Chicago-based IPA 100 firm RSM US LLP has named Gil Avnit and Julie Kelly co-leaders of its national media and entertainment sector.
Avnit is an audit senior manager with more than 13 years of experience serving middle-market companies in the media and technology industries, including private equity firms and their portfolio companies. Kelly is a director in RSM’s transaction advisory services practice, working primarily in software, digital media, advertising and marketing, recorded music and music publishing, ecommerce and tech-enabled services. She has more than 10 years of professional experience providing financial statement audits and advising for middle-market clients, with the last seven years focused on providing financial due diligence services.
“Gil and Julie each bring tremendous media and entertainment experience to their roles,” says Steve Ingram, national technology, media and entertainment, and telecom leader with RSM. “Their strong leadership, strategic focus and unique industry perspectives are a valuable asset to our professionals, clients and the marketplace.”