Mark Agulnik is a Partner in Marcum's Assurance Division. With more than 15 years professional experience, he provides assurance and advisory services including the review of financial statements, SAS 70/SSAE 16 audits and implementation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Mr. Agulnik provides guidance to clients on complex accounting issues and developments in various industries, including finance, construction, technology, service providers, manufacturing and distribution companies. In addition, Mr. Agulnik provides continuing education courses, both internally and externally, on current accounting and auditing matters. Mr. Agulnik previously worked as an internal auditor for a public company. There, he was significantly involved in compliance with the provisions of Sarbanes-Oxley. Mr. Agulnik is also a member of the Firm's national Healthcare Group.
Mr. Agulnik is also a member of the Firm's national and local healthcare and technology industry groups.
Professional & Civic Affiliations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
American Bar Association
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
The Florida Bar
Children's Harbor, Inc. – Board Member
Articles, Seminars & Presentations
PCAOB and AICPA Auditing Standards, Presentations to the FICPA, the University of Miami, Nova Southeastern University and Florida International University through 2013
"COSO's Study of Fraudulent Financial Reporting from 1998-2007" SEC Insights, August, 2010
"Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404's Effect on Financial Reporting Quality", SEC Insights, January 2011
Sarbanes Oxley AS5 Audits Of Smaller Companies Teleconference
Lorman Teleconference, "SAS 70 and SSAE 16: Basics, Rules and Stafford Teleconference "Mastering SAS 70 Reports for Service Organizations" June 16, 2010
Areas of Expertise
Internal Control Assessments
SAS 70/SSAE 16 Examinations
Juris Doctor Nova Southeastern University Law School
Master of Science, Accounting Nova Southeastern University, School of Business and Entrepreneurship