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Joseph A. Kask, CPA

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Email

jkask@blumshapiro.com

Phone

Direct Dial: (860) 570-6372
Fax: (860) 726-7572

Areas of Expertise

Municipalities, Government, Accounting & Auditing

About

General Experience Highlights

As Chief Executive Officer, Joe leads the strategic and operational activities and is responsible for the overall stewardship of BlumShapiro. Joe focuses on the development and execution of the firm’s strategy including mergers and acquisitions, professional development, client experience, operational excellence and firm culture.

Joe began his career with BlumShapiro in 2007 serving in several leadership roles including Industry Leader for the Government practice, Managing Partner of BlumShapiro’s West Hartford, CT office, Partner In Charge of Marketing and Development and two terms on the firm’s Executive Committee.

Prior to joining BlumShapiro, Joe served as a partner with Scully & Wolf, LLP advising on complex accounting, auditing and public policy matters, and interacting frequently with other government agencies.

Joe is a frequent speaker on issues impacting the accounting profession and topics affecting New England business and the economic landscape.

Joe was elected Chief Executive officer in 2016.

Professional Education

  • University of Connecticut ─ Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Professional Organizations and Activities

 

Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs - Blum Shapiro is one of the premier public accounting firms in the northeast and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve businesses, individuals and organizations in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) ,Quincy (MA) and Newton (MA) with audit, tax and business consulting services. Our firm has developed practice areas in automotive, construction, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms. New Haven CT, Fairfield CT, Norwalk CT, Waterbury CT.