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BDO CLE Seminar "Best Practice for Working with Business Valuation Experts and Common Errors in Valuation

October 17, 2019
8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EST

Duquesne Club, Walnut Room
325 6th Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Mindy Millanti
(412) 315-2281
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Please join BDO Advisory for a complimentary breakfast seminar featuring Continuing Legal Education. 
This course will teach the best practices for working with valuation experts and teach how to identify the most common errors in business valuation.  
John-P.png John Petrancosta, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE
Director, BDO
John Petrancosta is a Director in the Pittsburgh office of BDO USA, LLP. He has more than 20 years of experience providing consulting services in business valuation, fraud and forensics, economic damages, equitable distribution, white collar crime, bankruptcy, valuation of intangible assets and impairment testing. He has managed hundreds of engagements in a variety industry sectors including healthcare, energy, manufacturing, technology, wholesale, retail and professional services, and he has broad experience within the litigation support area, having provided analyses in a multitude of cases and has testified as an expert witness before federal and state courts.
Additionally, Mr. Petrancosta has extensive experience in employee benefit plan auditing and administration, tax planning and preparation, and financial statement auditing.
Mr. Petrancosta is a Certified Public Accountant in Pennsylvania and is Accredited in Business Valuation and Certified in Financial Forensics. He also holds designations as a Certified Valuation Analyst and Certified Fraud Examiner.
Julie-H.jpg Julie Herzog, CPA/ABV, CFE
Manager, BDO
Julie D. Herzog is a Manager in the Pittsburgh Office of BDO. Prior to joining BDO, Ms. Herzog served as an Iraqi combat veteran having served in the United States Army and Pennsylvania National Guard for eight years, including a fifteen-month deployment to Iraq in 2006-2007. Ms. Herzog has managed numerous matters involving business valuation, forensic accounting, and litigation support. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and received the designation of Accredited In Business Valuation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  She has been awarded Certified Fraud Examiner designation from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.