John Corcoran

John J. Corcoran, CPA is the Executive Director of the Construction Industry/CPAs Consultants Association (CICPAC), a national network of CPA firms dedicated to excellence in serving over 7,500 construction industry clients. Prior to joining CICPAC, John served as the CFO of construction companies in Arizona and California. He is a past president of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), a recipient of its Debra Hahn Award and Danny B. Parrish Leadership Award, and founding president of CFMA’s Valley of the Sun Chapter. He was co-editor of the Journal of Construction Accounting and Taxation and is currently editor of the Construction Controller’s Handbook published by Warren, Gorham & Lamont. http://www.cicpac.com

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