ICMA Announces Leading Performers on CMA Exam - October 2015

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Montvale, N.J., October 8, 2015 – ICMA® (Institute of Certified Management Accountants), the certification division of IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), today announced the most recent group of leading performers on its CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) examination.

Of the 4,437 individuals who took the English-language version of the exam during the May/June 2015 testing window, ICMA awarded medals to the following for their exceptional performance:

- Thomas Sylvester, of Harrisburg, Penn., and Charles McClellan, of Abington, Va., received the ICMA Gold Medal for achieving the highest exam score.
- Chun Wah Wan, of Aberdeen, Hong Kong, and Todd Thomas Davis, of Khartoum, Sudan, received the ICMA Silver Medal for achieving the second-highest exam score.
- Lei Sun, of Guangdong, People’s Republic of China, and Michael Chiddo, of Long Valley, N.J., received the ICMA Bronze Medal for achieving the third-highest exam score.

ICMA also awarded Certificates of Distinguished Performance to the following: Paul Vincent Arevalo Alducente, of Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Rong Hu, of Newark, Del.; Govind Krishna, of Chattisgarh, India; Gregory Adam Nelson, of Provo, Utah; and Steven Smith, of Provo, Utah. In addition, Robert Ploss, of Zurich, Switzerland, received the Priscilla S. Payne Student Performance Award for achieving the highest score as a student during this testing period.

“ICMA congratulates this latest round of award recipients and is pleased to recognize their outstanding achievement,” said Samuel C. Weaver, Ph.D., CMA, CFM, ICMA Board of Regents Chair. “This period’s group of recipients once again affirms the CMA program’s expanding geographic reach and the increasing global presence of our certification. By pursuing their CMA certification, these outstanding professionals have made an important commitment to their own careers and to helping contribute to the
For more information about the CMA program, please visit the IMA website at www.imanet.org/certification.asp.

About IMA (Institute of Management Accountants)
IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, continuing education, networking and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. IMA has a global network of more than 70,000 members in 140 countries and 300 professional and student chapters. Headquartered in Montvale, N.J., USA, IMA provides localized services through its four global regions: The Americas, Asia/Pacific, Europe and Middle East/Africa. For more information about IMA, please visit www.imanet.org.

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