Sarasota, FL - Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, is pleased to announce that Brandon Powers has joined the firm as a Manager in the tax segment.  Brandon received his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky and his Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Cincinnati.  He is an Ohio CPA. 

"Brandon comes to our Firm with an extensive background in taxation.  With his knowledge, education and experience, he brings added value to our tax segment and clients.  We are happy to have Brandon on board," said Rob Lane, Managing Shareholder.

About Kerkering, Barberio & Co.

Kerkering, Barberio & Co. is one of the largest independent certified public accounting firms in Southwest Florida and offers a wide range of services to businesses, organizations, and individuals.  The firm has been serving clients since 1972.  Kerkering, Barberio & Co. has three locations:  1990 Main Street, Suite 801, Sarasota, FL; 6320 Venture Drive, Suite 203, Lakewood Ranch, FL; and 4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 600, Tampa, FL. For more information, visit or