Jon P. Karp Named to Dallas 500 List

Dallas, TX (November 20, 2020) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce that Jon P. Karp, CPA, PFS, has been named to DCEO’s Dallas 500 List.

The Dallas 500 is produced annually by D Magazine’s business title, DCEO. This issue features profiles of influential leaders in DFW, giving top executives the opportunity to share personal details about their career as well as tips for success within their industries. With approximately 60 different industry categories featured, and 175 new professionals included, the 2021 list is in perfect alignment of DCEO’s mission to connect top executives within the region.

Karp has more than 25 years of tax, advisory, and financial services and public accounting experience focused on C-corporations, S-corporations, partnerships, and high net-worth individuals. He primarily works with clients in the energy, healthcare, manufacturing, distribution & retail, nonprofit, professional services, real estate and construction industries.

Karp serves on the Executive Committee and as Chairman for the Texas Business Hall of Fame. He is a Committee Member for the Greene Family Camp. He is a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA), the Dallas Chapter of TXCPA, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).  Karp is also a Continuing Professional Education Instructor at Surgent, past Board of Trustees Member of Temple Emanu-El in Dallas and is on the Planning and Allocations Committee for the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas.

“We are so proud of all of the hard work and dedication Jon puts into everything he does. When working with and alongside Jon, you are sure to experience a personal connection that will last a lifetime. It is only fitting that Jon has been named to the 2021 Dallas 500 list,” stated Larry Autrey, Managing Partner for Whitley Penn.

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