Rea & Associates, a regional accounting and business consulting firm, has welcomed Scott Bechtel, CPA, to its growing construction and real estate services team. In this role, Bechtel will use his extensive experience in tax compliance and planning services to lead the team as a principal in the firm’s Dublin, Ohio, office.
“I spoke with multiple people within the firm and felt the culture was a great fit for me,” said Bechtel. “Rea promotes a culture that genuinely understands the importance of building relationships with clients. In this way, we can thoroughly understand their business and the challenges they face.”
Bechtel earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Otterbein University and went on to earn his CPA. Over the course of his career, he has been active in construction and real estate-specific organizations, as well as the Ohio Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. Bechtel has also been regularly tapped to share his expertise in the areas of federal, state, and municipal taxes, tax planning strategy, succession planning, and ownership transfer with the BDO Construction Accounting Network, the Construction Financial Management Association, and the Builders Exchange of Central Ohio.
“Scott has built a solid reputation within the construction and real estate industry and is committed to driving growth while delivering maximum value to his clients,” said Doug Houser, CPA, MBA, CISA, principal, and director of construction and real estate services at Rea. “There are a lot of challenges taking place for businesses these days. But, particularly in the areas of construction and real estate, there is a lot of opportunities. With the addition of Scott, our team is poised to help our clients achieve greater success in the months and years to come.”
A resident of Blacklick, in addition to his professional affiliations, Bechtel serves as a member of the development committee for Junior Achievement of Central Ohio.
Rea & Associates is always looking to add talented professionals to the team. Check out additional job openings on the firm’s career page at https://www.reacpa.com/submit-your-resume.
Rea & Associates, Inc. is a regional CPA and consulting firm with more than 320 bright professionals committed to serving clients throughout Ohio. Since 1938, Rea has provided a wide range of accounting services to businesses, individuals with means and those with dreams. Today, the firm is the go-to resource for thousands of businesses and individuals nationwide. Rea offers a brighter way to its clients in the construction & real estate, government, healthcare, manufacturing, oil & gas and not-for-profit industries – as well as family businesses – through innovative accounting, audit, tax and consulting services. For more information about Rea & Associates, please call 614.889.8725 or visit www.reacpa.com.