Lancaster, Pa.-based IPA 100 firm RKL LLP (FY22 net revenue of $111.7 million) has announced the admission of Walter Goodfield, Cliff Horst, Thomas Kaizar and Stephane Smith to the firm partnership, effective Jan. 1.
Joining RKL in 2014, Goodfield serves as chief business officer for RKL eSolutions. He is responsible for driving customer success and revenue growth through new customer acquisition while managing strategic partner alliances. For nearly 30 years, Goodfield has helped business leaders solve challenges through automation and optimization.
Horst is the Sage X3 practice director with RKL eSolutions and oversees X3 consulting implementations, customizations and support activities. He also holds expertise in various platforms, including SQL Server, Crystal Reports, Sage 500, Salesforce and Slack. With over 25 years of IT consulting experience, Horst is dedicated to building relationships with clients and finding better ways to achieve their organizational goals.
As a partner in the tax services group, Kaizar has developed a skillset in tax planning and compliance services that lends itself well to working with clients across various industries. He has recently specialized in working with health care industry clients to refine financial and operational processes. Joining RKL as an associate in 2015, Kaizar also works with companies in the real estate and manufacturing and distribution industries.
As vice president of workforce strategies for RKL Virtual Management Solutions, Smith directs the firm’s comprehensive suite of outsourced HR, payroll and compensation analysis services. She leads a team of HR advisors who fill key roles for employers, including payroll processing, compensation analysis, performance management, compliance, recruitment and complete outsourcing of the HR function. For over two decades, Smith has helped employers effectively manage their workforce, drive growth and achieve organizational goals.