Sobel & Co. Announces New Member of the Firm

Kenneth M. Gibbons, CPA, CGMA, MST

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On January 23, 2017, Kenneth M. Gibbons, CPA, CGMA, MST joined Sobel & Co. as a member of the Firm.  Ken will have a strong role in the tax practice area, leveraging the expertise he has gained over more than 20 years in the profession of accounting, tax and advisory services from his tenure at firms such as Arthur Andersen LLP and Deloitte.  In addition, Ken managed his own practice.

Ken has also earned a Master in Taxation degree from Seton Hall. “I am pleased to add value at Sobel & Co., applying my experiences in a variety of industries that the firm serves, including retail, medical, manufacturing, supermarkets, construction and service sectors while drawing on my years of working with family-owned and entrepreneurial businesses.”

Ken will start the year by hitting the ground running. The expectations are high for him and his ability to make a positive impact on the firm.  “I am looking forward to the depth and experience that Ken will bring as well as his ability to handle client relationships,” noted Alan Sobel, Managing Member of the Firm, “His skills and positive attitude make him a great fit for our culture.”

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Ken will join a robust tax practice led by Ken Bagner with the strong support of Ken Hydock, both members of the firm with a highly-regarded depth of experience in this essential area of any certified public accounting firm.   

About Sobel & Co.

Sobel & Co., originally established in Newark, New Jersey, has been successfully serving middle market, entrepreneurial and family owned businesses since its inception in 1956. Today the firm operates from a single office in Livingston, NJ with over 110 professionals throughout the firm working in a client centric and nurturing culture that supports its reputation for delivering services and solutions across a range of industries. The firm was built on core values that speak to the staff’s commitment to each other, to clients and to the community. Under the guidance of Alan Sobel, the firm has continued to grow and flourish, enjoying its status as a leading regional firm in the community.     


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