SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Peterson Sullivan is pleased to announce that Chris Russell has been selected as Managing Partner at Peterson Sullivan LLP effective immediately. This is a newly created position that reflects the changing size and complexity of the firm and its clients.
Mr. Russell has practiced public accounting for the past 28 years and will continue his highly active practice advising clients in a variety of industries, including automotive and farm implement dealerships and other closely held businesses. He has been a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and the partner in charge of operations for the past 10 years.
“This is an exciting time to be stepping into the role of managing partner. Peterson Sullivan has undergone a period of extraordinary growth since 2006 with organic growth and multiple acquisitions and combinations,” said Russell. “Thanks to the strong leadership of our Executive Committee (Ray Holmdahl, Sharlyn Turner, and Gerry Adams) and the skills of our client service and administrative staff, we are well positioned to continue to expand our local presence and bring additional resources on board to serve a vibrant market.”
About Peterson Sullivan
Peterson Sullivan LLP is a leading local public accounting and advisory firm based in Seattle. With a staff of more than 150, the firm serves publicly traded and closely held companies in the middle market, nonprofit organizations, and high net worth individuals. Peterson Sullivan is a member of Moore Stephens North America, an international association of more than 360 accounting firms with 650 offices in more than 100 countries.