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Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. Announces Two New Partners



Albany based accounting and advisory firm Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. (TBC) has announced the promotion of two audit managers to partners. Joining the ranks of partner are Michael D. Cesternino, CPA and Ryan McEvoy, CPA. Both partners will be directly responsible for client account management in their new roles. Cesternino joined the Firm in 2006 and McEvoy has been with TBC since 2009.

Cesternino’s main responsibilities include managing and supervising a large client base, which includes commercial entities, including automotive dealerships, wholesalers, as well as not-for-profit organizations and governmental units including colleges. Cesternino, who accepted a position with TBC following the completion of his master’s degree, is a graduate of the University at Albany with a Master of Science in Taxation, and holds his undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the State University of New York, College at Oneonta.

McEvoy joined TBC after working for a large international accounting firm, and works with clients in a wide range of commercial industries including manufacturing, distribution, construction, retail, healthcare, and technology. He is an active member of the Eastern New York Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals (FSP), an organization focused on helping individuals, families and businesses achieve financial security. A graduate of Siena College, McEvoy graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

“When it comes to exemplifying the values of hard work, integrity, and honesty, these two individuals are driven to meet the goals of our company and keep our clients’ best interests in mind at all times,” said James Drislane, Managing Partner of TBC. “I’m proud to announce that we have elevated them to the next step in their careers to keep pace with our ever growing client base and their needs for high quality accounting, tax, and advisory services.”

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