28th July 2022
Dan Geltrude, CPA, Founder and Managing Partner of Geltrude & Company, Ranked Number 5 by NJBIZ in “Accounting Power 50”.
MGI Worldwide and MGI North America are thrilled to announce that New Jersey member Dan Geltrude, CPA, Founder and Managing Partner of Geltrude & Company, has been named in NJBIZ’s inaugural “2022 Accounting Power 50” list, ranked at Number 5. A well-respected CPA, advisor, and industry leader, Dan is one of the most influential professions in public accounting. This honour is well-deserved, and Dan has dedicated his career to enhancing the state of public accounting for not only today’s CPAs, but for many future generations of accounting leaders.
As background, each year NJBIZ, New Jersey's leading business journal providing 24/7 business news coverage, celebrates the very best in the accounting profession. This list is comprised of the most influential people in the profession and the leaders who NJ businesses count on for guidance during good and challenging economic times.
Dan Geltrude, Founder and Managing Partner of Geltrude & Company, based in Nutley, New Jersey, USA, says:
"I am truly honoured by this recognition, but it would have never happened if not for the partners and staff of Geltrude & Company. I am grateful to have such a great team of dedicated professionals to work with every day."
America’s Accountant and One of the Most Influential Professionals in Public Accounting
Known as ‘America’s Accountant,’ Dan Geltrude is a well-respected CPA, a trusted advisor, and a Renaissance Man. In 2099, Dan was appointed to the NJ State Board of Accountancy by New Jersey’s Governor. He is also an adjunct accounting professor at Montclair State University in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, and the author of the best-selling book “Positive Financial Karma.”
New Jersey born and raised, Dan was also honoured by his hometown of Nutley, New Jersey by being inducted into the Nutley Hall of Fame in 2019. Dan is the co-founder of the Mike Geltrude Foundation for Melanoma Education and Research and Clara Maass Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, appointed Dan to its Board of Trustees.
Dan is well-known nationally, thanks to daily appearances on major media outlets, such as Fox News. Dan is repeatedly called upon with little advanced notice to comment on issues as disparate as year-end tax tips and the economic fallout of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Despite his many media appearances, Dan remains laser focused on his primary commitment to his beloved Firm and his valued clients. Since 1995, Dan and his partners and staff have served a wide range of clients, which include privately held companies, and real estate industry professionals where they work with top developers. Geltrude also focuses on servicing the complex and sophisticated needs of high-net-worth individuals and families, as well as the firms that advise them.
Meet MGI Worldwide's Dan Geltrude
Keen to Exchange Information and Experiences, and Collaborate with Fellow Members
Dan recently attended the MGI North America Region Conference in May in Austin, Texas, and in October 2022, members around the world will have another opportunity to meet and connect with him at MGI Worldwide’s Global AGM in Vancouver. Dan also welcomes introductions in advance of our AGM, and if you would like to connect with Dan prior to October, please reach out to him via email, or see the firm's MGI Worldwide firm profile page.
To learn more about Geltrude & Company, please visit the Firm’s website.
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