David Reznick Presented with the Rabbi Joseph P. Weinberg Community Builder Award
Awards Dinner and Ceremony Held in Washington, DC on November 4, 2012
November 5, 2012 – Bethesda, MD — CohnReznick, the 11th largest tax, accounting and advisory firm, announced that David Reznick, co-founder and former chairman of the board of CohnReznick predecessor, Reznick Group, has received the 2012 the Rabbi Joseph P. Weinberg Community Builder Award. Reznick accepted this prominent award on November 4, 2012 during the Yachad Community Builders Bash held at the Katzen Arts Center in Washington, DC.
Named after one of the original Yachad founders, the Rabbi Joseph P. Weinberg Community Builders Award recognizes the accomplishments and dedication of a local leader who embodies the spirit of "community building." The award is presented annually as a celebration of community and recognition of Rabbi Weinberg’s life work.
“We were delighted to honor David Reznick with the Rabbi Joseph P. Weinberg Community Builder award at this year’s Community Builders Bash,” said Yachad Executive Director Audrey Lyon. “David personifies the essence of both building community and serving the needs of lower income families, not only in DC, but across the nation. David was one of the original Yachad board members and has remained an active supporter. It is wonderful to celebrate both David’s accomplishments in the field of affordable housing, as well as Yachad’s work to address critical housing needs here in DC.”
David Reznick was co-founder and chairman of the board of Reznick Group, P.C. before combining with J.H. Cohn in 2012. Since being first established in 1977 as Reznick Fedder and Silverman, Reznick Group grew from one office to a top 20 CPA firm with offices nationwide. Now with the combination with J.H. Cohn, CohnReznick is the 11th largest CPA firm in the U.S. David provides direct services to a range of real estate clients, including developers, syndicators and lending institutions. He often consults in the areas of tax analysis and the structuring of major real estate syndications, and his advice is sought frequently on policy issues related to real estate and affordable housing. David has been a featured speaker in numerous national real estate industry seminars and affordable housing conferences, lecturing on subjects such as Passive Losses and Debt Restructuring, Historic Preservation, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, New Market Tax Credits, HUD Cost Certification under sections 221D(4) and 232, Multifamily Housing and other related matters.
Reznick earned a B.S., Business Administration from the University of Maryland.
About the Yachad
Yachad – a Hebrew word for “together” – is a nonprofit organization mobilizing volunteers, skilled and unskilled, to repair and renovate housing, community spaces and commercial property throughout the District of Columbia and the greater metropolitan area. Yachad pools the resources – technical, financial and human – from the larger community to preserve and stabilize urban communities. Yachad’s work serves to encourage and strengthen understanding between communities that are so often disconnected. The organization’s work is rooted in the Jewish tradition of “tikkun olam” – repairing the world. For more information, please visit www.yachad-dc.org.
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