Plante & Moran's Krater Named One of Accounting Today's "Top 100 Most Influential People"
SOUTHFIELD, MI — Plante & Moran, PLLC, one of the nation’s largest accounting and business advisory firms, is pleased to announce that Gordon Krater, CPA, the firm’s managing partner, has been named one of Accounting Today’s “Top 100 Most Influential People” of 2010. The “Top 100 Most Influential People” list is comprised of CPAs, attorneys, regulators, educators, and vendors who exemplify leadership and influence in the accounting field. The publication’s editorial staff reviewed the candidates and chose the top 100.
In its September issue, Accounting Today cites the guidance Krater provides Plante & Moran in its successful use of webinars, blogs, and other social media as tools for both client retention and lead generation.
Krater joined Plante & Moran in 1980 after graduating from the University of Michigan. In those 30 years he’s served in a variety of positions and was named managing partner in 2009. Krater leads Plante & Moran in the continued development of capabilities and processes that anticipate and satisfy client needs. He also fosters the firm’s great work environment which attracts talented people to the firm which translates into enhanced client service.
About Plante & Moran
Plante & Moran is among the nation’s largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, providing clients with tax, audit, risk management, financial, technology, business consulting, and wealth management services. Plante & Moran has a staff of more than 1,600 professionals in 21 offices throughout Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Monterrey, Mexico, Mumbai, India, and Shanghai, China. Plante & Moran has been recognized by a number of organizations, including FORTUNE magazine, as one of the country’s best places to work.