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1906, 2018

alliantgroup and CEO Dhaval Jadav Host Technology, Legislative & Policy Summit at Headquarters in Houston

By |June 19th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

HOUSTON, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Over 100 professionals, including former state officials and congressional members, executive officers, U.S. business leaders, CPA partners and business advisors from across the nation gathered for alliantgroup’s Technology, Legislative & Policy Summit—an exclusive event created for the benefit of the firm’s clients and CPA and industry partners.

During the two-day conference, attendees were treated to a series of panels highlighting some of the most critical issues facing U.S. business leaders and policymakers. The topics covered included strategies on how to attract and retain talent in the face of a growing technical labor shortage, the rising importance of cybersecurity for public and private institutions, and an overview of anticipated legislative and policy changes and their expected impact on U.S. businesses.

On the first day of the event, former CEO of Deloitte Italy and former Vice Chairman of […]

1406, 2018

alliantgroup and CEO Dhaval Jadav Announce STEM Scholarship Award Winners at Latest Technology, Legislative & Policy Summit

By |June 14th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the winners of the firm’s 2018 STEM scholarship program. The program, which is run though the firm’s charitable initiative, the Blue Heart Fund, awarded six $10,000 scholarships to the sons and daughters of alliantgroup’s clients and CPA and industry alliance partners.

This year’s scholarship award winners are Alexis Boron, Oakland University (Michigan); Alexander Fritton, Purdue University; Schuyler Broadway, North Carolina State University; Adam Langlois, Louisiana State University; Nick Lenyo, Ohio State University; and James Nagengast, the University of California-Riverside. The winners were honored during alliantgroup’s latest Technology, Legislative & Policy Summit, with each recipient in attendance presented a $10,000 check from alliantgroup CEO Dhaval Jadav.

“It gives me great pride to congratulate this year’s scholarship award winners,” said […]

706, 2018

alliantgroup Wins NSCA’s Business Accelerator of the Year Award

By |June 7th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce that it has won the National Systems Contractors Association’s Business Accelerator of the Year Award. The award is given annually to one of the association’s partners in recognition of the value and quality of service provided to NSCA members.

For their work in helping NSCA members claim over $50 million in federal and state tax incentives, and for doing so while offering the best in customer service, alliantgroup was named this year’s award winner.

“Our association represents one of the most innovative sectors around. It is our goal to ensure our members are working with top-flight organizations and that they are given access to every competitive advantage to grow their companies,” said Chuck Wilson, Executive Director of NSCA. “alliantgroup is the absolute leader in their field, with services that provide our members with the capital needed to […]

606, 2018

alliantgroup Named Healthiest Employer by the Houston Business Journal

By |June 6th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce that it has been named the Healthiest Employer in Houston in the midsized companies category by the Houston Business Journal. The award recognizes the firm’s ongoing investment in employee health and wellness and highlights the steps the company has taken to create a healthy work environment.

“Investing in our employees has always been our firm’s number one priority and that entails making sure our people are healthy in both body and mind. Our company will always remain committed to the well-being of our professionals,” said alliantgroup CEO Dhaval Jadav. “It is an absolute honor to be recognized for our firm’s all-out commitment to corporate wellness.”

The rankings and scores for the HBJ’s Healthiest Employers were established by Healthiest Employers LLC and take into account a […]

3005, 2018

alliantgroup and Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge Host Cybersecurity and Technology Forum

By |May 30th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

WASHINGTON, May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and alliantgroup Chairman of Cybersecurity and Technology Tom Ridge, as well as former government officials, executive officers, U.S. business leaders, CPA partners and business advisors from across the country, gathered for alliantgroup’s Cybersecurity and Technology Forum in Washington, D.C.—an exclusive event created for the benefit of the firm’s clients and CPA and industry partners.

During the forum, Ridge was joined by former U.S. Congressman and alliantgroup Senior Vice President Rick Lazio as well as other policy experts for an open town hall style session on the growing number of cyber threats facing both the public and private sectors. Highlighting high profile events such as Russian hacking during the 2016 elections to cybersecurity breaches at Under Armour and Equifax to the recent ransomware attack on the city of […]

2205, 2018

alliantgroup and CEO Dhaval Jadav Sponsor National Robotics League National Championship and Innovation Award

By |May 22nd, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce its sponsorship of the National Robotics League (NRL) national competition and of the NRL Innovation Award for the upcoming school year. The firm’s sponsorship of both the competition and the new award program is the latest in a long line of ongoing initiatives related to promoting primary and secondary STEM education.

