HORSHAM, PA, December 9, 2013—Kreischer Miller, a leading independent accounting, tax, and business advisory firm serving the Greater Philadelphia area since 1975, today announced that Michael A. Coakley, CPA, a Director in the firm’s Audit & Accounting practice and leader of its Manufacturing Industry Group, has been appointed President of the CPA Manufacturing Services Association.

The CPA Manufacturing Services Association (MSA) is a nationwide association of CPA firms specifically selected for their experience in and commitment to serving the manufacturing industry. In addition to providing traditional accounting, tax, and auditing services, MSA members distinguish themselves by providing specialized consulting services that meet the unique needs of manufacturers. Kreischer Miller is a founding member of the MSA.

Michael has been a member of the association’s Executive Committee since 2010, most recently serving as Vice President. “I am very pleased to accept the role as President and I look forward to continuing the MSA’s mission to provide members with resources in education and marketing as well as foster networking among members,” Michael said.

As the leader of Kreischer Miller’s Manufacturing Industry Group, Michael has worked with a large number of diverse manufacturing companies, including those in metal fabrication, fiberglass and plastics, textiles, automotive equipment, and household/consumer products. The group just launched its second annual Regional Manufacturing Capability & Outlook survey to gather information about the changing state of manufacturing in the Greater Philadelphia region, the use of new technologies and practices, and the outlook for the industry. To participate in the survey, click here.

To learn more about Kreischer Miller’s services for manufacturers, click here.


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Kreischer Miller is a leading independent accounting, tax, and advisory firm, serving the Greater Philadelphia area since 1975. The firm is built to respond to the unique needs of growth-oriented private companies, helping them smoothly transition through growth phases, business cycles, and ownership changes.  Kreischer Miller offers a wide range of services, including Audit & Accounting, Tax Strategies, Business Advisory, Human Capital Resources, and Technology Solutions across an array of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, construction, real estate, not-for-profits, media, government contracting, professional services, family-owned businesses, and investment firms.  The firm provides insight and creative services to organizations that need to be able to quickly adapt and respond to changing market opportunities and challenges.  To learn more, call us at 215.441.4600 or visit www.kmco.com.