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Michael DeKock joins LWBJ as Audit Manager

WEST DES MOINES, February 12, 2018 – LWBJ Senior Partner Maureen Dockstader has announced the appointment of Michael DeKock, CPA, to the position of Audit Manager with the firm. Mike was previously an Audit Manager with McGowen, Hurst, Clark and…

LWBJ congratulates Eurofins on top ranking for value creation

WEST DES MOINES, January 22, 2018 – Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of its initial public offering, Eurofins has been ranked first in value creation among all stocks listed in Europe since October 24, 1997. According to data from Marten…

Mark Otte receives ABV credential

WEST DES MOINES, January 19, 2018 – LWBJ Senior Analyst Mark Otte, CPA, has received his Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) Credential from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The ABV credential is granted exclusively to qualified CPAs…

LWBJ announces tax and audit staff promotions

WEST DES MOINES, January 11, 2018 – LWBJ Managing Partner Paul Juffer has announced the promotion of several associates within the firm. Brandon Pratt, CPA, has been promoted to Senior Tax Manager. Mr. Pratt specializes complex partnerships, S-corps and multi-state…

Adam Steffensmeier Joins LWBJ as Audit Manager – Risk Services

WEST DES MOINES, August 8, 2017 – LWBJ Senior Partner Maureen Dockstader has announced the appointment of Adam Steffensmeier to the position of Audit Manager – Risk Services, focusing on information technology and cybersecurity. Mr. Steffensmeier was previously with Meredith…

Adam Maahs and Mark Otte join LWBJ Capital Advisors team

WEST DES MOINES, August 9, 2017 — LWBJ Senior Partner JD Geneser has announced that Adam Maahs, CPA, and Mark Otte, CPA, have joined the firm’s Capital Advisors team as Senior Analysts. Mr. Maahs joined LWBJ in 2015 as an…

2017 class completes LWBJ summer internship

WEST DES MOINES, July 31, 2017 – The firm’s 2017 Summer Internship Program concluded on July 28. Four students were invited to participate – Connor Ostrander and Zach DeLeon from Drake University, Kevin Boeckholt from Iowa State University, and Zach…

Kyle Woiwood graduates from Leadership Ames XXX

AMES, May 15, 2017 – Kyle Woiwood, CPA, Tax Manager in the Ames office of LWBJ, was among the graduates of Leadership Ames XXX, a program created by the Ames Chamber of Commerce to develop informed, involved and concerned local…