Dean Dorton Launches IGNITE Leadership Conference

Dean Dorton Launches IGNITE Leadership Conference

Lexington, Ky.-based Dean Dorton Allen Ford (FY16 net revenue of $27.3 million) launched IGNITE Leadership Conference, a two-day program for accounting students.

IGNITE will be held on July 19-20 in Lexington. Accounting students will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through a case study simulation, learn CPA exam tips and tricks, meet Dean Dorton team members, and learn the firm’s services and industry expertise.

“There’s so much to learn as students begin to plan for their careers and set a course for success,” says David Bundy, president and CEO. “At IGNITE, students will gain knowledge and leadership skills from hands-on activities, get to know some of the best and brightest young professionals in the accounting industry, hear from leaders in the field, and walk away with a deeper understanding of how they can become true business advisors and forge their unique individual career path.”

Eligibility requirements include a minimum 3.0 GPA, an interest in a public accounting career, and involvement with on-campus activities and community service organizations.

Accounting students can learn more and apply here. Applications close on April 27.