REDW Advisors & CPAs, one of the Southwest’s 10 largest advisory and CPA firms, also recognized among INSIDE Public Accounting’s Top 200 Accounting Firms, is pleased to announce Richard Signs, CPA, has joined the firm as a Principal in the Client Advisory & Accounting Services (CAAS) practice group. In his role, Signs—who will work from the firm’s fast-growing Phoenix office—will support businesses in responsible growth and maturation, modernize established accounting policies and procedures, and support business development firmwide.
Signs brings more than 15 years of experience to the leadership role, including more than a decade working in audit and assurance with a leading U.S. provider of audit, tax, and consulting services in Arizona and California, during which time he successfully completed the company’s Experienced Leadership Program and served as a member of the company’s Internal Control over Financial Reporting Center of Excellence program. While with the company, Signs also served as executive sponsor of the firm’s local networking group focused on raising awareness for individuals with special needs. Additionally, Signs brings experience from his roles as Controller and Director of Accounting for STINE ENTERPRISES, INC., and Director of Technical Accounting for RiceBran Technologies, Inc.
A licensed CPA in Arizona and California, Signs is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA). He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Accounting from San Diego State University, where he was a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Gamma Sigma, and graduated Cum Laude with Distinction in Accounting.
About REDW Advisors & CPAs:
Founded in 1953, REDW is celebrating 70 years of trusted expertise and growth. From our offices across the Southwest and Pacific Northwest as well as partners across the globe, our more than 300 professionals serve the audit, tax, cybersecurity, business, and financial needs of a wide range of clients, both regionally and nationally, including mid-market businesses, construction & real estate, technology, healthcare, hospitality, professional service providers, and governments, including Tribal Nations and their enterprises. REDW also offers expanded services and expertise as an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA. We take pride in attracting top talent from across the country who see our firm as a place where they can grow both personally and professionally. For more information, learn about our firm history or visit linkedin.com/company/redw.