Accounting & Audit
Kevin Bong – 2019 20 Under 40 Honoree
Sep. 23, 2019
COO & Co-Founder
Walnut Creek, CA
Kevin is a co-founder of AuditFile, where he works closely with Steven Bong to execute the Company’s vision for designing a simple-to-use, sophisticated cloud-based audit automation solution that empowers firms to prepare for the future of auditing. Kevin draws on his dual degree in accounting and computer science from UCLA, as well as his work at Deloitte and First Republic Bank (Luminous Capital), to blend design with function. AuditFile received early recognition for its break-through design as an Innovation Award finalist in 2015, and a winner for AuditFile Pro Plus in 2017. AuditFile Pro Plus combines AuditFile’s award-winning audit automation software with the full suite of Wiley Advantage Audit programs and planning documents for industry-specific audits, reviews, and compilations.
Favorite books/websites/speakers that you find influential:
Tim Draper (founding partner of Draper Associates and DFJ) and Jason Blumer (founder of the Thriveal Network)·
What websites/magazines do you use to keep up on news of the accounting profession?
CPA Practice Advisor, Accounting Today, and The Journal of Accountancy.