SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WTAS promoted Jackie Orea to its team of 19 Managing Directors in San Francisco today. Jackie Orea joined WTAS in 2006 as a Manager in the State and Local Tax Practice.
"Jackie has superior technical skills and has also been instrumental in business development efforts in the San Francisco market," shared CEO, Mark Vorsatz.
Jackie has over 18 years of experience in delivering tax services to public and private corporate enterprises. As a member of the firm's State and Local Tax group, Jackie specializes in the sales use tax and credits and incentives area. She has assisted clients with various multi-state sales use tax and property tax issues including audit defense, compliance, M&A, restructuring projects and consulting on various transactions.
The San Francisco office of WTAS announced a total of 13 promotions. Emily Hall, Matt Moon, Roslyn Erickson, and Shail Shah were promoted to Director in the Commercial Services Practice, Valuation Services Practice, Operations, and State and Local Tax Practice, respectively.
Other promotions in San Francisco include Senior Managers: Rachel Caldwell, Emerson DuBois, Jonathan Hilton and Linda Koon; Managers: Clayton Cullimore, Heather Rhodes and Stephanie Jones; and Senior Associate: Hilary Robinson.
"January is always an important time for the firm as we celebrate the hard work and professional development of our people," shared San Francisco Office Managing Director, Frank Cassidy. "I am thrilled to be promoting 13 employees in our office this year and look forward to continuing to grow the San Francisco practice."
WTAS promoted a total of 60 employees this January including five Managing Directors, nine Directors, 12 Senior Managers, 11 Managers and 23 Senior Associates.