An engaging leadership conference for tomorrow’s leaders
July 12 – 14, 2023
in Louisville, KY
Own your future
Are you an accounting, finance, or business student looking for exciting future career opportunities and want to learn more about being a future leader? Join Dean Dorton’s IGNITE Leadership Conference, a premier three-day program for today’s students looking to become tomorrow’s leaders.
Dean Dorton’s IGNITE Leadership Conference is for students from colleges and universities across the Southeast region who want to learn more about career opportunities in various fields of finance, gain an understanding of working at a business advisory professional service firm, and hone in on your leadership skills through development and networking activities all while having fun in one of our local offices and communities.
At IGNITE, you have the opportunity to:
Gain hands-on experience working with industry leaders
Learn exam tips and tricks for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam or other exams you may be sitting for soon
Get to know Dean Dorton, our services, and our industry expertise
Meet our team – experience what it’s like working at the 111th top firm in the U.S. – from interns to Partners
Have fun! It won’t be just business—social and networking events help you expand your horizon and personal development
Dean Dorton is one of the largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms in the Southeast with offices in Kentucky and North Carolina and team members working in-person and remotely. Dean Dorton has been named a “Top Firm in the Southeast” along with “Beyond the Top 100: Firms to Watch” list by Accounting Today for several consecutive years, among other accolades.
We provide an integrated suite of audit, tax, business management, consulting, and technology solutions to companies throughout the region, nationally, and internationally. Dean Dorton helps clients strategize, adapt, and change in every stage of business, from startup to growth and succession planning. We emphasize smart technology, leading a cloud revolution of financial, operational, and compliance tools that are transforming the way companies do business.
Applications are open to college level students (including non-traditional)
Interest in a career in accounting, finance, business management, business analytics, economics, or other related fields
Variety of backgrounds and experiences—from academic success, campus involvement, and athletics to those who have worked part-time or full-time while attending school
Wednesday, July 12 – Friday, July 14, 2023
Please only apply if you can commit to the entire duration of the three-day program.
Accommodations and Transportation
Dean Dorton covers the cost of your hotel stay during our IGNITE Leadership Conference with our room block.
Qualifying participants can also have travel expenses paid. Restrictions apply.
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