Rivero, Gordimer & Company (RGCO), CPAs and Advisors, is pleased to announce that shareholder Sam A. Lazzara has been named Nonprofit CPA’s Member of the Year by The Rainmaker Companies, an organization dedicated to supporting the growth of hundreds of accounting firms in the United States. Lazzara was the recipient of this award because of his constant source of value to other members, engagement in group activities, and contributions to the success of the alliance through thought leadership, collaboration, and the sharing of resources and best practices.
The award was presented to Lazzara on June 19 at the 2019 Rainmaker SuperConference, an annual conference that delivers education and networking for the leadership of Rainmaker’s accounting firm clients. “I am very honored to receive this award on behalf of our entire firm,” said Lazzara. “Our membership has given us the opportunity to collaborate with other nonprofit CPAs throughout the country and share best practices to better serve our clients.”
Lazzara has practiced public accounting in the Tampa Bay area since 1986 and serves as the shareholder in charge of many of the firm’s nonprofit and governmental clients.
Herman Lazzara, CPA and Rivero, Gordimer & Company’s Managing Partner says, “All of us at RGCO would like to congratulate Sam on this recognition. He is a true leader in our firm, heading up our nonprofit/governmental industry group and our staff development and retention committee. During his 30-year tenure with us, our nonprofit/governmental practice has grown significantly. In addition, he founded RGCO’s annual Nonprofit Appreciation Day, where more than 100 local nonprofit organizations are invited to attend a day of continuing education and interaction at no charge. We are proud to have him as a leader and shareholder in our firm.”
About Rivero, Gordimer & Company
Since 1983, Rivero, Gordimer & Company has been committed to long-term relationships and innovative yet practical solutions that contribute to our clients’ success. We have been listed on the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s 2019 Accounting Firms list as #16 and have the added distinction of being the largest locally based Tampa firm on the list. In 2018, we were named 2018 Small Business of the Year (21-50 employees) by the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce. Our team strives every day to make a positive impact on clients, the organizations we work with, and the entire Tampa Bay community. From bookkeeping solutions to advising on major financial decisions, look to us as your full-service partners providing the information you need, when you need it. Learn more at www.rgcocpa.com.
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