PROVIDENCE — Piccerelli Gilstein & Company LLP, an independent accounting firm, has announced that Doryanne Hamel, of Westerly, has been named a partner, effective Jan. 1.
Hamel, a certified public accountant, works with closely held businesses in a number of industries and has been responsible for the audits of privately held companies and employee benefit plans with gross revenue ranging from $2 million to $2 billion. She also assists clients obtaining Rhode Island tax credits, including credits for movie productions, jobs incentives and historic preservation.
She has a master's degree in finance and financial management from Johnson & Wales University, and B.S. degree in accounting from Bryant University. She joined PG&Co in 2008.
The firm, which has offices in Providence and New Beford, Mass., opened in 1973 and offers a full spectrum of business and financial planning services. Jennifer Freitas, another CPA, was also named a partner; she joined the firm in 1998.