BDO USA LLP Admits Three New Partners

Katie Ferris

Katie Ferris

Chicago-based BDO USA LLP (FY13 net revenue of $833 million) announced that Katie Ferris and Stephen Maniaci in the firm’s Grand Rapids, Mich., office and Jennifer Core of the firm’s Woodbridge, N.J., office have each been admitted to the firm partnership. Ferris and Maniaci are tax partners and Core is an assurance partner.

“I want to welcome Jennifer, Katie and Steve to the BDO USA partnership,” says Wayne Berson, CEO of BDO USA. “All three of these individuals are very deserving, as they have demonstrated excellence in their specific technical area, while also providing the highest level of client service.”

Stephen Maniaci

Stephen Maniaci

Core has more than 15 years of experience working with public and private clients with both domestic and foreign operations. She provides financial statement and internal control auditing services to businesses in the technology, distribution, manufacturing, construction, retail and various other industries.

Jennifer Core

Jennifer Core

Ferris has more than 10 years of experience servicing clients in multiple industries, including manufacturing, distribution, technology, telecommunications, construction and various others. Her primary focus has been on providing tax planning and compliance services to closely held businesses and their owners.

Maniaci has more than 14 years of experience serving both public and private clients in all areas of taxation, including accounting for income taxes, international, state and local, compensation and benefits, mergers and acquisitions and internal controls.