Dixon Hughes Goodman’s Cristen Jones Named as a Charleston 2017 Forty Under 40 Winner

Charleston, SC March 7, 2017 – Dixon Hughes Goodman is pleased to announce that Tax Manager, Cristen Jones, has been selected as a 2017 Forty Under 40 winner by the Charleston Regional Business Journal.

Cristen has consistently elevated herself as a leader not only within DHG, but outside of the firm as well, having participated in Leadership Dorchester and being nominated for the Leadership South Carolina program. She has been an active member with the Young Professional groups of both the Charleston and Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chambers, as well as with Ellevate Charleston. Her ongoing commitment to her alma mater - East Carolina University - has earned her the 40 Under 40 Leadership Award for 2017. In recognition of her expansive community service, Dixon Hughes Goodman awarded Cristen with the 2016 DHG Gives Community Impact Award. Out of more than 2,000 employees and the many communities served throughout the firm’s footprint, Cristen was recognized in front of over 250 partners at the firm’s annual partner meeting in Florida this past September

“Cristen continues to be a rising star within DHG, always providing exceptional service to the firm’s clients as well as helping develop the careers of others. We are very excited for her accomplishments and contributions to the Charleston community to be recognized at this year’s Forty Under 40 awards ceremony.” stated office managing partner, Kip Hooker.

Since 1998, this elite 40 has been comprised of people under 40 years of age who have excelled in the professional arena and in community involvement. The 2017 winners, nominated by the Charleston community and selected by a panel of judges, marks the 20th anniversary of the awards and will be recognized at the Forty under 40 event on Wednesday, May 10 at Alhambra Hall in Mount Pleasant. For more information or to reserve tickets, please visit http://www.charlestonbusiness.com/events/charleston-forty-under-40/

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