Standing Ovation program recognizes CPAs for contributions in IMTA


Five CPAs were recognized through the Standing Ovation program for their contributions in the areas of information management and technology assurance. The program, launched in 2015, recognizes young CPAs who exhibit outstanding professional achievement in specialization areas. 

The recipients, all CPAs age 40 and under, and who hold the Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) specialty credential, are:

Emily Chee, Vancouver, British Columbia

Jonathan Choquette-Riopel, Repentigny, Quebec

Shawn Ford, Richmond Hill, Ontario

Ebonie Jackson, Holland, Ohio

Matthew Treskovich, Lakeland, Fla.

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Excel walk-through: Sparklines

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What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

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