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HORNE LLP certified a Great Place to Work

Ridgeland, Miss., February 22, 2017 – HORNE LLP was certified as a great workplace today by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. HORNE LLP earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its team members in anonymous surveys.  Read More.

Edwards named partner at HORNE LLP

Ridgeland, Miss., January 5, 2017 – HORNE LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business advisory firms, announced today that Josh Edwards, CPA, has been admitted as a partner within the firm. Read More.

Executive PartnerNamed to Accounting Today MP Elite List

RIDGELAND, Miss., October 11, 2016 – HORNE LLP’s Executive Partner Joey Havens has been named to Accounting Today’s 2016 Class of the Managing Partner Elite. Read More.

HORNE Cyber Not All Cybersecurity Professionals are Created Equal

MEMPHIS, Tenn., August 1, 2016 – HORNE Cyber’s Wesley McGrew challenges the status quo of penetration testing by disclosing the common weaknesses of current off-the-shelf tools that train penetration testers but leave clients exposed to major devastation. Read More.

Williams elected to HORNE LLP’s Board of Directors; Alexander re-elected

RIDGELAND, Miss., June 6, 2016 – HORNE LLP, one of the top 50 accounting and business advisory firms in the nation, announced today the election of David Williams, CPA, MPH, FHFMA, and the re-election of Robert Alexander, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA, to HORNE’s Board of Directors. Read More.

HORNE LLP elects Katherine Watts Chair of the Board of Directors

RIDGELAND, Miss., May 19, 2016 – HORNE LLP makes history with the election of Katherine G. Watts, CPA, CHC, as their first female to serve as chair of the board. Read More.

2016 HORNE Named Top 50 Firm

RIDGELAND, Miss., April 28, 2016 – Accounting Today named HORNE LLP number 46 on the 2016 Top 100 Firms list, based on 2015 net revenue. This year’s announcement is HORNE’s sixth top 50 ranking in the last seven years. Read More.

HORNE LLP admits five partners, names partners in charge

Ridgeland, Miss., January 18, 2016 – HORNE LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business advisory firms, announced today 5 admitted as partners within the firm and 4 named partners in charge. Read More.

HORNE LLP Acquires Cybersecurity Firm Halberd Group, Establishes HORNE Cyber Solutions

RIDGELAND, Miss., Jan. 12, 2016 – HORNE LLP, one of the top 50 accounting and business advisory firms in the nation, announced today the acquisition of the Halberd Group and the subsequent establishment of HORNE Cyber Solutions. Read More.

HORNE LLP becomes The Anticipatory Organization

RIDGELAND, Miss., October 20, 2015 – In a world defined by accelerating change and complexity, the ability to anticipate disruptions, problems, customer needs and new opportunities will be the most important skill any business person can possess. Read More.

Five Ways to Create a Sense of Belonging through Sponsorship

At HORNE, we launched a formal sponsorship program at our 525-person firm because we recognized first and foremost from a business case perspective, for us to be relevant in the future, we must develop a diverse leadership team. Read More.

Four Steps to Developing Professionals through Sponsorship

Promising professionals ascend through the ranks based on their knowledge and abilities, but many also benefit from the support and advocacy of other influential members of the organization—often referred to as sponsorship. Read More.

HORNE LLP Partner Anita Hamilton Expands Role to Include Wealth Advisory Services

RIDGELAND, Miss., June 29, 2015 – HORNE LLP, one of the top 50 accounting and business advisory firms in the nation, recently announced Partner Anita Hamilton CPA/PFS, CGMA, has expanded her role to include wealth advisory services through HORNE Wealth Advisors. Read More.

Five Steps to Creating the CPA Firm of the Future

Tom Hood confirms the challenges facing accounting firms today in his recent blog. Learn more about the 5 steps to becoming an accounting firm of the future.
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Events

November 13-15, 2017: Orlando, FL – Join Fraud, Forensic and Litigation Services Partner Jeff Aucoin, CPA, CFF, CFE, CIA, as he presents Real Life Fraud and Internal Controls at the 2017 AICPA Controllers Conference. Read More.

November 5, 2017: New Orleans, LA – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Katherine G. Watts, CPA, CHC, and Healthcare Senior Manager Amie T. Whittington, CPA, they present Tax Implications and Accounting for Emerging Affiliation Models at the HFMA Region 9 15th Annual Conference. Read More.

