Hall, Kistler & Company announces Andy Griffin, CPA, and Seth Turner, CPA, CVA, have been promoted to Partner!
Keith Arner, managing partner, said about the promotions, "The firm is thrilled to announce the promotion of our two exceptional colleagues to the position of partners. Their dedication, expertise, and unwavering commitment to excellence perfectly align with the values of our firm. These promotions not only reflect their individual accomplishments but also signifies a collective stride forward for our entire team. We look forward to their continued contributions in shaping the success of our firm."
Andy is the leader of our audit and assurance team. In addition, he serves on various internal firm committees, including those focused on oil and gas, manufacturing, and nonprofit organizations. Andy’s 20 years of experience providing clients with superior service while also keeping up to date on the latest changes in accounting and auditing consistently elevates the firm’s standards and effectiveness.
A proud graduate of Malone University, Andy is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is also affiliated with the Ohio Oil and Gas Association, BKR International, Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, and Canton Preservation Society, and he volunteers for the Professional Football Hall of Fame and the Balloon Classic Food Fest. Andy's multifaceted contributions and community involvement exemplify his dedication to professional excellence and community enrichment.
With 20 years of dedicated client service experience, Seth has attained the position of Partner. His expertise spans accounting and assurance, tax and financial consulting, and business valuations. Seth manages financial statement audits, reviews, compilations, and tax returns for individual and corporate clients. He leads the firm's business valuation and fraud niche, holding the CVA credential.
A member of key professional organizations, Seth is affiliated with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (CVA), and BKR International. Locally, he engages with the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce. Seth's extensive experience and involvement underscore his dedication to providing valuable insights and leadership in the field.