Charles Mullen, CPA, CMA, CGMA, MTax, is the Chairman. He specializes in Tax / International Tax and is located in the Akron office. In addition to his role as managing partner, Chuck provides tax and accounting services to closely held companies and individuals, manages review services, and assists with financial and strategic planning. Chuck’s extensive experience with privately held companies consists of auto dealership clients, providing tax services for significant financial savings and advisory services on mergers and acquisitions, succession planning, preparing for sale, and business strategy. A frequently requested public speaker, Chuck has presented at both internal and external events, including the Institute of Management Accountants, The University of Akron's National Tax Conference, the ICA Car Wash Show, and hosts Apple Growth Partners’ weekly business podcast, “Sliced.” He also provides management and business operations consulting and tax planning services to corporations, partnerships and individuals. Chuck holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Master of Taxation degree from the University of Akron. He is a graduate of Leadership Akron Class XXVI and serves on a variety of education and non-profit boards across Northeastern Ohio. Chuck was named a Greater Akron Chamber 30 for the Future recipient in 2007. Under his leadership, AGP has earned several prestigious regional and national awards recognizing employee culture and the firm has experienced 90% revenue growth during his three-year tenure thus far.