Marcum LLP Chairman & CEO Jeffrey Weiner Named a New York Icon by Long Island Business News
New York City, NY – Jeffrey M. Weiner, chairman and chief executive officer of Marcum LLP, was honored with a 2017 New York Icon Award from Long Island Business News today. The elite award recognizes leaders in business and the arts for their years of experience and achievement, and ability to lead, motivate and teach others.
Mr. Weiner is nationally recognized for developing Marcum from a single-office Long Island accounting firm of 20 employees to a full-service accounting and advisory firm ranked among the largest in the United States. Under his leadership since 1990, today Marcum has 1600 associates, with headquarters in New York City and offices throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China, and Ireland.
“It is especially gratifying to be recognized by Long Island Business News, since Marcum and I both got our start in the Long Island business community,” Mr. Weiner said. “As an entrepreneurial firm, Marcum is focused on using our expertise, talent and resources to help our clients succeed in achieving their goals. The entrepreneurial spirit is the heart of Long Island, and it has been my guiding principal in growing Marcum to meet our clients’ continually evolving needs.”
About Jeffrey Weiner
Jeffrey Weiner is one of the most admired firm leaders in the accounting industry, widely regarded as an innovator. In 2016, he became the first and only U.S. accounting firm leader to be twice named an MP [Managing Partner] Elite by Accounting Today. The publication noted his achievement in continually growing Marcum’s revenue, reach and relevance. He was previously recognized by Accounting Today as one of the industry’s Top 100 Most Influential People of 2010. In 2013, he was voted one of the Top Five Most Admired Peers in a national poll by Inside Public Accounting. Mr. Weiner has been profiled as a New York City CEO in three consecutive annual features by Leaders magazine, which in 2016 highlighted the nine core values that are the foundation of Mr. Weiner’s management ethic for Marcum (the 2017 feature will be published in October). Mr. Weiner is a founding member of the LEA/Leading Edge Alliance, an international association of independent accounting firms. In 2009, he was distinguished with the LEA On the Edge Innovation Award, which recognizes an individual who has made an enduring and pioneering contribution to the public accounting profession.
About Marcum LLP
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 traded 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.