PKF Australia announced as Australian Accounting Awards finalist Posted on 5/09/2016 3:40:00 PM PKF Australia has been shortlisted for the prestigious Australian Accounting Awards, partnered by Reckon and hosted by AccountantsDaily. PKF has been shortlisted as a finalist to win in the following three categories: Firm of the Year (<$1bn in revenue) Young Accountant of the Year (under 30) – Stefan Galbo Diversified Firm of the Year Now in its third consecutive year, the Australian Accounting Awards, which covers 24 categories, recognises individual excellence in accounting, from the profession’s most senior ranks to its rising stars. Winners in the individual categories will automatically be shortlisted for the coveted AccountantsDaily Excellence Award. “This year we’ve received a record number of submissions. Congratulations to the leading professionals and practices who made it to the finalist stage – it’s an outstanding achievement,” said Terry Braithwaite, publisher of AccountantsDaily. “The judges have a tough job on their hands this year; the calibre of the finalists is exceptional. I have no doubt there will be huge excitement when the awards are presented on the night,” Mr Braithwaite added. Norm Draper, CEO of PKF Australia said that he was humbled by the nominations: “PKF Australia’s recognition for its excellent contribution to the community reinforces the strength of the brand in connecting with the community and engaging with its customers,” he added. With offices located in 13 locations around Australia, PKF offers clients the expertise of more than 73 Partners and 595 staff, across audit, taxation and specialist advisory services.