JUSTIN PINI - OWNER
With eight years of experience working in a CPA firm as a staff accountant, Justin is excited to open up his first tax and accounting practice. He graduated from Duke University with a degree in political science in 2005 and earned his Masters degree in International Affairs from Seton Hall University in 2007. Along with working in the accounting field, Justin also spent a decade as a college basketball coach, worked in higher education administration, and consulted with non-profit organizations on their bookkeeping and accounting practices. He is excited about the growth in the area and looks forward to working with clients as they grow their businesses and lives. When he is not working, Justin enjoys spending time hiking, canoeing, and reading with his wife Christina and their new son Calvin.
RALPH J. PINI CPA - PROFESSIONAL ALLIANCE
Ralph is a sole practitioner and has owned several CPA firms in North Carolina, Virginia, and Delaware over the last several decades. After graduating from Randolph Macon College in 1978, he became a Certified Public Accountant in 1986. Over his career, he has worked as a controller and CFO for several corporations and and as a CPA for two regional CPA firms. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the North Carolina Association of CPAs. Ralph's blend of private and public accounting experience has provided him with many opportunities to help small- to medium-sized business owners develop goals and strategies to grow their businesses and has assisted them in their tax and accounting needs. He has worked with numerous types of business operators, including retail, manufacturing, service, distributors, consultants, contractors. He strongly believes in tax planning and enjoys helping clients proactively manage their tax planning and tax preparation.