Charlotte, N.C., June 1, 2018 – Dixon Hughes Goodman, a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, is pleased to announce Thomas England, CPA, CISA and Jon Gee, CPA have been admitted as partners, effective June 1, 2018. Both professionals serve clients in the firm’s DHG Dealerships industry practice.
“Thomas and Jon are both highly skilled professionals providing excellent service to our clients, and their admission as partners reflects our firm’s continued growth in this practice area,” said Buddy Dearman, Managing Partner of DHG Dealerships. “We are honored to have both team members step into these leadership roles where their depth of industry knowledge will be shared throughout the firm’s footprint.”
Based in the firm’s Fort Worth, TX office, Jon Gee has been with DHG since 2015. With more than 19 years of experience in public and industry accounting, Jon spends the majority of this time focusing on corporate taxation. At DHG, Jon has significant experience in taxation of automobile dealerships and primarily serves medium-to-large consolidated dealership groups. He also has extensive experience in representing dealership groups help by private equity investors. Gee recently presented at the 2018 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention & Expo on tax trends in U.S. dealerships.
Thomas England has more than 11 years of public accounting experience with DHG. Based in DHG’s Atlanta, GA office, he brings extensive industry experience in managing conglomerate dealership engagements including audits, reviews and compilations. Thomas has valuable experience providing buy/sell, due diligence, forecasting and consulting services to clients with a keen focus on private equity and family office groups. Throughout his tenure at DHG, he has worked with large privately held dealership groups, as well as single point stores providing consulting and traditional assurance services. In addition to being a CPA, he is accredited as a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
About DHG Dealerships
DHG Dealerships has a team of dedicated professionals working exclusively with dealerships across the country. We serve more than 2,500 rooftops across all 50 states, representing dealership groups of all sizes, including six of the top 10 dealership groups in the country. Providing our clients with industry thought leaders in our Assurance, Tax and Advisory Service Groups, we consult on best practices to help maximize efficiencies, increase profits and understand risk management.
About Dixon Hughes Goodman
With more than 2,000 people in 13 states, Dixon Hughes Goodman ranks among the nation’s top 20 public accounting firms. Offering comprehensive assurance, tax and advisory services, DHG focuses on major industry lines and serves clients in all 50 states as well as internationally. Visit www.dhg.com for additional information.