DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. –August 12, 2016– Becker Professional Education, a global leader in professional education and a part of DeVry Education Group, today announced that it has named industry veteran Kenneth Koskay as senior director of Global Accounts. Koskay will lead a team of field and in-house sales representatives focused on implementing strategies to grow Becker’s Continuing Professional Education (CPE) product line for Certified Public Accountants (CPAs). Koskay is a CPA and a Certified Financial Planner with more than 30 years of accounting, tax, financial planning and business consulting experience.
Most recently, Koskay was senior vice president and general manager of the Learning Solutions business segment at Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting, where he and his team created the largest for-profit CPE provider in the U.S. They also developed Checkpoint Learning, one of the industry’s leading online learning management, course delivery and workflow solutions platforms for tax, audit and accounting professionals. During his 22-year tenure with Thomson Reuters, he also served as the senior director of business development and strategy as well as vice president of CPE and new market development. Koskay also previously worked with Ernst & Young, LLP, in client service positions.
“We are thrilled to have Ken join our Becker Professional Education leadership team,” said John Roselli, president at Becker Professional Education. “Ken’s in-depth industry experience, long-standing relationships and outstanding leadership skills are unmatched in the industry and will be an incredible asset to Becker.”
Becker’s CPE courses provide fresh, relevant information on topics that range from accounting principles and taxation to fraud, management leadership and much more. In his new role, Koskay will help ensure that Becker continues to offer information that applies to CPAs’ current jobs, but also provide resources that are designed to develop and sharpen skills they need for career advancement. Koskay lives in Southlake, Texas, with his wife and sons.
Becker Professional Education, a part of DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV), is a global leader in professional education serving the accounting, project management and healthcare professions. Nearly half a million professionals have prepared to advance their careers through its CPA Exam Review, ACCA® Exam Review, CMA Exam Review, PMP® Exam Review, USMLE® Review and Continuing Professional Education courses. Throughout its more than 50-year history, Becker has earned a strong track record of student success through world-class teaching, curriculum and learning tools that enable its students to develop the knowledge and performance skills necessary to stay ahead in an ever-changing business world. For more information about Becker Professional Education, visit www.becker.com or call 1-877-CPA-EXAM.