GBQ Admits Shearer as Partner

Cassie Shearer

Cassie Shearer

Columbus, Ohio-based GBQ Partners (FY14 net revenue of $25.1 million) announced that Cassie Shearer, director of tax and business advisory services, has been admitted as a partner.

Shearer joined the firm in 2013 and has 16 years of tax and accounting experience. Before joining GBQ, she was the tax director at DSW Inc. and also spent nine years with KPMG in the federal tax group. She has extensive experience working with both publicly traded and privately held domestic and international companies, serving clients in the retail, manufacturing, distribution and service industries.

“She is a talented tax professional with strong client service skills,” says Mark LaPlace, director of tax services. “The diversity of her professional background is exceedingly valuable to our clients and associates.”