Withum is proud to recognize Team Members Jim Bourke and Ed Mendlowitz for ranking in Accounting Today’s Top 100 People in Public Accounting list. Having appeared on the list before, Jim and Ed continue to bring fresh ideas and commentary to the Public Accounting world into the new year.
Jim Bourke placed 12th on Accounting Today’s list—just two spots behind President-Elect Joe Biden. Jim is a Partner and the Managing Director of Withum’s Advisory Services practice. He is a renowned public speaker known for his talks, podcasts and interviews on technology and business advisory. As one of the most visible thought leaders in the business, Jim’s engaging presentations and passion for high tech give his audiences a look into the future of accounting.
Ed Mendlowitz is an Emeritus Partner and Lead of the Partners’ Network at Withum. With over 40 years of public accounting experience, Ed uses his platform to push out sound, relevant thought leadership through various channels to accountants around the globe. Between his role at the Firm, his blogs and commentary, and even over a decade of being an accounting professor, Ed’s wisdom continues to guide both new professionals and established CPAs.
“Jim and Ed personify the Withum Way. With Jim’s forward-thinking and adaptive style and Ed’s trusted thought leadership, it is no wonder to us why they are repeatedly named among the most influential people in public accounting.”
Managing Partner and CEO, Withum
The 100 Most Influential People in Public Accounting list is sourced each year by Accounting Today, asking candidates to identify those individuals they consider to be the most influential in the field of accounting. The individuals are then ranked in order based on the number of votes received.