us to provide additional guidance in areas such as project management, safety issues, human resources, IT, and legal issues related to the construction industry."
About Porte Brown
Porte Brown LLC is a full service accounting and consulting firm headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Elk Grove Village, Illinois. For more than 70 years, Porte Brown has focused on providing the highest level of service to individuals, businesses and organizations throughout the region. In addition to the traditional accounting services such as tax planning and preparation, audit, business valuations, and retirement plan administration. Porte Brown also provides strategic consulting and leading-edge technology implementation for clients in cloud and non-cloud environments. Wealth management services provided by Porte Brown Wealth Management LLC.*
Porte Brown serves accounting and consulting clients from offices in Illinois, Indiana and Texas. For more information, visit www.portebrown.com or call 847-956-1040.
*Securities offered through 1st Global Capital Corp., Member FINRA, SIPC. Investment advisory services offered through 1st Global Advisors, Inc. Insurance services offered through 1st Global Insurance Services, Inc.
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