Ashland University to Hold 'Meet the Accountant Night'

9/1/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Ashland University will host "Meet the Accountant Night" on Thursday, Sept. 8, and the event will feature a number of companies recruiting for internships and full-time employment.

The event will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Ridenour Executive Education Center of the Dauch College of Business and Economics. Business casual attire is required for the event.

"This event will allow students a chance to mingle with Ashland University alumni and also network with representatives from a variety of companies and offices, including the Ohio Auditor of State, Barnes Wendling CPA, Becker Professional Education, CBIZ, Deloitte Services LP, Ernst & Young LLP, Gorman Rupp Co., Internal Revenue Service, Maloney & Novotny LLC, Meaden & Moore LTD, Novogradac & Co. LLP, Rea & Associates, Steve Martin's MDS CPA Review and The J.M. Smucker Co.," said Dr. Kristine Parsons, associate professor of accounting.
The event, which has been held on the Ashland University campus for the past five years, is sponsored by Becker Professional Education, Institute for Management Accountants (IMA) club and the Career Services Center. Those with questions about the event can contact Karen Hagans, executive director of Career Services Center, at 419-289-5067 or go to the website:  https://www.ashland.edu/events/2011-09-08/faculty-staff/faculty/meet-accountant-night

Ashland University (www.ashland.edu<http://www.ashland.edu>) is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.