Atlanta, GA (May 15, 2020) – Hancock Askew & Co., LLP, a full-service audit, tax, accounting and advisory firm is proud to announce that John W. McElderry has been admitted as a Partner in the firm. John joined the firm as a Principal in January 2019 through the merger of McElderry & Associates.
John has contributed greatly to the growth of the firm and has provided excellent leadership in client engagements. As the firm continues to grow, the addition of Partners strengthens the foundation of the firm and allows us to continue providing our clients with exceptional service and executive involvement in every engagement.
Michael McCarthy, Firm Managing Partner, said “This promotion recognizes John’s outstanding accomplishments and his commitment to our firm and core values. We look forward to many years of continued leadership together for our clients, community and our employees.”
John W. McElderry, Partner, said “I am honored to become a Partner at Hancock Askew and to work alongside the Partner group to lead the firm into many years of future success and growth.”
About John W. McElderry, CPA, CGMA
John, now a Partner at Hancock Askew, has over 25 years of professional experience, including tax compliance and planning, mergers and acquisitions, disposal and sell side assistance, initial public offerings, financial statement audits and SEC filings. John advises high net worth individuals, as well as small businesses and their owners on financial and tax matters. He assists small businesses and their owners with financial analysis and guidance on profitability and regulatory compliance as well as performing compilation, review and audit engagements for them. John is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Georgia. He is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
About Hancock Askew & Co.
Hancock Askew is a professional services firm tracing its origins back to 1910. The firm provides services that include audit, tax, accounting, internal audit, IT risk assurance and advisory, SOC examinations, transaction advisory, business valuations, and other critical business consulting services. With offices in Atlanta, Augusta, and Savannah, Georgia and Tampa and Miami, Florida, our staff of over 150 professionals provides support to an array of clients ranging from emerging businesses to large corporations, nonprofit organizations to publicly traded companies. Hancock Askew is an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA. For more information about Hancock Askew, visit www.hancockaskew.com.