Franke Becomes Partner at Hill, Barth & King

Gerd Franke has been admitted as partner at Boardman, Ohio-based Hill, Barth & King (FY12 net revenue of $35.4 million), effective Sept. 1. He joined the firm in 1999 and specializes in private and business clients with international tax issues, non-resident alien matters and foreign-owned real estate interests. He resides in Naples, Fla.