Pat Odom, CPA/ABV, CFE, has been promoted to partner at Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, a Charleston-based accounting and business advisory firm.
Odom, a certified public accountant, is accredited in business valuation and is also a certified fraud examiner. He focuses on providing tax and advisory services to clients in a wide range of industries, including retail, real estate, construction, healthcare, professional services, food and beverage, and hospitality and tourism industries.
With more than ten years of experience in public accounting, Odom is well versed in the areas of business valuation, business and individual income tax planning, and outsourced accounting. He regularly assists clients with budgeting and cash flow forecasts as well as the assessment of traditional or alternative financing options. He also provides business valuation and due diligence services for mergers and acquisitions and/or estate and gift tax planning as well as forensic accounting and litigation support services for family law and complex commercial disputes.
Odom earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accountancy from the College of Charleston. He has been a featured speaker at events sponsored by the National Business Institute (NBI) and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Odom currently resides in Johns Island with his wife and three children.
Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC
Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, is a certified public accounting and business advisory firm based in Charleston, S.C., utilizing significant experience in corporate financial management and public accounting. From offices in downtown Charleston, Summerville, North Charleston and Moncks Corner, the firm serves clients in the Lowcountry and throughout South Carolina, including Columbia and the Midlands. Drawing on extensive, executive-level financial management experience with international Fortune 500 corporations, the firm counsels business and individual clients with a comprehensive and strategic approach, placing emphasis on long-range financial goals and business planning. They are a member of the BDO Alliance USA, among the industry’s largest associations of accounting, consulting, and professional service firms. For more information, visit www.jnrcpas.com.