Hickey joins Gray & Gray CPA office, Canton
Friday, January 28, 2011 - 11:07 am

CANTON – Gray & Gray Certified Public Accountants, P.C., a full service accounting firm, announced it has added a new staff member and continued to grow its client base during 2010.

Partners John J. Gray, Jr. and Angela M. Gray, members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, said they are pleased to announce Kimberly C. Hickey has joined their firm as a staff accountant.

Ms. Hickey graduated with distinction from Clarkson University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Social Science and a minor in Economics. She graduated from the Clarkson School in 2004.

Immediately following college graduation, Kimberly joined The Ayco Company, L.P., a Goldman Sachs Company, obtained Series 7 and 66 certifications and was promoted to Senior Financial Planner. Prior to joining Gray & Gray, Kimberly was employed by Bonn, Dioguardi and Ray, L.L.P. Certified Public Accountants in Rochester, NY as a staff accountant. In that position she was responsible for individual, business and trust and estate tax preparation as well as various accounting and attestation services.

“Kimberly has been a natural fit into our everyday operations. Because she was familiar with what we do, she was able to hit the ground running almost from her first day on the job.” according to Gray.

A native of Potsdam, Hickey recently returned to the North Country after living in Albany and Rochester for several years.

The firm of Gray & Gray Certified Public Accountants, P.C. was established in 1977 and purchased the Canton based firm of Canfield and Menz in 2001. It provides a wide array of financial services, tax planning and preparation, compiled and reviewed financial statements, bookkeeping, payroll services and recordkeeping. They are located in Suite 101 of the Rushton Place building at One Main Street in Canton and can be reached by telephone at 315-386-2925, fax at 315-379-9859 or email at info@graycpas.com . Additionally, they can be visited on the Internet at www.graycpas.com.

The firm’s client list spans the spectrum from individuals and families to small companies and medium-sized businesses as well as not-for profit organizations. In addition to business solutions and electronic filing of tax returns, the firm also conducts staff training and software guidance for the installation, and ongoing support for QuickBooks accounting systems. The firm currently has three certified QuickBooks Pro Advisors on staff.

In short, Gray & Gray CPAs, P.C. can meet numerous and varied financial service needs for nearly any kind of business or individual.