IPA Reveals The 2011 Most Admired Peers

INSIDE Public Accounting is pleased to unveil the 2011 Most Admired Peers’ list in the profession. More than 400 accounting firms participated in a national survey, conducted by IPA this year. In the survey, participating firms were asked to name one individual they would recommend for the prestigious award of “Most Admired Peer”.

“This is truly a peer-driven award,” says Kelly Platt, managing editor of INSIDE Public Accounting. “Being named as one of the Most Admired Peers is a testament to the commitment each of the peers has made to the betterment of his/her firm and to the profession as a whole.”

The following individuals were named to the 2011 list.

Andy Armanino –  Armanino McKenna / San Ramon, Calif.

Larry Autrey – Whitley Penn / Fort Worth, Texas

Kenneth Baggett – Reznick Group / Bethesda, Md.

Bob Hottman – Ehrhardt Keefe Steiner & Hottman / Denver

David Katri – Clark Nuber PS / Bellevue, Wash.

Gordon Viere –  Larson Allen LLP / Minneapolis