MBAF's Alexander E. Binelo Appointed to Coral Gables Economic Development Board
04/25/2013

Binelo is MBAF's Healthcare Audit practice leader and has many years of experience auditing healthcare organizations, including Health Maintenance Organizations, hospitals, and durable medical equipment companies, amongst others.

Online PR News – 25-April-2013 – Miami, FL – MIAMI – Alexander E. Binelo, CPA and director in the Audit Department of Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC (MBAF), has been selected to join the Economic Development Board for the City of Coral Gables. Binelo was nominated by Coral Gables Commissioner Frank C. Quesada to fulfill an open seat on the board; his term began April 2013 and will run through May 31, 2013.

The Economic Development Board plays an instrumental role in developing programs to attract new businesses and developers to the City. The board works hand-in-hand with the Coral Gables Economic Sustainability Department in making recommendations to the City Commission regarding development issues and formulating and executing the department's goals.

"At MBAF, we encourage our employees to be involved in their local communities, as we see the impact our team can make outside of the boardroom," said Tony Argiz, chairman and CEO of MBAF. "I applaud Alex on his new role with the City of Coral Gables and commend him on his commitment to the area and its economic development."

Binelo is MBAF's Healthcare Audit practice leader and has many years of experience auditing healthcare organizations, including Health Maintenance Organizations, hospitals, and durable medical equipment companies, amongst others. In addition, Binelo has extensive work experience in the audits of various retail, sports and entertainment and wholesale/distribution organizations.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a board member of Family Resource Center of South Florida, an audit committee member of the United Way of Miami-Dade and a healthcare committee member of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. Binelo attended Florida International University where he earned a Bachelor of Accounting degree and a Master of Science in Taxation degree.

About MBAF
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC (MBAF) is the 36th largest certified public accounting firm in the nation. For 17 years, INSIDE Public Accounting's Best of the Best list has ranked MBAF as one of the top 50 performing firms in the country. More than 400 highly-qualified principals and employees serve domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries and practices in more than 44 countries and all 50 states from offices in Miami, New York, Baltimore, Boca Raton, Boulder, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Valhalla (Westchester, NY) and India.