Press Releases ORBA Welcomes New Hires to Cloud, Audit and Tax Departments


CHICAGO — Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, is pleased to welcome Eileen Cozzi to its Tax Department, Stephanie Polanco to its Audit Department and Josephine Mandernach to Cloud CFO Services.

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CHICAGO — Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, is pleased to welcome Eileen Cozzi to its Tax Department, Josephine Mandernach to Cloud CFO Services and Stephanie Polanco to its Audit Department.

Eileen Cozzi

Eileen Cozzi, JD, LLM joins ORBA’s Tax Department as an Estate Planner Specialist. She earned her B.B.A. in Public Accounting from Loyola University, her JD from DePaul University College of Law and her LLM in Taxation from Chicago-Kent College of Law.




Josephine Mandernach

Josephine Mandernach joins ORBA’s Cloud CFO Services Department as an Associate. She graduated with a B.S. in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University.





Stephanie Polanco

Stephanie Polanco, CPA joins ORBA’s Audit Department. She has audit experience with a focus on not-for-profit organizations and received her B.S. in Business Administration/Accountancy from California State University, Long Beach.




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Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA) is a full-service accounting, tax and business consulting firm located in downtown Chicago serving privately-held companies, individuals and not-for-profit organizations. ORBA’s Certified Public Accountants have experience with accounting and assurance, business advisory services, financial and estate planning, fraud investigation, tax, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions. With some of the highest levels of direct client involvement in the industry, ORBA is where clients go to build long-standing, meaningful and successful relationships with resourceful, proactive business and tax advisors. For more information or to subscribe to our blogs: Visit Connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

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