Accounting firm Whitley Penn has announced the appointment of Heidi Howard as marketing manager at the group.
Howard provides the role with over 14 years of experience in a range of areas, including event planning, digital marketing, and business development.
She joins the group which operates across nine Texas offices, which include but are not limited to sites in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Midland.
Kristen Lollar, chief marketing officer at Whitley Penn, said that the firm is “excited to have Heidi join as our marketing manager”.
She added: “Her wealth of knowledge and vast experience in the marketing industry will be great assets to the firm.”
Prior to joining Whitley Penn, Howard spent almost five years in the marketing department at BDO, as well as holding a senior marketing associate position at CNL.
A graduate of Kaplan University, she received a Bachelor of Science degree in business management with a concentration in sales and marketing.
Following the news, Whitley Penn also announced that Julie Fleming, transaction advisory services senior associate at the group, has passed her certified fraud examiner certification exam.