January 09, 2017
Marcum LLP to Host ECOVIS International's 2017 Americas Conference
New York City, NY - Marcum LLP, the exclusive U.S. member firm of ECOVIS International, a global accounting and advisory network, will host the organization's 2017 Regional Partner Meeting of the Americas, to be held at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida, from February 9-11.
The Miami meeting will be attended by firms from across ECOVIS' Americas region, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. Firms from Europe and other ECOVIS regions are also expected to attend.
The agenda will include a focus on cyber-terrorism, a technical tax workshop covering the U.S. and Latin America, and a discussion of the post-election U.S. environment, as well as business development best practices.
Since joining ECOVIS in October 2016, Marcum has taken a leadership role in several capacities, including joining the network's International Audit Task Force, International Tax Task Force, and global Supervisory Board. In addition to the Americas partner meeting next month, Marcum will also host the 2018 ECOVIS World Conference in New York City.
Marcum Partner James Smart, the Firm's director of mergers and acquisitions, said,"We look forward to participating in our first ECOVIS Regional Partner Meeting and to welcoming member firms from across the Americas and around the world to the United States. It will be an excellent opportunity to share our expertise in U.S. tax and accounting law, expand our global relationships, and further strengthen our international tax and audit capabilities."
About ECOVIS International
Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, with administrative offices in Berlin, Germany, ECOVIS International includes partner firms in 65 countries in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, Australia, and North and South America. The rapidly expanding network provides tax, audit, accounting and legal services to international businesses dealing with cross border issues, family-owned enterprises, local branches of major corporations, government organizations and other entities. For more information, visit http://www.ecovis.com/en/.
About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China and Ireland. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting and assurance services; advisory, valuation and litigation support; and an extensive range of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as high net worth individuals, private equity funds and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.