Rod Burkert, CPA, ABV, CVA is the founder of Burkert Valuation Advisors, LLC. He’s reinvented his practice three times after going solo in July 2000. Today, Rod has built a mobile consulting firm by leveraging his professional network and using social media. Since March 2010, he’s worked a “traditional practice” while traveling full time throughout the United States and Canada in an RV with his wife and their two dogs. When it comes to building a practice (and redesigning a life), Rod walks the walk in this webinar.
Richard Gray has specialized in the fields of business valuation and litigation support services full time for over twenty years.. After a number of years in the health care industry, Mr. Gray entered public accounting, earned his Certified Public Accountant license in 1988 and began his career as an auditor and consultant with Deloitte & Touche. He is currently licensed as a CPA in both Florida and Maryland. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants® (AICPA®), the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts™ (NACVA®), and the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). He is also a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, where he is an instructor in their state-wide Ethics program.
He is the Senior Director of Business Valuation and Litigation Support Services for Gorfine, Schiller & Gardyn, P.A., a 95 member Baltimore area CPA and business consulting firm. Mr. Rudich was named a “Business Valuation and Financial Forensic Master”, as part of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analyst’s Industry Titans awards at their June 2016 Conference. He was selected into the Founders Circle of the of the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors in January 2013, elected to the Advisory Board in 2004, and received the 2008 Chair of the Year award in January 2009. He was admitted to the Westlaw Round Table Group, Washington, DC expert network as a Round Table Scholar in January 2009 and recognized by SmartCEO as one of the Top CPAs in the Baltimore/Washington, DC area in their September 2008 issue.
Rod is a Business Valuation Expert and a Practice Development Coach. He is the founder of Burkert Valuation Advisors, where he has been practicing solo since July 2000. His traditional practice assists individuals, businesses, and attorneys determine or resolve questions of value. He also coaches overwhelmed BVFLS professionals to find more "margin" in their practices and their lives so that they can create the experiences that matter most to them. And by leveraging social media and his professional network, Rod has built a mobile consulting practice that allows him to travel full-time throughout the United States and Canada in an RV with his wife and their two dogs. He was named a “Pioneer of the Profession,” as part of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts’ Industry Titans awards at their June 2016 Annual Conference.