Ron Wainwright Joins Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, L.L.P. as Tax Partner

Former Georgetown Adjunct Professor Has More Than 25 Years of Tax Experience

Raleigh, NC, April 20, 2011 --( Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, L.L.P. (CB&H) (, one of the largest regional public accounting and consulting firms headquartered in the Southeast, has announced the addition of Ron Wainwright as a partner with the firm in its N.C. practice. Wainwright has more than 25 years of experience in the area of taxation. A Certified Public Accountant, he serves a diverse client base, including multinational, public, and closely held companies. These clients include a number of industries, such as manufacturing, distribution, technology and life sciences, real estate and construction and private equity. Wainwright guides clients through a number of taxation issues including international and domestic tax, provisions, FIN 48, tax controversy and complex transactional matters.

Wainwright earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Auburn University and his Master of Taxation from Georgetown University, graduating with highest honors. He served as an adjunct professor at Georgetown and a member of the Advanced Business Advisor Program with University of Chicago GSB. Wainwright is a Steering Committee Tax Member with the National Association of Manufacturers and was named to the “Who’s Who in American Business Leaders” in 2006, 2008 and 2010.

“Ron’s taxation expertise allows Cherry, Bekaert & Holland to better serve our clients and to build new client relationships,” said Paul Fedorkowicz, partner-in-charge. “His experience across multiple industries makes him a true asset.”

About Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, L.L.P.:
For more than 60 years, Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, L.L.P. (CB&H) has provided high-quality financial and management services to a diverse and successful client base. As an innovative and highly professional certified public accounting (CPA) and consulting firm, CB&H serves as a valued advisor to more than 25,000 clients by providing guidance on important operational and individual matters. Ranked among the top 30 accounting firms in the nation, CB&H is uniquely positioned to impart quality, cost-effective and practical advice to clients that include multinational corporations, private businesses, nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, emerging or startup firms and successful individuals. As one of the largest regional CPA firms headquartered in the Southeast, CB&H’s resource network stretches across six states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, and nationally and internationally through an alliance with Baker Tilly International Limited, an association of independent accounting and consulting firms. For more information, visit

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