John Byrne, CPA, ABV
John is a CPA with over 30 years of experience, providing business valuation services required for M&A transactions, income tax compliance, buy-sell agreements, domestic relations, and shareholder disputes. He has participated in numerous due diligence and transaction advisory services providing expertise in evaluating risks and determining quality of earnings of potential acquisitions. John has also planned, supervised, and performed audits for both SEC and privately owned clients operating in various industries including information technology, manufacturing and distribution, construction contractors, lodging and hospitality, multi-family housing, and professional service firms.
John is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA), along with the Business Brokers of Florida (BBF). John earned the Accredited in Business Valuation designation (ABV) awarded by the AICPA in 1998. He is a volunteer with the Financial Literacy Project sponsored by the AICPA, and has served as a seminar leader for various state and local bar associations’ continuing legal education programs, lecturing on various business appraisal topics and exit planning strategies.
John received a bachelor degree from Ohio University, and a master degree in Accounting and Financial Information Systems from Cleveland State University.