Elliott Davis, LLC Names Chief Human Resources Officer, Bob Wilson

October 17, 2008

Bob Wilson to Oversee HR Activities Across Firm’s 10 Offices in Southeast

CHARLOTTE, NC, October 17, 2008 – Elliott Davis, LLC, one of the largest accounting and business advisory firms in the Southeast, recently named Bob Wilson as chief human resources officer. Wilson will oversee personnel activities including: recruiting and retention, performance management, strategic planning, merger integrations, forecasting and change management at the firm’s 10 offices throughout South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Virginia.

Prior to joining Elliott Davis in 2008, Wilson served more than 20 years in numerous capacities at McGladrey & Pullen, LLP/RSM McGladrey, Inc., most recently as senior director of human resources for the accounting firm’s New York unit. Wilson served as a consultant for Coleman, Lew & Associates before joining McGladrey & Pullen, LLP/RSM McGladrey.

“We are pleased to have a person with Bob’s credentials and successes joining us as we plan and implement our growth strategies,” said Elliott Davis Managing Shareholder Rick Davis.

Wilson earned a bachelor’s degree from Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill., and a master’s degree from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana campus, located in Urbana, Ill. Additional certifications include: SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) and a business coaching certificate earned from the University of North Carolina’s Charlotte campus. Wilson is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and past board member of the organization’s Charlotte chapter. He has also served with the Habitat for Humanity and Christ Lutheran Children’s Center. Wilson is based in the firm’s Charlotte, N.C. office.


Since 1925, Elliott Davis has been the accounting and business advisory firm that helps emerging and middle market clients continually improve their financial management. Today, Elliott Davis is one of the largest accounting and business advisory firms in the Southeast, and among the top five companies awarded as “2007 Best Places to Work in South Carolina.” Elliott Davis has 50 shareholders and 400 employees in 10 offices throughout four Southeastern states. Elliott Davis’ affiliates include Elliott Davis Capital Partners, LLC, a regional investment banking firm; Elliott Davis Technology Solutions, LLC, a leading full-service network integration and security provider; and Elliott Davis Investment Partners, which creates objective and competent investment solutions customized to meet the needs of individuals, companies, endowments and foundations. The firm is a member of The Leading Edge Alliance, an international professional association of independently-owned accounting and consulting firms based in the U.S., and is strategically aligned with LEA Europe and LEA Asia Pacific, a worldwide network of 300 offices in 80 countries around the globe. For more information about Elliott Davis and its services, visit www.elliottdavis.com.