Cowan, Gunteski & Co., P.A.’s Danielle
Bagdzinski Nominated for International ATHENA® Young Professional
Toms River, NJ, October 10, 2018 –
Danielle Bagdzinski, marketing manager at leading
accounting and profitability consulting firm, Cowan, Gunteski & Co., P.A.
has been nominated by the Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce for the
prestigious ATHENA® Young Professional Leadership Award.
international ATHENA® Award Program celebrates women as valued
members and leaders of the community, and recognizes those who support them.
The ATHENA® Award honors an individual for business or professional
accomplishments, community service as well as mentoring others and being a role
model to encourage women to achieve their full leadership potential. The
Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce is presenting the ATHENA®
Young Professional Leadership Award to recognize emerging leaders in our
community. Danielle joins six additional nominees in this category, as well as
nine nominees in the ATHENA® Leadership category.
are thrilled that Danielle has been nominated for this esteemed award,” said
Donald A. Cowan, CPA, PFS, PSA, CFP® managing director, Cowan,
Gunteski & Co., P.A. “To say that Danielle goes above and beyond for her
community is an understatement. Her dedication and compassion are an
inspiration to everyone around her. We are proud to have Danielle on our team.”
is a board member of the Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce (also a member
of the chamber’s Young Professionals Group, Membership & Marketing
Committee and Golf Committee). She was also a candidate in the New Jersey
Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) 2018 Man & Woman of
the Year Campaign where she raised almost $40,000 for LLS to continue its
mission to find a cure for blood cancer. Additionally, she is a member of the
Monmouth-Ocean Development Council (also a member of Monmouth Ocean Development
Council Marketing Committee), Shore Builders Association of Central NJ, New
Jersey Builders Association, Professional Women in Building of the Garden State
and the United Way of Monmouth & Ocean Counties’ Hearts of Gold Gala 2016
& 2018 committee. Danielle was also a member of the Girl Scouts of the
Jersey Shore’s 2017 Golf Classic committee, as well as the 2017 Dancing with
our Monmouth & Ocean County Stars committee.
received the 2017 Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Phenomenal Women Under 40
Award; the 2015 Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Council President’s Award for
implementing the first-ever company wellness program; the 2014 Girl Scouts of
the Jersey Shore ‘Above & Beyond’ Award for efforts following Superstorm
Sandy; and the 2013 President’s Award from the Jersey Shore Public Relations
& Advertising Association in the Digital/Interactive Media category.
graduated with distinction in 2007 from Seton Hall University in South Orange,
NJ, earning a master of arts in Strategic Communication. She also received a
bachelor of arts in English with a minor in the Sociology of Law, Criminology
& Deviance from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN in 2005.
ATHENA® and ATHENA® Young Professional Leadership Award
Nominees will be honored at a celebratory luncheon hosted by the Monmouth
Regional Chamber of Commerce on November 2nd at 11:30 am at the
Radisson Hotel & Banquet Center in Freehold. Tickets and sponsorship
opportunities are available at www.monmouthregionalchamber.com
learn more about Danielle and Cowan, Gunteski & Co., P.A., please visit www.cgteam.com
About Cowan, Gunteski & Co., P.A.
in 1982, Cowan, Gunteski & Co., P.A. is one of the top certified public
accounting firms in New Jersey, providing a wide range of accounting, audit,
tax and consulting services to a variety of clients in diverse industries,
including construction, distribution, fuel and energy, healthcare, legal, life
sciences, manufacturing, nonprofit, professional services and technology. In
addition to traditional services, the firm provides business valuation,
profitability enhancement, wealth management, forensic accounting, fraud
investigation, matrimonial accounting, mediation, medical billing and
litigation support services.
firm is committed to being an active partner in its clients’ growth by
delivering consistent exceptional service, value beyond accounting and
innovative solutions focused on clients’ goals. It believes in and encourages
proactive involvement with every client, as well as charitable and community
to learn more about the powerful, personalized
financial solutions we provide.