Thursday, June 24, 2021
The 2021 Newly Licensed CPA Celebration will honor those who became certified in North Carolina between May 1, 2020 and April 30, 2021. Join us for our 2021 Newly Licensed CPA Celebration on Thursday, June 24 at 5:30 pm to participate in a 1-hour virtual celebration event with esteemed speakers!
Our celebration will be hosted by Owner/Operator of Trivia Throwdown Online LLC, Michael Wade.
Learn more about Michael
Mike Wade hails from Richmond, VA where we spent 10 years working in the nonprofit sector specializing in events & programming. While finishing his MBA from William & Mary (amidst the Covid-19 pandemic), Mike launched his startup Trivia Throwdown Online LLC (TTO). TTO is an exclusively virtual trivia company specializing in smaller events that focus on team building & fun for all ages/abilities. His passion and experience with building client relationships has led to his diverse platform for connecting people through virtual events. In December 2020, TTO was featured in the New York Times and continues to grow both domestically and internationally. Mike is married with two small children, loves all things DC sports, hiking, and craft beer.
Achieving this career milestone during a global pandemic in which CPAs were deemed essential is certainly cause for celebration! While the effects of COVID-19 still prevent us from large in-person gatherings, we encourage you to throw some confetti and raise a toast from wherever you may be!
YOU are the future of the CPA profession and it is our honor and privilege to recognize you. Registration is free and we encourage you to spread the word to your friends, families, and colleagues. Note: For groups viewing together, only one registration is needed. There will be a field during the registration process to indicate how many people plan to attend.
HEAR FROM LEADERS OF THE PROFESSION
This event provides the unique opportunity to hear remarks from a diverse selection of influential leaders within the profession. Speakers range from the President and Vice President of the NC State Board of CPA Examiners, NCACPA’s CEO, NC State Auditor, and and fellow CPAs serving as Association Volunteer Leaders.
Sharon Bryson, M.Ed.
NCACPA Chief Executive Officer
Shawana Hudson, CPA
2021-22 NCACPA Chair
Bernita Demery, CPA
State Board of CPA Examiners Vice President
CPA—State Board of CPA Examiners President
Sam Stroup, CPA
2021-22 Young CPA Cabinet Chair
Beth Wood, CPA
North Carolina State Auditor