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Gilford M. Sato, CPA
President and Managing Partner

Phone 808-942-8868
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Gil has been in public accounting since graduating from the University of Hawaii in 1973 with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting. He has extensive experience in auditing, review and compilation of financial statements, and in taxes and management advisory services in a variety of industries, which include hospitality, retail, wholesale, construction, real estate, services, and non-profit. Gil is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Hawaii Association of Public Accountants. Gil has six years of auditing experience with two different "Big 8" accounting firms. He was also a partner with one of the largest local firms in Hawaii, primarily in charge of accounting and auditing, and a partner in another local firm prior to forming Gilford Sato & Associates, CPAs, Inc. in 1994.