FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WINTER PARK, Fla., July 1, 2021 – VALiNTRYfinancial, a specialized recruiting firm focused exclusively on placing Certified Public Accountant (CPA) candidates in public accounting firms, announced that Paul Russell has joined the firm in a joint role of National Sales Manager and CPA Placement Executive. With over 25 years of experience in corporate sales and marketing across a variety of industries, Russell will help drive VALiNTRYfinancial’s growth by forming relationships with experienced CPA candidates seeking new roles and matching them to public accounting firm clients in need of exceptional, experienced talent in their tax and audit practices. Prior to joining VALiNTRYfinancial, Russell held sales leadership roles at Lumen Technologies and AT&T as well as sales positions at Marriott Vacations Worldwide and Spectrum.
Daryl Dixon, VALiNTRYfinancial’s CEO, stated, “With his experience in B2B sales and marketing, we are incredibly lucky to have Paul join the VALiNTRYfinancial team. He is relationship driven and has a unique ability to connect with candidates and clients alike, that has already enabled him to have a positive impact on our CPA placement efforts across the country. We look forward to his continued success with VALiNTRYfinancial.”
Paul received his undergraduate degree in Organizational Communication from the University of Central Florida and his MBA from the University of Phoenix. He also founded and led a non-profit volunteer organization serving military service members and their families. An avid cyclist and traveler, during his downtime, he enjoys destinations such as the Colorado mountains, Haleakalā National Park and the beaches of Maui.
“VALiNTRYfinancial has created a unique CPA placement business model over the past few years,” said Russell. “I am excited to leverage my sales experience and my relentless passion for helping others succeed as I support CPA candidates in achieving their career goals.”
Founded in 2013, as a specialized division of VALiNTRY Services, VALiNTRYfinancial uses its extensive experience and technology in talent acquisition to support public accounting firms by delivering hard to find Tax and Audit CPAs that help increase revenue, and drive practice growth.
With three offices across the U.S. and one of the largest independent resume databases in North America, VALiNTRYfinancial can deliver a breadth and depth of professional, pre-qualified CPA talent that is rarely matched in the industry. The firm’s client list includes public accounting firms ranging from the Big 4 to regional and local firms across the United States.