2021 Ovation Award Winner


Parsippany, NJ, July 2, 2021 –– Top 100 accounting, tax and business advisory leader, Sax LLP, is proud to announce the recognition of Partner, Melissa (Missy) O’Shea on the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) list of 2021 Ovation Award winners.  Missy was named in the “Woman to Watch” category.

The NJCPA’s Ovation Awards applauds individuals for their exemplary efforts and stellar achievement in advancing New Jersey’s accounting profession.  The 2021 “Woman to Watch” award specifically recognizes female NJCPA members who demonstrate outstanding leadership, potential, contributions and commitment to fostering the success of their colleagues.

“I am honored to be named as a ‘Woman to Watch’ by an organization like the NJCPA that does so much to advance my profession,” said Missy O’Shea.  “To be recognized with many prominent peers in a category such as this truly validates my efforts to serve my clients, my co-workers and my industry to the best of my ability.  I thank the NJCPA for this award, and I congratulate all the other deserving women in my profession who received this honor.”

The Ovation Awards were announced on June 17, 2021 at the NJCPA Virtual Convention and distributed in seven categories: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; Emerging Leaders; Exceptional Educators; Impact; Innovation; Lifetime Leader and Women to Watch.

About Sax LLP

Founded in 1956, Sax LLP is a Top 100, multi-disciplinary accounting, tax and advisory firm serving the needs of privately held companies, family-owned businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and high-net-worth individuals.  With offices in Parsippany, NJ, Pennington, NJ and New York City, NY, Sax has the industry expertise to serve clients in our largest vertical markets. Sax has been ranked among the Top Accounting Firms by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA), Accounting Today and NJBIZ.  For more information, please visit www.saxllp.com.

About the NJCPA

The NJCPA, with more than 14,000 members, represents the interests of the accounting profession and advances the financial well-being of the people of New Jersey. The NJCPA plays a leadership role in supporting the profession by providing members with educational resources, access to shared knowledge and a continuing effort to create and expand professional opportunities.

View all the Ovation Award winners at njcpa.org/awards.


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