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Houston, TX – (June 23, 2016) – Whitley Penn, one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting and consulting firms, is pleased to announce that Lupe Garcia, Houston Audit Senior Manager, has received the Significant Contribution by a Member in Public Practice Award from the Houston CPA Society.
“I am honored to receive this award and look forward to further serving the Houston CPA Society,” stated Garcia.
Felix J. Lozano III, CPA & CFE, and partner in charge of the Audit Practice at Whitley Penn stated, “Lupe’s enthusiasm, business experience and passion for the Accounting profession does not go unnoticed. We are so proud that he has received this award.”
Garcia served the Houston CPA Society this year as Treasurer-elect, Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee and Coordinating Officer for both the CPAs Helping Schools and Young Professionals Committees.
About the Houston CPA Society
The Houston CPA Society, a Society of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, was organized in 1928 for the purpose of networking and social interaction. In the 1940s the Society began offering continuing education for its members. Since then the organization has become a permanent source of continuing education as well as a professional network for CPAs, not only in Houston, but throughout Texas. Over 31,000 hours of committee-sponsored continuing education was provided to Society members this past year.
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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 of 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.