CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WTAS, one of the largest independent tax firms in the world, announced the promotion of Rosa De Luna-Frede to Director. Rosa joined WTAS in 2012 as part of the firm's Commercial Services Practice.
"Rosa's dedication and expertise make her an invaluable colleague of the Commercial Services Practice and to the WTAS Chicago Office," said CEO, Mark Vorsatz.
Rosa brings over 15 years of experience in advising publicly held and private companies on tax matters such as tax compliance, accounting for income taxes, accounting methods, and tax audits. She has worked with a wide variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution, food & beverage, travel, education, and financial institutions.
The WTAS Chicago office is rewarding a total of six professionals with promotions. Other promotions include Grace Park to Senior Manager; Carolyn Kahn to Manager; and Tom Herr, Conor LeFevour, and Jessica Lee to Senior Associate.
"Rosa has proven to be a valuable asset to WTAS and experienced tremendous growth since she started," said Joseph Karczewski, Chicago Office Managing Director. "I am delighted to announce six internal promotions of professionals who have demonstrated strong performance and leadership within our organization. We continue to attract talented professionals to our growing organization."
WTAS promoted a total of 60 employees this January including five Managing Directors, nine Directors, 12 Senior Managers, 11 Managers and 23 Senior Associates.