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EACH ISSUE OF BEAUTYLINK FEATURES ASSOCIATE MEMBERS REPRESENTING A CERTAIN SEGMENT OF THE BEAUTY INDUSTRY. ASSOCIATE MEMBER PROFILES Accountants Barry Glasser & Company Barry Glasser & Company is a full-service certified public accounting firm that has specialized in the education arena since the firm's inception. The firm provides accounting, auditing, tax and other services to both for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Email for more information. For over 15 years, Case | Sabatini has provided experienced Title IV Compliance Audits and Consulting, Financial Statement Audits, Acquisition Due Diligence for buyers and sellers and tax planning and preparation (C Corps, S Corps, LLCs, Partnerships). Our experienced auditors serve cosmetology and esthetics schools nationwide, including small schools new to the Title IV arena. The auditors of Case | Sabatini are especially adept at helping schools position themselves to pass the 1.5 DOE Composite Ratio. We're proud members of AACS, APSCU and PAPSA. To learn more, visit CliftonLarsonAllen ( is a national professional services firm providing traditional audit and tax services, as well as outsourced accounting and other consulting capabilities. We're committed to helping AACS members improve their business processes to ensure stability and growth. We serve nearly 100 clock hour schools and assist career colleges with navigating complex regulatory requirements, 90/10 compliance and composite score management, as well as tax planning and succession planning. Contact Diane DiFebbo ( or Larry Adams ( to learn how we can help. professionals dedicated to your business success. Founded in 1973 with the philosophy of providing total client service, K&A remains a trusted partner to its clients. With a nationwide presence and a hometown work ethic, we are eager to put our expertise to work for you. For more information, visit Kessler Orlean Silver & Co., P.C, based in Deerfield, Illinois, is a full service accounting firm providing accounting and assurance services to career colleges from coast to coast. We have conducted thousands of Title IV compliance and financial audits of career colleges and we are familiar with unique problems encountered during these engagements. We recognize approaching issues and can provide guidance to eliminate problems before they arise. A member of our team would be happy to discuss your needs. Visit for more information. Our focus is to ensure our clients receive the highest quality experience when dealing with our firm. To achieve this, we bring a high standard of technical knowledge and combine it with client service based on easy accessibility, proactive distribution of knowledge and consistent anticipation of client needs. We seek to develop relationships with schools that recognize the need for products like FSA audits, tax returns, accounting preparation but know and value the difference in the service those products are delivered. Contact or 601-898-2727 to learn more. You have an ever increasing, perpetually changing inventory of compliance requirements. That's where having a proactive, strategic and responsive partnership makes the biggest difference. Our deep sector experience and subject matter expertise delivers value beyond the actual engagement. Our professionals come from the ranks of career schools and colleges so we see your challenges from all angles and provide the guidance you need to take you from where you are to where you want to go. Please visit us at Weworski & Associates is a certified public accounting firm that was formed specifically to service the proprietary school industry. Our firm has built a solid reputation for providing quality and timely services to our clients. We provide a wide array of services, including financial statement audits, student financial aid audits, income tax planning and preparation, acquisition due diligence, and other management advisory services to over 200 proprietary schools. For more information, visit or email Knutte & Associates, P.C., headquartered in Chicago, is a full-service accounting firm providing professional advisory services to cosmetology career schools locally and nationwide. With nearly 100 years of experience, we have the depth of expertise to provide services expected by big four firms. The differentiator is that we retain high-performing, responsive 663893_Washi.indd 1 B E AUT YL I NK | P RE P - A - RA - T I O N | 2 0 1 4 | 4 9 01/11/13 11:02 AM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of BeautyLink - Volume 6, Issue 1

Message from the AACS President and CEA Chair
An Audit-Ready Mentality
Launching a Career in Beauty
Your Fire: Your Purpose
Beauty Changes Lives
Good for Them and Good for Your School
Superstar Graduate
Stopping the Taboo Mentality
Skin Care Council
Planning Your Financial Future in 2014
A Student’s Perspective
What They Want
2013 AACS Annual Convention In Review
People & Places
Associate Member Profiles: Accountants
Upcoming 2014 Events
New School Members
Index to Advertisers

BeautyLink - Volume 6, Issue 1