Gettry Marcus News

Steven Marcus Joins Sunrise Board of Directors

October 29, 2015

Steven L. Marcus, Managing Partner of Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C., has been named to the Board of Directors of the Sunrise Association. The mission of the Sunrise Association is to bring back the joys of childhood to children with cancer and their siblings world-wide, through the creation of Sunrise Day Camps, Year-Round Programs and In-Hospital Recreational Activities, all offered free of charge. In addition, Marcus, a resident of Melville, has been named Corporate Chair of the SunriseWALK 2016 which will be held on Sunday, June 5 at the Sunrise Day Camp at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Wheatley Heights. “I […]

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2015 IPA Best of the Best Firm

October 16, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C. is proud to announce that it has been named to INSIDE Public Accounting’s Best of the Best Firms to Watch list for 2015. “For Gettry Marcus to be recognized by IPA, as a member of the Best of the Best Firms to Watch, is tremendous,” said Steve Marcus, Managing Partner. “Our goals going forward continue to be that of a firm that raises the bar, is innovative and collaborative, and is a best ‘CareerPlace’ for our employees. INSIDE Public Accounting’s (IPA’s) annual Best of the Best recognition honors 50 CPA firms across the country for their […]

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Steven Marcus Named a 2015 MP Elite

October 12, 2015

Steven L. Marcus, CPA, Managing Partner of Gettry Marcus CPA, has been named to Accounting Today’s 2015 MP Elite list. This prestigious list recognizes 8 of the country’s top accounting firm leaders, highlighting the skills and strategies it takes to lead an organization to success in the 21st century. According to Accounting Today, “Marcus still goes by the MP title, but thinks of himself more as a CEO, having made the conscious decision to focus more on growing the firm strategically than being a working partner.” “It is truly an honor to be recognized as an industry leader.” said Marcus. […]

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Kertzner Joins Board of LI Children’s Choir

September 16, 2015

Stuart Kertzner, CPA/ABV, CVA, Partner-in-Charge of firm’s Health Care Group, has joined the board of the Long Island Children’s Choir (LICC), Long Island’s Choir for a Cause. A graduate of Pace University, Kertzner is a member of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he is a past member of the Cooperation with Bankers & Other Credit Grantors Committee; Advancement for Commerce, Industry and Technology and the Turnaround Management Association. Kertzer has been a resident of Dix Hills, […]

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Gettry Marcus Hosts “Sips for Sunrise”

June 17, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C., hosted “Sips for Sunrise,” a wine tasting fundraising event, on behalf of the Sunrise Association. The event was held at the firm’s Woodbury headquarters on Thursday evening, June 11, 2015. The event attracted over 300 business leaders from Long Island and New York City. Wine from various North Fork vineyards was donated for the event by Brian Heltzer, CEO of Patchogue-based, Serenity Limousines. Ten companies sponsored wine-tasting tables, where they served attendees and provided information on the wine samplings. Food Sponsors included local restaurants who offered attendees samplings of their signature dishes. Gettry Marcus has chosen […]

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Howard Fine Awarded Distinguished Service Award

May 11, 2015

Howard Fine has been honored by the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) – Nassau County Chapter, as he was awarded the ‘Distinguished Service Award,’ by his peers at the 62nd Annual Installation Dinner on May 7th, at the Crest Hollow Country Club. The NYSSCPA Distinguished Service Award is bestowed on an individual who has distinguished themselves as a society leader and has given outstanding service to the society through dedicated service, publication, public service and other activities. As an involved member of the NYSSCPA, Mr. Fine was elected in 2007 to the Executive Board of the […]

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Wine Tasting Fundraiser in Support of Sunrise Association

April 20, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C., announced, that as part of its firm wide Corporate Responsibility Initiative, they will be holding a fundraising event on behalf of the Sunrise Association. The Sunrise Association’s mission is to bring back the joys of childhood to children with cancer and their siblings world-wide through the creation of Sunrise Day Camps, In-Hospital Recreational Activities and other year round programs, all offered free of charge. On June 14, 2015, the firm team, Gettry Marcus SunRisers, will be participating in the 10th Annual SunriseWALKS at their Wheatley Heights campgrounds. Steven L. Marcus, Managing Partner, announced to the firm […]

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Robert Bjelke Promoted to Partner

January 21, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C. is pleased to announce that Robert Bjelke has been promoted to Partner. Steven L. Marcus, Managing Partner, made the announcement during an all-day staff meeting on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Robert Bjelke, CPA, a resident of Dix Hills, New York, joined Gettry Marcus in 2011 as a Senior Manager in the firm’s Accounting and Audit Group. Robert has over 25 years of experience as a specialist in accounting and audit engagements. He has advised numerous clients in industries such as healthcare, construction, manufacturing, wholesale distribution, real estate, financial services and not-for-profit. Robert also performs audits of […]

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Robert Bjelke Featured In LIBN’s Who’s Who

January 12, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C., released a statement congratulating Robert Bjelke, a senior manager in the firm’s accounting and audit group, who was recently featured in the Who’s Who in Accounting Audits special section of Long Island Business News (LIBN). Bjelke, a seasoned professional with more than two decades of experience in the public and private accounting industries, was featured in the 12/12/14 edition of LIBN. Bjelke specializes in providing “audit and consulting services for privately held companies in a wide range of industries.” Gettry Marcus is “known for having one of the most credentialed business valuation and litigation groups in […]

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Gettry Marcus Expands with 4 New Professionals

January 7, 2015

Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C. announced further implementation of its expansion plans with the addition of four new accountants at their Woodbury, New York headquarters. William McGinley, CPA, a resident of Merrick, New York, is a Senior Manager in the Accounting and Audit Group. He has experience assisting clients with business restructures and taking advantage of tax depreciation laws resulting in significant tax savings. Prior to joining the firm, McGinley was a Senior Manager at Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP, where he was employed for over 10 years. McGinley is a graduate of Hofstra University. Maggie Wong, CPA, a resident of […]

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