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Dallas Business Journal Honors Josh Cohen as 40 Under 40 Winner

Press Release Apr 12, 2018

Dallas Business Journal Honors Ryan Principal and Transaction Tax Practice Leader, Josh Cohen, as 40 Under 40 Winner

Dallas, Texas – Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, announced that Josh Cohen was honored by the Dallas Business Journal as one of the 40 most highly accomplished Dallas/Fort Worth professionals under the age of 40. The annual Dallas Business Journal 40 Under 40 award recognizes North Texas men and women in business who represent innovation and excellence in their fields and have achieved outstanding accomplishments early in their careers. The 2018 40 Under 40 class includes young entrepreneurs and executives who have experienced great professional success, while demonstrating a personal commitment to the North Texas community.

Mr. Cohen began his career at the Firm in 2002 and was promoted to Principal in 2013. In 2017, four years after becoming a principal, Mr. Cohen was named Transaction Tax Practice Leader to lead the Firm’s largest practice area, where he manages more than 400 professionals across 34 locations. He lectures on various topics for leading industry associations and is a member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT). Mr. Cohen holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Emory University.

“I am proud to be honored among such an impressive group of young Dallas/Fort Worth professionals,” said Mr. Cohen. “I am also thankful to work for an incredible Firm like Ryan, where I am empowered within a dynamic work environment that offers an incredible opportunity for personal and professional growth.”

“Josh is one of the premier tax professionals in our industry and consistently demonstrates superior leadership skills, outstanding technical expertise, and a commitment to client service excellence,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “I am very proud of his incredible achievement and thank him for his continued dedication to serving our clients and our business.”

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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