Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Accounting Today named its 2017 Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting with a special emphasis on those involved with technology. Part of this year’s survey was asking the Top 100 what accountants will look like in the future. Included in their responses was becoming more strategic, learning about data analytics, engaging in more critical thinking, and developing more creative skills.
Jeff Thomson, IMA president and CEO, was included in the list for leading IMA through an impressive year of double-digit membership growth and record highs in the number of candidates taking the CMA exam.