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MEMBER PERSPECTIVE: Behind the Scenes at Dripping Springs Distilling

Dripping Springs is becoming what some might call a mecca for breweries, wineries and distilleries as new businesses are popping up frequently. On September 26, a group of TXCPA Austin members had the pleasure of visiting Dripping Springs Distilling for a tour and tasting. We were fortunate to have Gary Kelleher, co-founder of Dripping [...]

MEMBER PERSPECTIVE: Behind the Scenes at Dripping Springs Distilling2019-10-01T14:26:46-05:00

MEMBER PERSPECTIVE: TXCPA Austin Annual Open House

The Austin Chapter’s Annual Open House took place on September 19. It was very nice to see a lot of new and familiar faces. We made the event more interactive this year by encouraging attendees to visit each table to learn about the functions of each Chapter program. Upon each visit they got a [...]

MEMBER PERSPECTIVE: TXCPA Austin Annual Open House2019-10-01T14:14:16-05:00

The B&I Spy

This B&I Spy took a break from the usual morning routine on July 17 and headed to the TXCPA Austin office for a 1-hour CPE session on Information Security. Phishing. Vishing. Smishing. Clickjacking. These are just a few of the terms discussed by Matt Kelly, Governance, Risk and Compliance Manager with the Texas Department [...]

The B&I Spy2019-08-06T13:02:39-05:00

New CPA Swearing-in Ceremony

Austin Chapter members spent the morning of May 25 serving as ushers for the new CPA swearing-in ceremony. It's always such an honor to be a part of this event ... plus it's just a ton of fun! Many thanks to our volunteer ushers: Lara Akinboye Sundeep Bablani Nancy Foss Larry Hale Kara Hamann [...]

New CPA Swearing-in Ceremony2019-08-01T13:24:21-05:00

… and in with the new!

First I want to thank the Chapter for allowing me to serve as President and be a part of an organization that not only gives knowledge back but allows friendships to be created within the industry. I am following the footsteps of many great leaders in the CPA community. This next year the Leadership [...]

… and in with the new!2019-06-04T12:26:54-05:00

Out with the old …

I want to thank everyone for a wonderful 2018-2019 year that I got to serve as your President. My year was an exciting year for me as I got to be a part of the introduction of our new branding for TXCPA, including an exciting logo reveal to everyone. I was very pleased with [...]

Out with the old …2019-06-04T12:12:38-05:00

Student Workshop a Huge Success!

On Saturday, April 27th, TXCPA Austin held our first ever Student Resume and Interview Workshop at the chapter offices. Despite it being a Saturday (and with it already being a busy weekend for many thanks to Avengers and Game of Thrones), close to 20 CPA volunteers took time out of their morning to provide [...]

Student Workshop a Huge Success!2019-05-13T16:23:54-05:00

Annual Past Presidents’ Breakfast

Friday, May 3 brought another wonderful morning spent with TXCPA Austin Past Presidents at Mimi’s Café at their annual breakfast. Current President, Kristy Holmes-Hetzel, welcomed everyone and asked that they introduce themselves and tell something about their year as president. There are always fun stories to hear and memories to share. John Sharbaugh, Managing [...]

Annual Past Presidents’ Breakfast2019-06-04T15:17:38-05:00

New CPA Swearing-In Ceremony

Austin Chapter members spent the morning of December 1 serving as ushers for the new CPA swearing-in ceremony. It's always such an honor to be a part of this event ... plus it's just a ton of fun! If you would like to serve as an usher for the spring swearing-in (date TBA), please [...]

New CPA Swearing-In Ceremony2018-12-04T12:33:44-05:00

B&I Members Visit Celis Brewery

A group of Austin CPA Chapter Business and Industry CPAs had the pleasure of touring the Celis Brewery on Thursday, November 1st. As the story goes, in the Spring of 1992, Pierre Celis flew from Belgium to the U.S. to start a new brewery. No one suspected that he carried something very precious concealed [...]

B&I Members Visit Celis Brewery2018-11-06T12:08:49-05:00