MIAMI (March 21, 2019) – Nationally recognized public accounting and advisory firm, MBAF, is pleased to announce that Nicole Acosta, marketing coordinator, has been awarded Rookie of the Year by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce at its annual HYPE Miami awards. HYPE Miami is the young professionals committee of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
After graduating from Universidad Iberomericana and Florida International University in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in International Business and Marketing, Acosta joined the MBAF team in 2017. Not only has Acosta excelled at her role on the marketing team, leading nearly all of the firm’s community-related events like corporate runs, holiday drives and corporate challenges, but she is also on the executive committee for The Women of MBAF, an internal group that supports the professional development of women at the firm. Acosta also dedicates much of her free time to volunteering with the United Way of Miami-Dade and is on the executive committee of Lead. Impact. Network. Change (LINC).
The HYPE Miami Awards recognize Miami-Dade’s brightest young professionals – acknowledging innovation and outstanding achievement among young professionals that have made notable contributions in Miami. The Rookie of the Year award honors young professionals who have stood out during their first 12-15 months early tenure on the job.
MBAF is ranked nationally as a Top 40 accounting and advisory firm by Accounting Today and has been named one of the Best of the Best firms in the country by INSIDE Public Accounting for the past 17 years consecutively, being chosen for demonstrating long-term consistency and exceptional performance, regardless of outside factors. Named a 2019, 2018, and 2017 South Florida Business Journal Best Places to Work finalist and a 2018 and 2017 Accounting Today Best Accounting Firm to Work For, MBAF is committed to creating an engaging and supportive workplace for its more than 600 highly qualified principals and employees. The MBAF team serves domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries and practices in more than 55 countries and all 50 states. Its offices are located in New York, Valhalla (Westchester, NY), Miami, Coral Gables, Naples, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Boca Raton, Boulder, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, Orlando, and India.