Ruple Elected Managing Shareholder

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Cleveland, OH (January 2, 2019):  Jon Ruple, of Chardon Twp., OH, has been elected to serve as Managing Shareholder at Maloney + Novotny, an accounting and business advisory firm headquartered in Cleveland, OH with offices in Canton, Elyria, Delaware, and Columbus.  Jon has been instrumental in leading and contributing to a thriving commercial & industrial practice group at Maloney + Novotny and also has extensive experience working with our education, healthcare, and not-for-profit practice areas.

Jon succeeds Matthew J. Maloney, who had led Maloney + Novotny since 2004, and who will continue to serve as Shareholder and General Counsel for the firm.

Jon joined Maloney + Novotny in 2000 and was elected a Shareholder in the firm in 2013. Jon is a 1999 graduate of the University of Dayton with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in accounting and finance.  He is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  Jon has served as a board member on various not-for-profit agencies over the past several years.  Currently, Jon serves as the President of the Board of the Lake County Development Council.

“It is an exciting time for our firm and I am honored to step into a position that was so well defined by my predecessor Matt Maloney,” said Jon. “Matt has led Maloney + Novotny’s growth over the past fifteen years in which time he led the successful completion of three acquisitions, which has expanded our footprint throughout the state of Ohio. We are ideally positioned to serve the tax, accounting and business advisory needs of businesses throughout Ohio and across the country”.

A native of Kirtland, OH, Jon resides in Chardon, OH with his wife and two sons.

Maloney + Novotny is one of Ohio’s largest and fastest growing full-service CPA and business consulting firms and celebrates more than 85+ years of helping clients achieve their goals and financial success.  The firm provides attest, tax and advisory services through a long-term relationship built on trust and service.  Maloney + Novotny is a member of Nexia International, a worldwide network of independent accountants, business advisors and consultants.

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