CapinCrouse expands cybersecurity services with merger

CapinCrouse Expands Cybersecurity Expertise with Addition of Traina & Associates
Firm to Offer Key Cybersecurity Services to Nonprofit Clients Nationwide

INDIANAPOLIS, January 5, 2017 – As recent news headlines illustrate, cybersecurity hacks are a significant and growing risk, and nonprofit organizations are not immune. CapinCrouse LLP, a national CPA and consulting firm devoted to serving nonprofit organizations, is pleased to announce the addition of Traina & Associates, a national information security audit and consulting firm, effective January 1, 2017. The merger will allow the firm to serve nonprofit clients with a broad range of information security consulting and risk management services.

The new subsidiary will operate as Traina & Associates, a CapinCrouse company.* Lisa Traina, Founder and President of Traina & Associates, and Lindsey Whinnery, Director of Program Development, serve as partners in the new subsidiary. Other key Traina associates have also joined the new subsidiary.

“The need for expert information security services is rapidly increasing as nonprofits face numerous and diverse cybersecurity threats, and we are pleased to empower our clients in this critical area,” said James Oberle, Partner and Chief Executive Officer at CapinCrouse. “Traina & Associates brings leading expertise and experience to our firm, allowing us to provide innovative service to our nonprofit clients in the critical area of information systems risk management. Additionally, the Traina team will be able to help our audit staff more effectively audit information systems general controls and complex information systems environments.”

“We are excited to add the mission-focused nonprofit clients CapinCrouse serves, and help them protect their information systems and reduce their cybersecurity risk,” Lisa Traina noted.