Skoda Minotti is proud to announce Colin Smith has passed the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) exam. The ABV credential is granted exclusively to CPAs who demonstrate considerable expertise in business valuation through their knowledge, skills, and experience.

"This is a tremendous professional accomplishment by Colin," said Robert Ranallo, CPA, ABV, JD, CVA, CFF, head of Skoda Minott's Valuation & Litigation Advisory Services group. "His commitment will enhance the quality and depth of valuation services currently provided by the firm to our clients."

"We are excited to continue expanding our Valuation & Litigation Advisory Services team," added partner Sean Saari, CPA/ABV, CVA, MBA.  "Colin earning the ABV credential adds an even greater depth of resources to our group."

The ABV credential was established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and is the only valuation credential maintained by the AICPA.

To learn more about Skoda Minotti Valuation Services, visit or call 888-201-4484.

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