Fraud Fighter Podcast

019 - Growing A Forensic Accounting Firm - Chrissie Powers

January 25, 2021 Robert Nordlander, CPA, CFE Episode 19
Fraud Fighter Podcast
019 - Growing A Forensic Accounting Firm - Chrissie Powers
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Fraud Fighter Podcast
019 - Growing A Forensic Accounting Firm - Chrissie Powers
Jan 25, 2021 Episode 19
Robert Nordlander, CPA, CFE

Chrissie A. Powers, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA is the owner of Powers Forensic Accounting, LLC located in Columbus, Ohio. She left a regional accounting firm that shut down their forensic accounting services niche and decided to start her own boutique firm.

https://www.powersforensic.com

In this episode, we discuss:

  1. How she got started in forensic accounting
  2. Why she started her own forensic accounting firm
  3. The value of a CPA license and CFE credential
  4. The importance of books and conferences in growing her firm

Book recommendations:

  1. “Frankensteins of Fraud: By Joseph T. Wells
  2. “The Expert Witness Marketing Book” by Rosalie Hamilton
  3. “How to Market Your Expert Witness Practice Evidence-Based Best Practices” by James J. Mangraviti, Jr; Steven Babitsky; Alex Babitsky
  4. “Who Moved My Cheese?” by Spencer Johnson, MD

If you have benefited from this podcast episode, please subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcast platform.  Also, leave a review because that helps in the search rankings so others can find it.

Show Notes

Chrissie A. Powers, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA is the owner of Powers Forensic Accounting, LLC located in Columbus, Ohio. She left a regional accounting firm that shut down their forensic accounting services niche and decided to start her own boutique firm.

https://www.powersforensic.com

In this episode, we discuss:

  1. How she got started in forensic accounting
  2. Why she started her own forensic accounting firm
  3. The value of a CPA license and CFE credential
  4. The importance of books and conferences in growing her firm

Book recommendations:

  1. “Frankensteins of Fraud: By Joseph T. Wells
  2. “The Expert Witness Marketing Book” by Rosalie Hamilton
  3. “How to Market Your Expert Witness Practice Evidence-Based Best Practices” by James J. Mangraviti, Jr; Steven Babitsky; Alex Babitsky
  4. “Who Moved My Cheese?” by Spencer Johnson, MD

If you have benefited from this podcast episode, please subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcast platform.  Also, leave a review because that helps in the search rankings so others can find it.