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Dallas, TX 75225
Dallas, TX (October 14, 2016) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce that Troy D. Ashby, CPA has joined the firm as Business Development Director and will be based in the firm’s Dallas office.
Ashby has more than 15 years of experience in the accounting industry. He is the former Managing Director for Kforce’s Dallas and Fort Worth offices where he focused primarily on providing accounting and finance staffing services. He also previously worked in public accounting at Ernst & Young and Arthur Andersen.
In his role with the firm, Ashby will collaborate with the partners to establish business development strategy and will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new business opportunities.
“We are excited to add someone with Troy’s skill set to our team. With a specific focus on business development, Troy will be a vital asset to our professionals as we continue to grow,” stated Felix J. Lozano, III, CPA, CFE and Partner in Charge of the Dallas Office for Whitley Penn.
Ashby received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting Information Systems from Oklahoma State University. He is a volunteer with Northwest Community Center, March of Dimes Fundraiser/March for Babies team leader and participant, was the 2014 Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Young Professionals Group, and was the Oklahoma State University Alumni Association’s North Texas Chapter President in 2008-2009.
Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms. With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally. Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting. For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit whitleypenn.com.