SOURCE: Henry & Horne, LLP

August 14, 2007 11:00 ET

Koons Earned Accredited Senior Appraiser Designation

TEMPE, AZ--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - Stephen Koons, CPA, ABV, ASA has earned the designation Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in the Business Valuation specialty from the American Society of Appraisers. The requirements for the ASA designation include 10,000 hours of business valuation experience, peer review of appraisal reports and various proctored examinations, among other requirements. Mr. Koons is Director of the Valuation & Forensic Services Group in the Tempe office of Henry & Horne, LLP, and has more than 20 years experience in public accounting with two international accounting firms and his own consulting firm. Mr. Koons specializes in valuation matters and complex litigation assignments involving economic damages and forensic accounting.

The American Society of Appraisers is an organization of appraisal professionals and others interested in the appraisal profession. International in structure, it is self-supporting and independent. The oldest and only major appraisal organization representing all of the disciplines of appraisal specialists, the society originated in 1936 and incorporated in 1952.

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Henry & Horne, LLP ( is an Arizona-based certified public accounting and business advisory firm founded in 1957. The 140-person firm serves closely held businesses and high net worth individuals throughout the United States and internationally from four Arizona locations: Tempe, Scottsdale, Casa Grande and Pinetop. Services include audit and accounting; business consulting; mergers and acquisitions; succession planning; business valuation; litigation support; forensic accounting services; tax services (R&D tax credits; cost segregation; state and local tax issues); estate planning; and international business services.

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