Frank Longobardi: CohnReznick’s Battle for Top Talent

Frank Longobardi 2016

Newly named CEO launches bevy of programs to nurture skills at all levels.

By CPA Trendlines Staff

For Frank Longobardi, chief executive officer of CohnReznick, staffing is the biggest problem facing his and other CPA firms across the country.

imgres“The market is very competitive both in finding talent as well as in bringing in new clients,” he says. “Many firms face a lack of talent at the senior level and competition is also coming from private companies who look to hire managers and senior managers from public accounting firms.”