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Dena Hall Joins Ryan as Principal and National Practice Leader of the Firm's New Transaction Tax Compliance Practice

Press Release Jun 27, 2008

Dallas, Texas - Ryan, the leading tax services firm in North America, with the largest transaction tax practice in the United States and Canada, today announced that Dena Hall has joined the Firm as a Principal and National Practice Leader to direct the Firm's new Transaction Tax Compliance practice. Ms. Hall is a seasoned industry expert, having applied process improvement methodologies and best practices for the tax compliance functions of an impressive array of Fortune 1000 clients. She will be based in the Firm's Los Angeles, California office.

With more than 17 years of diverse industry experience in multistate sales and use tax consulting, automation, and compliance, Ms. Hall has provided outsourced sales and use tax administration resources that serve as an extension to the reporting and remittance functions of large and small organizations all across the country. Prior to joining Ryan, she was a National Leader in charge of True Partners' sales tax compliance and automation practice. Ms. Hall was also the Transaction Tax Process Solution Practice Leader for a large, international accounting firm.

"Ms. Hall is one of the most capable tax professionals in the industry and will provide our clients tremendous added value through compliance services that compliment our tax recovery engagements," said G. Brint Ryan, Managing Principal of Ryan. "Adding Ms. Hall to the Ryan leadership team is another move toward realizing our vision of acquiring and retaining the industry's premier tax talent to best serve our clients."

"Ryan's exceptionally talented professionals, unparalleled growth trajectory, and focus on quality client service have become widely recognized throughout the industry," said Ms. Hall. "I am honored to join the leadership team and look forward to directing the rapid expansion of our Transaction Tax Compliance practice."

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,800 professionals and associates serves over 30,000 clients in more than 80 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


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