Professional services firm Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) has announced the appointment of Joey Ward as an assurance partner at the group’s Nashville operations.
Ward provides the position with 27 years of experience in public accounting, business development, and financial management.
Serving both domestic and international businesses, Ward has experience in the construction, real estate, manufacturing, retail, and distribution sectors.
Lori Haley, managing partner at DHG Nashville, said that the group is “thrilled” to add Ward to what is a “fast-growing Nashville market”.
She added: “Joey’s industry knowledge will be instrumental to the expansion of our DHG Construction and Real Estate industry practice in the region.
“Over the past few years, we have strategically grown our presence in the Nashville market and look forward to continuing this growth with Joey’s leadership and exceptional client service.”
Prior to joining DHG, Ward has worked at a Big Four firm for eight years, completing international rotation in Germany with the group’s European SEC division.
Moreover, he has spent two years at a multinational contractor and real estate company, while also serving as construction industry managing partner for a US accounting group.