Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP Promotes Five New Directors

Dec 09, 2015, 09:00 ET from Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Hemalee Govind, Michael Greenfield, Steve Linden, Tara Burek and Aleksander Dziedzic to Director -- as of October 2015. With this addition, Anchin supplements its roster of professionals who provide creative, proactive advisory services to clients representing all of the major industries represented in the Tri-state area.

"Our team's growth is of outmost importance to us," said Frank Schettino, Anchin's managing partner. "We work very hard to create a working environment that offers the support necessary for both professional and personal development and advancement opportunities, which in effect allows us to grow and expand our resources for clients."

Hemalee Govind is a director at Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP with almost 20 years of experience in audit and advisory services. She is a member of the Firm's Art Specialty Group, servicing Art Galleries, Art Collectors and Artist Foundations. She is also a member of the Firm's Philanthropy Group. She began her career in South Africa and joined Anchin as a manager in 2006. She has considerable experience in many diverse areas including Advertising and Public Relations, Investment Advisory Service Firms, Book Publishing, Apparel and Textile, Food and Beverage, Employee Benefit Plans and Not-for-Profit organizations. Govind is licensed as a CPA in New York State.

Michael Greenfield is a director at Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP and is a member of the Firm's Fashion Industry Group. He has 17 years of experience providing audit and accounting services to private and public clients in the commercial sector. He has worked extensively with retailers, manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors and service companies. His clients range from rapidly developing companies to well-established businesses. His experience extends to assisting clients with mergers and acquisitions, and securing financing. Greenfield is licensed as a CPA in New York State.

Steven Linden is a director at Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP and is a member of the Firm's Real Estate Industry Group. He has over 20 years of experience providing audit, accounting and tax services to clients in the private sector. In addition to real estate, Steven has worked extensively with construction, wholesale and manufacturing companies as well as employee benefit plan audits. Linden is licensed as a CPA in New York State.

Tara Burek is a tax director at Anchin, Block & Anchin, LLP as well as a member of the Firm's Private Client and State and Local Tax groups. Tara has more than 10 years of experience in providing tax consulting and compliance services for privately held businesses including corporations, partnerships, and LLCs, as well as high-net worth individuals. As a member of the Firm's Private Client Group, she is involved with the planning and compliance for high-net worth families on specialized matters. She provides a wide-array of consulting services, including implementing effective tax strategies which are tailored to a family's financial goals. Burek is licensed as a CPA in New York State.

Aleksander Dziedzic is a tax director at Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP and is a member of the Firm's Architecture and Engineering Industry Group as well as its Construction Industry Group. His knowledge also extends to several specialty areas including real estate, manufacturing and retailers. He services a wide range of clients including high net worth individuals, corporations, partnerships. He advises clients on tax planning and all compliance issues involving formation, restructuring, acquisitions and sales. Dziedzic is licensed as a CPA in New York State.

Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP today is recognized as one of the "best of the best" accounting firms in the country, a Best Place to Work in New York City and New York State, and a Best Accounting Firm to Work For nationwide. The full-service firm, with a staff of nearly 350, is a full service accounting and consulting firm serving investment companies, privately-held businesses and high net worth individuals with a wide range of traditional and non-traditional advisory services, including accounting and auditing; tax planning and compliance services; tax credits and incentives; management and succession advisory services; litigation support, forensic accounting and valuation services; and, merger and acquisition services. Additional information is available at

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