Ilyssa Blum is a Partner in Marcum’s Assurance division. She has more than 18 years of experience providing accounting‚ and auditing services to companies in the public and private sectors. Ms. Blum leads numerous audit engagements and has particular expertise in financial reporting.
With each engagement‚ Ms. Blum reviews financial statements‚ auditors’ reports‚ and management letter comments. She provides guidance to clients ranging from complex accounting issues to general business matters.
Additionally‚ Ms. Blum develops in-house training for the Firm’s professional staff. Topics she has addressed include preparing financial statements‚ cash flows‚ and income taxes.
Professional & Civic Affiliations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
Articles, Seminars & Presentations
AICPA SEC Conference
National Auto Dealership Conference
"SEC Reporting for Business Combinations and Divestitures"
"Implementing FAS 123R"
"Accounting for Variable Interest Entities and Related Consolidation Policy Issues"
"SOX 404: Auditing Internal Control"
Internal CPE training, Instructor
Awards & Recognition
2006 Key Partner Award Nominee, South Florida Business Journal