Rockville, MD, January 26, 2022 – Aronson, a top 100 assurance, tax, and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Thad Panik has been promoted to Chief People Officer.
Thad previously served as Director of People Development at Aronson. Since joining the firm in 2017, Thad has led all learning and development efforts at the firm. His passion for developing people in accounting firms has led to a culture of team building and coaching at Aronson through delivering best-in-class training and leadership development programs.
Thad brings 10 years of client-facing public accounting experience and 15 years of experience in HR and L&D to his role. As CPO, he will continue to shape Aronson’s award-winning culture and take the lead on the firm’s Flexibility First initiative. He will also continue to strengthen the firm’s D&I initiatives, L&D programs, coaching culture, and HRIS, as well as create more opportunities for the firm’s people to grow their careers at Aronson.
“I am excited to take the award-winning culture we have created at Aronson to the next level,” said Thad. “The period of growth we are in is inspiring, and I look forward to building on this momentum to create more opportunities for our people and serve our clients and community.”