November 3, 2017: Birmingham, AL – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Katherine G. Watts, CPA, CHC, and panel as they discuss Healthcare Law at CLE Alabama. Read More.

October 26, 2017: Chicago, IL – HORNE’s executive partner Joey Havens will present beBetter: Creating a Culture of Innovation at Upstream Academy’s BestPractices 2017 Conference. Read More.

October 19, 2017: Gatlinburg, TN – Join HORNE Healthcare Manager JT Blalock as he presents Recent Accounting Standards Update at the TN HFMA Fall Institute Event.  Read More.

October 12, 2017: Biloxi, MS – Join HORNE Healthcare Partners Greg Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, Rud Blumentritt, CPA/ABV, CVA, and David A. Williams, CPA, MPH, FHFMA, and Healthcare Manager Chrissy Leggett, CPA/ABV, CVA, as they present at the MHA Executive Forum. Read More.

October 10, 2017: Charlotte, NC – Join HORNE LLP and Robinson Bradshaw for a networking breakfast and the opportunity to earn 2.5 hours of general CLE credit. Read More.

September 22, 2017: Madison, MS – Join HORNE Cyber Director of Network Security Brad Pierce and Director of Cyber Intelligence Kendall Blaylock as they present Cyber Security: Train the Trainer at Mississippi Hospital Association. Read More.

September 8-10, 2017: Ashville, NC – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Greg Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and Smith Anderson Health Care Head Julian D (Bo) Bobbitt as they co-present MACRA Success Series at the 2017 NCSA Annual Meeting.    Read More.

August 31, 2017: Baton Rouge, LA – Join HORNE Healthcare Manager Julia Jesuit, CPA, CHFP, and Novitas Solutions Senior Director Steve Holubowicz as they present S-10 Worksheet and Medicare Cost Reports: Ask the Experts at the LHA Education Series. Read More.

August 30, 2017: Atlanta, GA – HORNE’s executive partner Joey Havens will present Building a Culture of Innovation at the 2017 Southeastern Accounting Show.  Read More.

August 28-29, 2017: Shreveport, LA – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner David A. Williams, CPA, MPH, FHFMA, and Healthcare Manager JT Blalock as they present at the LA HFMA Summer Institute 2017. Read More.

July 11, 2017: Baton Rouge, LA – Join HORNE Banking Partner Aaron Samuels, Performance Trust Director Brian Battle and Silas Simmons CPA Peyton Cavin as they present the Impact of Tax Reform on a Bank's Financial Statements at the 2017 LBA CFO Conference.  Read More.

July 11, 2017: Baton Rouge, LA – Join Fraud, Forensic and Litigation Services Partner Jeff Aucoin, CPA, CFF, CFE, CIA, and Manger Jessica Cormier, CPA/CFF, CFE, as they present Procurement Fraud in All Entities at the LSU Fraud & Forensic Accounting Conference. Read More.

June 27, 2017: San Francisco, CA – Join Director of Network Security Brad Pierce and panel as they present the Let the Buyer Beware! Ransomware and Other Cybersecurity Threats Create Peril in High Stakes Health Care M&A Transactions at the AHLA Annual Meeting.   Read More.

June 20, 2017: Madison, MS – Join HORNE Healthcare Supervisor Matt Malone, CPA, as he presents Payment Model Overview – ACO, MSSP, Bundles, and How Private Payers Enter the Game at MSHFMA Population Health for Newbies. Read More.

June 15, 2017: Hattiesburg, MS – Join HORNE Healthcare Manager Lori Crocker, CPA, as she presents Cost Report Most Valuable Player: Revenue Cycle at the 2017 MSHIMA Annual Meeting.  Read More.

May 24-25, 2017: New Orleans, LA – Join us for HORNE’S Full Potential College Program to experience the HORNE culture, meet with partners and team members, and learn how to reach your full potential. Read More.

May 23 and 24, 2017: New Orleans, LA – Join HORNE Banking Partners Hans Pettit and Ashley McAdams as they present at the 2017 National ALLL Conference.  Read More.

May 18, 2017: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Join HORNE Healthcare Director Richard Romero, CVA, PAHM, CHFP, and PricewaterhouseCoopers Director Bo Martin as they lead the Health Care Fraud Workshop: Damages and Settlement at the 27th Annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud.  Read More.

