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Geffen Mesher Announces New Shareholder

Posted on: January 15, 2015

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Geffen Mesher Announces New Shareholder

PORTLAND, OR. – January 15, 2014 - Geffen Mesher, one of Portland's largest locally owned accounting and business consulting firms, is pleased to announce Preston Byrd became a shareholder effective January 1, 2015.

Preston specializes in tax and business strategy in our dealer services group. He has gained a unique set of skills and experience from spending 17 years in public accounting and 4 years serving as a controller for a multi-location auto dealership. He has developed significant expertise working on internal controls to minimize fraud, uncovering and quantifying fraud, and assisting with the prosecution.

“When we hired Preston in 2010 after he relocated from Texas, his client service approach and automotive industry expertise was a great match for our firm,” says Michael Rompa, Managing Shareholder at Geffen Mesher. “He has built strong relationships with clients and colleagues, and we are pleased he is now a shareholder in our firm.”

About Geffen Mesher

Geffen Mesher, a Portland-based accounting firm, focuses on providing ongoing financial strategy, accounting and CPA services for businesses, and high net worth individuals. We serve many industries, and create solutions that help our diverse clientele plan and build their financial pictures wisely.

For more than 80 years, our focus has taken us beyond the numbers and into the lives, plans and strategic goals of our clients. In providing professional tax, financial and business consulting, and reporting, we have successfully guided our clients through booms and busts, recessions and recoveries, with an approach and model built around the commitment of our people, decades of experience, and expertise across a wide range of industries.

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