Baker Tilly’s Kevin Schalk Honored with 40 Under 40 Award

MILWAUKEE (January 12, 2017) – Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce that Kevin Schalk, audit partner, recently was named to the Milwaukee Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” list for 2017. Schalk is the first member of Baker Tilly to receive this recognition.

“We are very proud of Kevin and are happy that he has been recognized for these outstanding qualities,” Milwaukee Office Managing Partner Wayne Morgan said. “He manages to devote more of his time and efforts to those around him than to himself. With Kevin’s commitment to the community, his family and his profession, I truly believe he was a perfect choice for this award.”

Schalk joined the firm in 2006 and currently provides attest services for public and private entities primarily in the manufacturing and financial services industries. Schalk is actively involved in numerous charitable organizations, including serving as the board president and corporate campaign chair for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America – Milwaukee Chapter, associate board member of the Zoological Society of the Milwaukee County Zoo, and a finance committee member for ACTS Housing.

This annual award recognizes and honors 40 individuals under the age of 40 who are making a difference in their industries as well as their communities. This is the 25th year the Milwaukee Business Journal has honored Milwaukee’s up-and-coming leaders. More than 260 talented Milwaukee area professionals were considered for the award this year. 

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,800 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.