Professionals on the Move - October 26, 2012

Baker Tilly Names New Leaders of International Services and International Assurance Practices
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP recently announced the selection of Adam Grind end Mike McKee as leader of the firms International Services practice and leader of International Assurance practice, respectively. Baker Tilly provides accounting, tax and advisory services.

Grinde currently leads the Chicago International Services and the Baker Tilly US-German desk. His more than 18 years of experience covers domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, research and resolution of complex accounting and disclosure issues, project management, business consulting, process improvement and strategy development.

McKee, who currently leads the Life Sciences and Emerging Technologies practice, is a founding member of Baker Tilly International Attest Committee. McKee had led the US-UK desk, developed collaborative attest engagements and served in numerous industries, such as manufacturing, life sciences, software, internet and clean-tech.

Paycom Selects Executive Vice President of Operations
Paycom, provider of online payroll and HR technology and services, recently announced the promotion of Stacey Pezold to Executive Vice President of Operations. Pezold is responsible for training and developing Paycom’s top executive sales representatives. She has opened an office in Chicago and built a training program, as well as held several other roles within the company. Pezold received her bachelor’s degree in journalism and public relations from Oklahoma State University.