FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Boomer Consulting, Inc., Announces New Executive Leadership Positions
MANHATTAN, Kan., (April 27, 2016) – Boomer Consulting, Inc., announced today new positions for its Executive Leadership Team. The new roles represent the next step in a long-term succession plan underway for the last seven years.
Jim Boomer will succeed L. Gary Boomer as Chief Executive Officer, and will lead the team with newly appointed President, Sandra Wiley. Rounding out the Executive Leadership Team are Dustin Hostetler as Chief Innovation Officer, and L. Gary Boomer as Visionary & Strategist.
“This shift in leadership represents the roles each of our leaders have played over the last several years and will allow Boomer Consulting to better focus on strategic growth,” said L. Gary Boomer, founder and former CEO of the company.
Jim Boomer previously served as Boomer Consulting, Inc.’s Chief Information Officer and Senior Consultant. Jim is ranked by Accounting Today as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Accounting and has been named to The CPA Practice Advisor’s "Forty Under Forty” and "Top 25 Thought Leaders” lists multiple times.
“I am excited and honored to lead Boomer Consulting as the new CEO,” said Jim Boomer. “Together with Gary, we have built a strong and devoted team. We are well positioned for continued growth and ongoing dedication to the profession. We are grateful for Gary’s long-sighted leadership, and he will continue to be an invaluable resource as our Visionary & Strategist.”
Sandra Wiley previously served as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Consultant. Sandra is ranked by Accounting Today as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Accounting as a result of her prominent role as an industry expert on HR and training and management and strategic planning consultant. She has also been named to The CPA Practice Advisor’s “25 Most Powerful Women” and “Top 25 Thought Leaders” lists multiple times.
“We have collaboratively built our company with strong leadership, a superior team of professionals and a client base that is future focused,” said Sandra Wiley. “This is a time in our company’s history that I am beyond excited as we move forward.”
Dustin Hostetler previously served as a Shareholder and Senior Consultant for Boomer Consulting, Inc. Dustin is the pioneer in applying the Lean Six Sigma concepts to public accounting firms. As a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt with extensive experience working inside a large regional CPA firm, he has taken proven Lean techniques and tailored them to bring ground-breaking value to public accounting firms.
“I have the privilege of working with a great team here at Boomer Consulting,” said Dustin Hostetler. “We have a strong history of innovation and I’m looking forward to leading the innovation charge into our next phase of growth as a company. It’s a pleasure to work with the best firms in the country, and to see our strategies translate to amazing results for our clients.”
L. Gary Boomer is the founder of Boomer Consulting, Inc., and previously served as Chief Executive Officer and Senior Consultant. Gary is recognized in the accounting profession as the leading authority on technology and firm management. For more than 15 years, he has been named by Accounting Today as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Accounting.
“As Visionary & Strategist, I look forward to remaining actively engaged with Boomer Consulting, our partners, and clients, and transforming our profession forward,” said L. Gary Boomer.
About Boomer Consulting, Inc.
Founded in 1996, Boomer Consulting, Inc. provides consulting services to hundreds of the highest performing CPA firms. Its unique and powerful solutions target five areas critical to a firm's success: Leadership, Talent, Growth, Technology and Processes. For more information, visit www.boomer.com.
Heather Robinson, Boomer Consulting, Inc.
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