September 16, 2019

Christopher Denton Selected for Leadership Tampa Bay Class of 2020

Christopher Denton Selected for Leadership Tampa Bay Class of 2020

TAMPA, FLORIDA (September 16, 2019) – Marcum LLP, a national business and financial advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Christopher Denton, CISA, has been selected as a participant in the 2020 class of Leadership Tampa Bay, a non-partisan, non-special interest leadership development forum.

Denton is a senior associate in Marcum’s Risk Advisory Services Group. He specializes in leading SOC 1/SOC 2, HITRUST and physical security engagements for private and public businesses across an array of industries. He earned his Bachelor of Science in computer science and graduate certificate in cybersecurity and risk assurance from the University of South Florida.

Leadership Tampa Bay is designed to foster awareness, education and knowledge of major regional issues through learning experiences and discussion among emerging leaders throughout Tampa Bay. More than 1,400 individuals from over 500 businesses and organizations in the region have benefited from the leadership development experience of Leadership Tampa Bay. Participants represent a cross-section of the region, both geographically and professionally, and the alumni roster includes upper management of top corporations, local government leaders, entrepreneurs and community leaders.

The Leadership Tampa Bay class year begins in September and runs through June. Each year, 10 class days focus on regional issues and opportunities. Agendas consist of panel discussions with business, civic and government leaders, question-and-answer sessions and facility tours. Additionally, each class member participates in both an opening and closing retreat, as well as a two-day Tallahassee trip.

“We are very pleased that Chris has been selected as a participant in Leadership Tampa Bay,” said Patty Hamilton, partner. “At Marcum, we believe in investing in the local community in which we live and work. Marcum is a strong advocate of personal and professional development, and Chris’ participation will only deepen the commitment our firm has in the Tampa Bay community.”


Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly registered companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.