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Japan and Houston – Insights from The Honorable Nozomu Takaoka – Coffee with the Consuls

Russ: This is PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Russ Capper, this week’s guest host and I’m here with the honorable Nozomu Takaoka, Consul General of Japan, who is taking part in Coffee with the Consuls. Welcome to the Playbook Mr. Takaoka. Nozomu: Thank you very much for having me, I’m very honored. Russ: Well how… Continue Reading

Greece and Houston – Insights from The Honorable George Papanikolaou – Coffee with the Consuls

Russ: This is PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Russ Capper, this week’s guest host, and I’m following up on the greater Houston partnership’s Coffee with the Consuls, this week focused on Greece. And I’m here with George Papanikolaou, the Consul General of Greece. George, welcome to the Entrepreneur’s Playbook. George: Thank you very much, Russ…. Continue Reading

Enterprise Risk Management – Taking a Global Look at Your Business

Karen: Hello. This is PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Karen Love, host and co-founder. Today I’m here with Scott Soles, an audit director at PKF Texas. And I’d like to welcome you to the Playbook, Scott. Scott: Thanks for having me here. Karen: Well, you know, I’m really excited that we’re talking to you today,… Continue Reading

New Additions to PKF Texas Director Group – Ryan Istre, Samir Jabiyev and Chris Hatten

At PKF Texas, one of our taglines is “PKF – People the Key to our Future.” With this in mind, we’re pleased to announce Ryan Istre, CPA, Samir Jabiyev, CPA and Chris Hatten, CPA have been promoted to Audit Director. “I am pleased to welcome Ryan, Samir, and Chris into the firm’s Director group,” said… Continue Reading

Perspectives on India from the Honorable Parvathaneni Harish – Coffee with the Consuls

Russ: This is PKF Texas’ Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Russ Capper, this week’s guest host, and I’m here at the GHP’s Coffee with the Consuls to interview the honorable Parvathaneni Harish, Consul General of India. Parvathaneni, welcome to the Entrepreneur’s Playbook. Consul General: Thank you very much, Russ. Russ: Your country is so integrated with our… Continue Reading

International Business Advice – What to Look for in Your Advisor

Karen: Hello, this is the PKF Texas, Entrepreneurs Playbook. I’m Karen Love, Director of Practice Growth, and I’m here today with Frank Landreneau, one of Houston’s go-to international tax advisors. Frank, welcome back to the Playbook. Frank: Well, thank you, Karen. It’s great to be here. Karen: Well, I tell you what, we have some… Continue Reading

International Tax Compliance – Changes for Companies with Foreign Bank Accounts

Karen: This is PKF Texas, the Entrepreneur’s Playbook, and I’m Karen Love, Director of Practice Growth. Today I’m here with Frank Landreneau, one of Houston’s go-to international tax advisors. Welcome to the Playbook, Frank. Frank: Well, thank you, Karen. It’s good to be here. Karen: Fantastic. Well, let’s get started with sharing a little bit… Continue Reading

Welcome to The CPA Desk!

You may have noticed we’ve drawn a crowd and have rearranged the furniture. The CPA Desk is a new space for us to share, inform and otherwise prove we’re your trusted advisor. The world is noisy. We believe in using technology as a tool to spur conversation in real life. We believe outstanding execution is… Continue Reading

Coffee with the Consuls Colombia

Russ: Hi, I’m Russ Capper, and this is a special edition of the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook coming to you from the Coffee with the Counsel’s event, the PKF Texas Greater Houston Partnership events featuring counsel generals with specific countries. Today, the country is Colombia, and I’m very pleased to have with me Claudia Rojas, the… Continue Reading

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® – Coffee with the Consuls: France

  Russ: Welcome to a special edition of PKF Texas: Entrepreneurs Playbook, special because today is Coffee with the Consuls, a regular event that PKF sponsors, along with the Greater Houston Partnership. Today’s Coffee with the Consuls features France. And with me today, I have Philippe Yverniaux, the head of Investment in France for North… Continue Reading

Coffee with the Consuls – Italy

This morning we hosted our international business series Coffee with the Consuls at the Greater Houston Partnership. The featured country this month was Italy.  Fabrizio Nava, the Consul General of Italy was the featured speaker. Russ Capper from the BusinessMakers Radio Show moderated a panel with the Consul General, Brando Ballerini, President, Italy-America Chamber of Commerce… Continue Reading