Innovation Alliances

The Center for Accounting Transformation has developed alliances with businesses and organizations that drive innovation in the profession through insightful information, forward-looking practices, and embracing of the future of learning. Together we provide transformative information and education to empower those who want to become Transformation Agents that enact positive societal changes that #improvetheworld.

Leading the CPE Revolution

CPAacademy.org offers an easy to use platform for knowledge sharing and idea exchange through the marketing and presenting of the most up-to-date educational content and developments important to the accounting profession. 

Transformational Thought Leadership

CPA Trendlines provides news, trends, research, and analysis from the best experts in the profession. The world’s only research and advisory service focused solely on the tax, accounting and finance professions, CPA Trendlines uses a time-tested, quality-proven, proprietary blend of data, analysis, community, experience, and imagination to produce extraordinary value for clients.

Transforming Audit Education

Galasso Learning Solutions (GLS) is a female-owned, NASBA accredited provider of onsite and webinar-based CPE. Founded in 2016 by accounting and auditing standards expert Melisa Galasso, GLS specializes in creating and delivering custom training courses for the CPA professional. Backed by nearly 20 years as a CPA, Melisa has built a business that partners with accounting firms and state societies to provide education to accountants who desire genuine learning.

Innovative Insights Into Technology Trends

Richardson Media & Technologies, LLC is a multi-media and strategic technology consulting company serving professional service firms. Headed by Rick Richardson, CPA CITP, CGMA, the company also produces a weekly newsletter, Technology This Week. During his 40+ year career in public accounting, Rick has been recognized for his excellence in forecasting technology trends – both near-term and long-term, and he brings that experience to Technology This Week every Sunday.

Transformation Through Gamification

TrueUp is a gamified talent network for accounting, finance, and audit professionals. Gamification can build learner engagement, help to change perceptions and attitudes, and develop skills through a practical, applied, and thoroughly hands-on approach to learning. With gamification, TrueUp powers customers, learners and employees by adding immersive educational games to existing content and increasing engagement.

Does your organization provide insightful information or innovative tools and techniques to Transformation Agents? If you’d like to join us in our mission to #improvetheworld through the transformation of the accounting profession, we invite you to be an Innovation Alliance member.