American Society of Women Accountants


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American Society of Women Accountants

An organization dedicated to promoting women in the accounting field. It was established in 1938 in Indiana and has expanded nationwide. It hosts a large number of training and networking events per year. Members are encouraged to seek advice from one another on accounting and professional issues. It is based in Virginia.
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The American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) was formed in 1938 to increase the opportunities for women in all fields of accounting and finance.
The 2012 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women, compiled by the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) and the American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA), selects 10 firms from among the nationwide participants in the Accounting MOVE Project, ranking them on the range, depth and success of programs and workplace culture that remove barriers to women's success.
She is a member of the Am can Institute of CPAs, the Oklahoma Society of CPAs, the New Mexico Society of CPAs, the American Accounting Association and the American Society of Women Accountants.
Study sponsors include the American Society of Women Accountants and the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants, two leading professional organizations dedicated to advancing women in public accounting.
BDO has recently been named one of the Best Accounting Firms to Work For by Accounting Today magazine and the Best Companies Group, a Best CPA Firm for Women by the American Society of Women Accountants and American Woman's Society of CPAs and as a Best Places to Work for Recent Grads by Experience Inc.
The study, conducted by the 2010 Accounting MOVE Project, was sponsored by the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) and the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA), two leading professional organizations dedicated to advancing women in public accounting.
CHICAGO -- BDO, one of the nation's leading accounting and consulting firms, today announced that it has been named one of the 2010 Best CPA Firms for Women by the American Society of Women Accountants and the American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants.
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