Statistics show that the U.S. is currently suffering from a major shortage of technical, STEM-based talent entering the workforce. If this trend continues, it will have dire consequences for the U.S., affecting everything from worker productivity and wages to American competitiveness and economic growth. As such, alliantgroup has made the promotion of STEM education the primary focus of its corporate philanthropy initiatives, with the firm sponsoring various endeavors designed to spark interest in STEM at an earlier age and to encourage students to pursue secondary STEM degrees and […]

1705, 2018

CEO Dhaval Jadav Welcomes John Higginbotham to alliantgroup’s Strategic Advisory Board

By |May 17th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of John Higginbotham, Chairman and CEO of Blue Ridge Networks, to the firm’s Strategic Advisory Board. Higginbotham brings over 30 years of experience as an executive for multiple technology companies and remains well-versed in the latest technology and cybersecurity trends.

In his new consultative role with the firm, Higginbotham will leverage his deep knowledge of cyber-based threats and vulnerabilities for the benefit of small and large businesses as well as offer his insight on how companies can best ensure their confidential data remains secure. Additionally, Higginbotham will provide strategic guidance to the firm as it expands its outreach to the cybersecurity and technology industries on the various tax credits and incentives available for their benefit. Along with the recent addition of former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Tom Ridge as alliantgroup’s Chairman of […]

2604, 2018

alliantgroup’s Bob Riley Addresses Students and Future Leaders at the University of Alabama

By |April 26th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup Director and Former Alabama Governor Bob Riley addressed students at the University of Alabama’s Ferguson Center yesterday on the topic of leadership and civic engagement. During his keynote address given to over 250 people, Riley (a University of Alabama alum) discussed his time at the university and how his personal experiences there ultimately shaped his career as a leader in public life.

During his address, Riley emphasized the hard lessons that he learned regarding the importance of leadership while attending the university and encouraged those in attendance to pursue their passions and be leaders as they begin their respective careers. Whether it be running a business or a life devoted to public service, Riley encouraged those in attendance to always lead and to choose careers that will make a real difference in improving the world around them and in supporting […]

2404, 2018

CEO Dhaval Jadav Welcomes Frank Tirelli to alliantgroup as Vice Chairman of Professional Services

By |April 24th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup is proud to announce the addition of Frank Tirelli to its Strategic Advisory Board as Vice Chairman of Professional Services.

Tirelli is the former Chairman and CEO of Deloitte Italy and former Vice Chairman of Deloitte US. Tirelli brings to alliantgroup over 30 years of financial and business experience from the “Big 4” accounting firm.

In his new position as Vice Chairman, Tirelli will not only play an important role in advising alliantgroup’s executive management team on strategic and client service initiatives, but he will also be an invaluable resource to alliantgroup’s CPA and industry partners – advising them on issues such as talent acquisition, talent development and retention, leadership, succession planning and revenue growth strategies.

“It gives me great pride to be joining such a prestigious and innovative organization,” said […]

1904, 2018

CEO Dhaval Jadav Welcomes James Mendelssohn to alliantgroup and ForrestBrown’s Strategic Advisory Board

By |April 19th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

HOUSTON, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — alliantgroup and ForrestBrown (alliantgroup’s recently acquired U.K. office) are proud to announce the addition of James Mendelssohn, former Chair and CEO of the MSI Global Alliance, to the firm’s strategic advisory board. A longtime executive for a worldwide association of law and accounting firms, Mendelssohn brings to the board multiple decades of experience in international business management and consulting. In his new role with alliantgroup and ForrestBrown, Mendelssohn will be advising both organizations on how to expand their presence within the U.K. Specifically, Mendelssohn will offer his counsel on long-term strategic growth initiatives as well as on how to foster new business partnerships.

“It is an absolute honour to be joining this distinguished board of professionals,” said Mendelssohn. “During my tenure with MSI Global, alliantgroup was a key partner for our association. I have always held their firm in high regard and I have […]

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