2018 New CPA Banquet

On Thursday, June 7, the WICPA will be hosting the 2018 New CPA Banquet to honor and celebrate 2017's newly licensed CPAs for their hard work, dedication and accomplishment of becoming a CPA.

Join us for this night of celebration to:

  • Recognize 2017 newly licensed CPAs as they receive their State of Wisconsin CPA certificate*
  • Hear from keynote speaker William S. Tatman, CPA
  • Network with newly licensed CPAs and leaders in the accounting profession
  • Enjoy dinner, drinks and entertainment


*2017 newly licensed CPAs must RSVP to Jessica Murphy by Friday, May 18 to receive their State of Wisconsin CPA certificate at the Banquet.

Date & Location

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 W. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53203


5:00 p.m. Registration & networking reception
6:30 p.m. Welcome from 2018-19 Chair of the Board Michael D. Akers, CPA, CGMA, CIA, CMA, CFE, CBM, PhD and YP Committee Chair Kyle R. Stephens, CPA
6:45 p.m. Seated Dinner
7:45 p.m. Recognition of new CPAs and keynote presentation from William S. Tatman, CPA
8:15 - 10 p.m.

RSVP by Friday, May 18

Complimentary for 2017 newly licensed CPAs and one guest.

Additional guest tickets are available for $40.

To RSVP, contact Jessica Murphy at jessica@wicpa.org or 262-785-0445 ext. 4502.



Valet parking is available at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee lobby. Parking is available at Isaac's Parking Garage, 330 W. Wells St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Overnight Accommodations

A block of rooms has been reserved for the night of Thursday, June 7 at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee. Reservations must be made by Friday, May 4. The room rate is $149 plus tax. To reserve a room, book online or call 414-276-1234 and identify yourself with the WICPA group.