Bethlehem, Pa.-based Concannon Miller & Co. PC named Ted Witman as president, according to LBV.com.
Witman joined the firm in 2013 as chief operating officer. His appointment to the new position is effective immediately.
Bob Oster, CEO and shareholder at the firm, called Witman a strong leader. “This elevation of Ted’s role and responsibilities coincides with my transition and succession plan over the next 18 months,” says Oster. “We will work together to accomplish a smooth and structured approach to Ted having overall firm management responsibility.”
Oster plans to retire in September next year.
Witman oversees the firm’s Florida offices and has more than 30 years of experience, including seven years as COO for an accounting firm in Lancaster County and more than 20 years as an executive in manufacturing and publishing, as well as experience in business and financial consulting to small and medium-sized businesses and as executive director of a nonprofit organization.