Sean C. Sant, CPA, MST, of Baker Tilly Honored for Professional Excellence with the Five Star Financial Services Professional Award

Sean Sant named one of Michigan’s outstanding financial services professionals

SOUTHFIELD, MICH. (June 3, 2016) Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce that Sean C. Sant, partner, has been chosen by Five Star Professionals as one of the Five Star Financial Services Professional Award winners for 2016.

“It is a privilege to be part of this year’s prestigious list of award-winning professionals.” Sant said. “I have been in the industry for more than 20 years and take great pride in the friendships I have developed with my clients. I enjoy working side by side with passionate business owners, helping them navigate through an ever-changing business environment. When you love what you do, it is not a job – it’s a calling.”  

Award winners were carefully selected for their commitment to providing quality services to their clients. The award is based on an in-depth research process incorporating input from clients, peers, and firm leaders.

“We are very proud of Sean winning this prestigious award,” Marina Houghton, Baker Tilly’s Michigan managing partner said. “He is extremely knowledgeable and has a sharp focus on building enduring relationships, demonstrating tremendous dedication to the clients he serves.”

Award candidates are identified through client, peer and firm nominations and industry qualifications, and then evaluated on ten objective eligibility and evaluation criteria such as experience, client retention rates, billing realization rates and level of focus in taxation and other accounting services.

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 141 countries, with 28,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.8 billion.