Mr. Harper graduated from Rider University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1982.
In 1987, Mr. Harper was licensed as a Certified Public Accountant and in 2007, became a partner in Seligson & Giannattasio, LLP. Seligson & Giannattasio was established over 90 years ago and is peer reviewed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant and is inspected by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Before joining the firm, Mr. Harper was an audit supervisor with Wiss & Company. He is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and the AICPA Section for Forensic and Valuation Services. He is also a Certified Systems engineer for Microsoft’s Solomon software.
Mr. Harper’s broad base of experience includes reviews and audits of closely-held companies, initial public offerings, reverse mergers and audits of publicly held companies in industries such as manufacturing, biotechnology, broker-dealers, oil & gas and service companies. He also has extensive experience in tax planning and preparation for individuals and various types of business entities.