New York-based Prager Metis CPAs (FY18 net revenue of $98.2 million) has announced that Joseph Rust, MP of the Western region, has been named chief strategic innovation officer.
In this role, he will oversee and advise on all aspects of strategic focus, direction and execution while encouraging a culture of innovation.
The firm says that Rust takes great pride in providing high-value service to his clients and acting in a strategic planning role for his business management clients and as an advocate for his royalty and profit participation clients.
His expertise is in several areas of the entertainment industry, working on behalf of recording artists, songwriters, music publishers, entertainers and executives. His specialties include royalty and profit participation examinations, copyright and intellectual property valuations, financial due diligence, licensing examinations and business management.