April 20, 2017: Biloxi, MS – Join HORNE Healthcare Manager Chrissy Leggett, CPA/ABV, CVA, as she presents Assessing MACRA Readiness and Strategies at the MS HFMA Annual Institute. Read More.

April 12, 2017: WEBINAR – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner David A. Williams, CPA, MPH, FHFMA, and Copeland Cook Taylor & Bush Shareholder Tom Kirkland as they present Staying Alive: Today’s Financial/Organizational Models for Healthy Health Care at MHA’s 9th Annual Health Law Conference. Read More.

April 13, 2017: Tallahassee, FL – Join Fraud, Forensic and Litigation Services Partner Jeff Aucoin, CPA, CFF, CFE, CIA, as he presents Ethics for the Decisions That Aren't Dilemmas at the NASACT Emerging Leaders Conference. Read More.

April 7, 2017: Madison, MS – Join Director of Network Security Brad Pierce, as he presents the How to Improve Your Hospital’s Cybersecurity Training at the MHA Society for Healthcare Risk Management Annual Meeting.  Read More.

March 29, 2017: National Harbor, MD – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Greg Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and Ankura Senior Managing Director Timothy Smith as they co-present Lessons Learned: How Recent Enforcement Cases Provide Insight into Effective Compliance Programs for FMV and Commercial Reasonableness at the HCCA 2017 Compliance Institute. Read More.

February 10, 2017: WEBINAR – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Greg Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and Health Care Attorney Ann M. Bittinger as they present Uh Oh! I Have to Pay Attention to MACRA already? Read More.

February 1, 2017: Orlando, FL – Join HORNE Health Care Partner Greg Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and  Compliance Experts, LLC Principal Robert Trusiak as they co-present Examining the Practice Losses Theory: Is it FMV and Commercially Reasonable to Lose Money On Physicians? at the AHLA Physicians and Hospitals Law Institute.    Read More.

January 26, 2017: Memphis, TN – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner David Butler, CPA, FHFMA, as he moderates the CFO Panel - Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Payment Initiative – What should you know before you’re forced in! at the HFMA Mid-South Institute 2017. Read More.

January 25, 2017: Memphis, TN – Join HORNE Cyber Partner Mike Skinner, CPA, CISA, CITP, as he presents Security Matters—Don’t Become Tomorrow’s Headline at the HFMA Mid-South Institute 2017. Read More.

January 23, 2017: Baton Rouge, LA – Join HORNE Health Care Managers Jim Wadlington, CPA, FHFMA, and Julia Jesuit, CPA, as they present IPPS Final Rule Update at the Louisiana HFMA Winter Institute 2017. Read More.

December 13, 2016: WEBINAR – Join HORNE Banking Partner Hans Pettit and Renasant Chief Banking Systems Officer Mark Williams as they present CECL: Turn Compliance Into Opportunity.  Read More.

December 6, 2016: Las Vegas, NV – HORNE’s executive partner Joey Havens will present Creating a Culture of Innovation - Sharing Real Experiences at the Digital CPA Conference.  Read More.

November 18, 2016: Nashville, TN – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Gregory D. Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and Manager John Elliott, FACHE, LSSBB, as they present at the AICPA Health Care Industry Conference. Read More.

November 6, 2016: New Orleans, LA – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner David A. Williams, CPA, MPH, FHFMA, as he presents Certification Overview: Business of Healthcare at the HFMA Region 9 14th Annual Conference. Read More.

November 4, 2016: New Orleans, LA – Join us for the HORNE Construction Forum 2016, a half-day forum focused on predicting changes that will affect the construction industry and how you can use them to frame your future with certainty. Read More.

October 28, 2016: Baton Rouge, LA – Join HORNE Healthcare Manager Schaeffer Smith, CPA, CVA, MPH, as he presents Understanding MACRA and MIPS at the LHA’s 27th Annual Health Law Symposium.  Read More.

October 25, 2016: Philadelphia, PA – Join HORNE Healthcare Partner Gregory D. Anderson, CPA/ABV, CVA, and Ankura Senior Managing Director Timothy Smith, CPA/ABV, as they co-present Emerging Compliance Audit Issues and the Essential Need for a Well-managed Contract Database at the TractManager Industry Briefing.   Read More.

October 3, 2016: WEBCAST – HORNE’s executive partner Joey Havens will present Principles for Success in Your Accounting Career at Accountingfly’s Meet the Firms Week.  Read More.