Jason Hamilton has been named Co -Managing Partner at Gallagher Flynn & Company, succeeding Mike Keller, who has served as Co-Managing Partner for 15 years. The succession took effect in January 2019. Hamilton has been in public accounting for 18 years, starting his career with Ernst & Young before moving back to Vermont and joining Gallagher, Flynn in 2003. He has been a partner at the Firm since 2009, a member of the Firm’s Executive Committee since 2017 and has served in various other leadership positions within the Firm, including Audit Department Leader and Partner-in-charge of Marketing and Business Development.
Keller will remain in a leadership position on GFC’s Executive Committee; as well, he will continue to provide client service and technical depth to the Firm’s clients, and be an ambassador for the Firm in the business community.
KELLER QUOTE: “Leading Gallagher Flynn has been a pleasure. It is nice to know that we can continue to refine our vision as we pass our leadership torch. It is clearly the sign of a healthy firm to be able to move forward in such capable hands. I look forward to continuing to support our core values as we prepare for the future.”
HAMILTON QUOTE “It is with great pride and excitement that I accept this new role with Gallagher, Flynn. Our firm has been fortunate to have tremendous leadership over the years, and I look forward to joining Co-Managing Partner, Phil Lapp in shaping our vision of passionate client service and growth. I want to thank Mike for all he has done as Co-Managing Partner, and I look forward to his continued leadership at GFC.”
About Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP
As one of the largest independent CPA and business advisory firms in Northern New England, Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP, (“GFC”) prides itself in offering trusted industry expertise rendered with a highly personal touch from our offices in South Burlington, Vermont and Lebanon, New Hampshire. Our resources run deep – with over 75 full-time employees. We work with primarily privately held companies with varied ownership structures, private equity groups and non-profit organizations, ranging in size from start-ups to organizations with revenues in excess of $300 million.
Our firm is comprised of highly qualified individuals, selected for their superior technical skills and commitment to client service, who specialize in the following areas: audit and accounting, tax, management advisory services, as well as specialized niche practices including human resources (compensation consulting, executive and professional recruiting, and general consulting), business valuation and litigation support, and investment advisory services. GFC offers a strong regional profile and a national/international reach. As a member of RSM Alliance, a premier affiliation of 75 independent accounting and consulting firms, GFC has access to the resources of RSM US LLP, with more than 37,500 people in over 110 countries and 80 offices nationwide.