Victor W. Vaccaro, Jr.

Victor W. Vaccaro, Jr., CPA/ABV, CFF, CDA is a principal with over twenty-four years experience providing valuation, accounting and consulting services for Architectural and Engineering Firms. He regularly performs valuations for mergers and acquisitions, internal ownership transfers, and transactions with Employee Stock Ownership Plans. In addition, he specializes in performing business valuations for financial reporting purposes. Vic provides consulting services in the areas of ownership transition, industry benchmarking, profitability enhancement, improved budgeting, and strategic planning initiatives. He also assists clients with matters related to their overhead rate in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).

A summary of Vic's credentials and affiliations are as follows:

Academic and Professional Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of New York with license to practice in numerous states
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) designation by the AICPA
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Certified Design Accountant (CDA)
  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting and Finance, Clarkson University, 1990

Positions and Experience

  • Principal, Dannible/McKee and Associates, Ltd. (A business valuation company)
  • Partner, Dannible & McKee, LLP Certified Public Accountants and Consultants
  • Ownership Transition and Firm Valuation Consultant to Architectural, Engineering and Design Firms

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified Design Accountants Association (CDAA), Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
  • Associate Member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Risk Management Association (RMA), Board Member

Community Organizations

  • Treasurer for the Board of Members of the East Area Family YMCA
  • Finance Committee and Board Member for the Greater Syracuse YMCA
  • Board of Directors of the Fayetteville-Manlius Little League

Publications and Seminars

  • "Understanding the Value of Your AE Firm,", January 2017
  • Firm Valuation and Managing Your Firm for Profitability - NYA AIA Conference, September 2014
  • Five Great Ideas to Improve your Financial Analysis - Axium A/E Industry Webinar, August 2013
  • Successful Ownership Transition for A/E Firms - National Society of Professional Engineers, May 2012
  • Understanding FAR Overhead Calculations & Audits - A/E Business Journal, September 2011