Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Reg Baker Announces Relaunch of Firm
REG BAKER CPA ANNOUNCES RELAUNCH
OF CPA AND FINANCIAL ADVISORY FIRM
Honolulu – October 1, 2015 – Reg Baker CPA, formerly Chairman of Executive Committee for PKF Hawaii, today announced the relaunching of his CPA firm that was originally opened in January 1991. Between 1991 and 2012 Reg Baker owned and managed the largest CPA and business services firm in Hawaii serving over 300 businesses and preparing 7,000 tax returns annually. Employing over 200 employees he also owned the third largest payroll processing and HR support firm, managed $55 million in retirement & investment assets and provided contract CFO services for many entities in Hawaii including the Chamber of Commerce, Boys and Girls Clubs and the Girl Scouts.
Specializing in the Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) market and supporting the SMB owners with wealth management services is a natural focus for Reg Baker following over 25 years’ experience serving those markets and customers. Baker is a nationally recognized SMB specialist and currently serves on the national board of Directors for the Small Business Administration (SBA) for Regulatory Fairness, he was recently asked to serve as Chairman for SBA Region IX. He chairs the State Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business and Entrepreneur (SBE) Committee, hosts his own TV show “Business in Hawaii with Reg Baker”, is the Hawaii state Chairman for Junior Achievement of Hawaii and is a member of the University of Hawaii’s Advisory Board for EMBA in Healthcare.
Baker most recently was the Chairman of the Management Committee for PKF Hawaii. He previously served as the Treasurer, CFO and COO of Hawaii Medical Assurance Association (HMAA), was under contract for several medium and large companies as a turnaround specialist and managed the operations for the international division and trust services division for Bank of Hawaii. Earlier he worked for Arthur Anderson, Price Waterhouse and Ernst & Young before joining the Bank of Hawaii and eventually starting his own firm.
Reg Baker & Company