LOS ANGELES, CA — Certified public accounting and consulting firm, KROST, appoints Aric Wong, CPA, MBT, to KROST’s Principal in Development (PID) program.

The PID program will prepare Aric for the partner role through leadership training. By participating in these workshops, Aric will expand his leadership skills, such as decision-making, communication, problem-solving, and adaptability. To further his knowledge of the role, he will also be attending partner meetings to gain insights into what is expected of him. During his time in the program, Aric will set individual goals to further his growth and work towards fulfilling these objectives over the course of the next year or two.

Aric is based in our headquarters in Pasadena and has been with the firm since 2015. Aric’s areas of expertise include tax planning and compliance for high-net-worth individuals, partnerships, and corporations. He is knowledgeable in all areas of taxation, including individual, corporate, partnership, nonprofit, trust, estate, and gift. He services clients in various industries, including but not limited to restaurant, real estate, professional services, and financial services.

“Aric is an intrinsic part of the KROST team. The extent of his knowledge and skill, as well as his dedication to his work, continues to grow each day. It has been incredible to watch Aric play such a key role in contributing to the growth and success of the company. His passion to the profession, serving on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Chapter of the California Society of CPAs, is truly inspiring and admirable.”
So Sum Lee, Principal

We look forward to Aric’s exciting new path and are fortunate to be able to witness the achievements that come.

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Established in 1939 in Pasadena, California, KROST is a full-service Certified Public Accounting and Consulting firm serving individual and business clients of various sizes and industries. With a team of experienced professionals, KROST is committed to delivering innovative solutions that drive growth and success. Smaller-scale businesses can receive resources that are otherwise not accessible to them through talented professionals who have experience working with multimillion-dollar corporations and individuals. Along with providing traditional services, such as Tax, Accounting, and Assurance & Advisory, KROST also provides special services, including Client Accounting Services (CAS), Mergers & Acquisitions, Wealth Management, Tax Specialty Services, KROST Business Intelligence (KBI), and Fund Admin Solutions.