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Hieronymus Celebrates Milestone

When Mark Hieronymus walked in a client’s door to talk taxes in the early days of his career, it often meant hauling a 75-pound 10-key Remington adding machine. Tax returns were calculated dutifully by hand even in the early 1980’s – with client information mailed to Atlanta for processing by something called a “computer. “ “It’s crazy to imagine, but answering a tax law question sometimes meant poring through industry newsletters for hours,” recalls Mark. “Accounting today has moved to the cloud and we can answer just about anything in a matter of seconds,” he says. Today, the Hieronymus accountants answering those questions include a fresh generation with the same

Forrest Hieronymus Completes CPA Designation

Forrest Hieronymus
MOBILE, AL, March 27, 2017 – Hieronymus CPAs LLC, an accounting and consulting firm in Mobile for more than 30 years, welcomes Forrest Hieronymus as its newest Certified Public Accountant. Forrest successfully completed and passed the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination in January, after completing his accounting studies at the University of Alabama. The four-part examination tests knowledge in auditing and attestation, business environment and concepts, financial accounting and reporting and regulation. Forrest becomes the fourth Hieronymus to achieve the CPA status, joining his older brother Brooks, father Mark, and grandfather George in what today is Alabama’s only

Connections July-August 2016

Meet Mark Where did you grow up? I grew up in Mobile and attended St. Ignatius School until eighth grade. I then transferred to UMS Wright Preparatory School where I graduated. As a child growing up on the Gulf Coast, I enjoyed outdoor activities. I played baseball, football, and basketball and added tennis in high school. My family spent summers on Fowl River, so I had a boat that I used to fish, shrimp, and water ski. My father passed down his love and enjoyment of the outdoors, which I, in turn, passed down to my kids. When did you decide on accounting as a career? I remember packing to go to college and my father’s partner at the time, Gilbert F. Dukes, Jr., brought me a

Mobile Chamber Business View

Hieronymus Heads Up Volunteers in Chamber’s Total Resource Development Campaign Each year, the Mobile Area Chamber organizes a total resource development campaign with volunteers and staff recruiting new members,securing sponsorships for Chamber events and more to help the Chamber continue its mission of being a progressive business advocate. As part of the campaign, the group is led by a leader in the community. Mark Hieronymus of Hieronymus CPAs agreed to serve as chairman for 2016. “The Mobile Area Chamber has been a catalyst to a majority of the growth and changes we are seeing in Mobile,” said Hieronymus. “With the Chamber’s leadership and vision, Mobile is becoming a