Justin Wilkes Joins Senior Assurance Team

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 11, 2012 – Elliott Davis, PLLC, one of the largest accounting, tax and consulting services firms in the Southeast, is pleased to announce the addition of Justin Wilkes as an assurance senior manager in its Charlotte, N.C. office.

A certified public accountant with more than 10 years of experience, Wilkes will provide accounting and assurance services to clients in the manufacturing and distribution, transportation and not-for-profit sectors, focusing on employee benefit plan audits and SEC filings. He formerly worked as a senior manager for a Big Four accounting firm. Throughout his career, Wilkes has served as a subject matter resource for audits of qualified defined contribution, defined benefit and health and welfare plans, helping both public and private companies with plans ranging from $10 million to more than $12 billion in net assets.

“Justin brings extensive industry and technical experience to our team,” said Erik Horstmann, Shareholder and Charlotte Assurance Practice Leader. “We look forward to utilizing his talents to drive exceptional service for our clients.”

Wilkes holds a B.S. in Accounting, magna cum laude, from Clemson University and a Master in Accountancy, Clemson University Fellow, from Clemson University.