August 04, 2016
Partner David Bukzin, national leader of Marcum's SEC Services Practice, talks IPOs with US News & World Report.
By Lou Carlozo
Any Hollywood mogul will tell you that certain givens apply when a star's latest film goes public – the media blitz, the slick promotions, the buzz buildup. While Wall Street sits on the opposite shore, companies ready for IPO time aren't all that much different. Even the clamoring from the peanut gallery is similar: The public goes crazy before the would-be blockbuster goes public...
"But going public is about much more than having impressive numbers; it's also crucial that the financial accountability exists to back them up even before the first share is sold."