Dave Gaino, CPA, MTax, PFS is a Principal in the Tax department and a shareholder in the firm. He served as chairman of Apple Growth Partners for more than 20 years. With over 35 years of experience, he leads the personal financial planning specialty services team and serves a number of clients in manufacturing, real estate and construction industries. Dave provides consulting services to business owners and professionals in the area of entity selection, ownership structure, advisory boards, personal financial planning, estate planning, succession planning, tax minimizing strategies and wealth building. A graduate of Ohio University and The University of Akron, Dave is a member of the AICPA and the OSCPA, where he is a Past President of the Akron/Canton Chapter. Dave is located in the Akron office.