Scott Zarret, CPA

Scott Zarret, CPA

Scott Zarret, CPA
President
CPAacademy.org
CPAwebengage
scott@cpawebengage.com
(877) 510-5302 x1

ABOUT SCOTT ZARRET, CPA

With more than 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, Scott Zarret is widely recognized for developing innovative and highly successful marketing and sales strategies. Zarret is uniquely qualified to help companies maximize webinars as an effective marketing tactic, with his platform having delivered more than 600,000 hours of Continuing Professional Education via live webcast.

An alumnus of University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, Scott began his career in the audit and tax department of what is now CohnReznick.

Misty Megia

Misty Megia
VP of Strategic Initiatives
CPAacademy.org
CPAwebengage
misty.megia@cpawebengage.com
(650) 560-4068

ABOUT MISTY MEGIA

Misty Megia is a business strategist extraordinaire. With over 20 years experience in market strategy, project management, public speaking, corporate branding and channel marketing, Misty has driven success for multiple companies across a variety of industries from hardware manufacturing, software developers, green energy, education and more.

Misty’s powerful methods in helping businesses to create new revenue streams, develop their brand, streamline operations and bring a fresh eye to a company have positioned her as a leader in her field. Most recently, she worked with established thought leader Doug Sleeter, as Executive Director for The Sleeter Group where she managed the day-to-day operations of the company and established strong partnerships in the community to build on the trusted brand. After three short years working with the accounting industry, Misty was honored as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting by CPA Practice Advisor.

Articles & Recordings

Video – Recorded October 2013

Education, Thought Leadership, & Sales

How is it that some stand out in the profession, while others simply do not? On the surface, it appears that some accountants simply transcend their normal roles and become thought leaders, taking their messages far and wide. But how does that happen and why does it matter?

Article – Written March 2014

Hello Free and Online, Farewell to Fees: New Trends in Continuing Professional Education

The most respected universities in the world, such as Harvard and MIT, have led the charge in doing what was once unthinkable: offering access to thousands of online educational courses, for credit, at no cost to their potential students.  Why are for-profit institutions giving away their prized content?  These institutions have already discovered that this approach allows potential students to “sample their goods” prior to making a more costly commitment.   

As a community of lifelong learners, we will benefit greatly from the current shift to online education, an innovation that saves students and presenters time and money.  The accounting profession is not immune to such shifts in how people receive information and how much they are willing to pay for it.  (read more)

Blog – Founder’s Story –  TSheets Blog – May 2015

Founder Stories: Scott Zarret, CPAacademy

Have you ever felt that you’re settling and not reaching your fullest potential? It happens to the best of us. Luckily, we’re surrounded by enough marvelous people with inspiring stories to push us to go further and pursue our dreams. I talk about how I founded CPAacademy.org on the TSheets blog! Click here to read the blog

Article – My Office Today – Written April 2015 

FREE ONLINE EDUCATION – GLOBAL TRENDS AND THE IMPACT ON CPAS

To understand the impact online education will have on the future of the accounting profession, we need to understand how online education has already changed the world for millions of people. (read the article)

Article – The History of CPAacademy.org – Written December 2015

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