RICHMOND, VA- Keiter is pleased to announce that Scott Zickefoose, CPA, has received the Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA) designation from the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors® (The Alliance).  The Alliance is the premiere international organization serving the educational and transactional support needs of middle market M&A professionals worldwide.  The Alliance was formed in 1998 to connect CPAs, attorneys, and other experienced corporate financial investors and advisors. It consists of more than 900 professionals who are among the most highly recognized leaders in the industry-drawing upon proven capital resources combined with a think-tank of transactional expertise to better serve the many business investment needs of middle market companies worldwide.

AM&AA members represent corporate and institutional sellers and buyers of businesses ranging broadly from $5 to $500 million in transaction value. These essential corporate financial advisory and transaction services include investment banking, accounting, finance, valuation, tax, law, and due diligence.?

The "Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor" (CM&AA) designation serves to maintain the highest recognized standards of professional excellence for middle market corporate financial advisory and transaction services, and to provide a benchmark for professional achievement within that overall body of knowledge.

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Keiter was founded in 1978 and provides a full range of financial services to businesses and their owners. Whether performing an audit examination or developing a business plan for a start-up, the Keiter team is always focused on providing fresh insights and creating new opportunities to help businesses grow. The Firm has over 130 employees in its Richmond office and is the third largest accounting firm in Richmond with 70 CPAs. Keiter has developed specialized expertise in serving the real estate, construction, manufacturing, and financial services industries, as well as nonprofit entities.  Keiter prides itself on being the largest, independent CPA firm in Richmond, Virginia. For more information on the Firm, please visit www.keitercpa.com.