Marcum LLP Names Chief Marketing Officer

New York, NY, June 19, 2009 --( Marcum llp announced today that Suzanne Leslie has been named Chief Marketing Officer of Marcum, including MarcumRachlin, a division of Marcum llp. Previously, Ms. Leslie was Marketing Director of Florida-based Rachlin llp, which merged with New York-based Marcum on June 1. In addition to her CMO title, Ms. Leslie will continue as Executive Director of the Rachlin Foundation and President and Creative Director of Rachlin Design, a division of Marcum llp.

“Suzanne’s proven ability at brand development and strategic marketing initiatives will be invaluable as we move ahead with our expansion plans,” said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Managing Partner of Marcum and Chairman/CEO of the Marcum Group.

Ms. Leslie joined Rachlin in 2002, and since that time has directed all firm marketing, public relations and advertising initiatives, as well as sponsorships and special events. In 2004, she established Rachlin Design, a division of the Firm which provides advertising, marketing, Web site and online design services to clients of the Firm and outside entities.

“Suzanne has made a remarkable difference in our firm-wide marketing program, and through her charitable initiatives, has made our Firm a leader in South Florida giving. She will bring that same expertise to our newly combined firm.” said Lawrence Blum, Managing Partner of MarcumRachlin.

Prior to joining Rachlin, Ms. Leslie owned and operated a South Florida design firm for 10 years and was Vice President of one of the region’s largest financial institutions.

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