Firm News

June 21, 2021

Ren Cicalese III Awarded NJCPA 2021 Impact Ovation Award

(Cherry Hill, NJ) The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) has named Associate Partner Ren Cicalese III, CPA, MST a 2021 Ovation Award winner in the Impact category. The Ovation Awards were announced June 17 at the NJCPA Virtual Convention and distributed in seven categories: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; Emerging Leaders; Exceptional Educators; Impact; Innovation; Lifetime Leader and Women to Watch.

The Impact category recognizes those who dedicate meaningful time and energy to any of the following commendable endeavors: giving back to the community; sharing professional expertise to support others; or advancing the interests and needs of the accounting profession through active engagement, leadership or advocacy.

Ren, a graduate of Rutgers University and Philadelphia University, was specifically recognized for his unwavering leadership at the firm and in the community, especially during the events of the past year. He was instrumental in keeping the Alloy Silverstein team and clients informed of numerous COVID-19, PPP, and other relief updates, including presenting 4 sold-out webinars to over 350 business owners from across the country. Ren is also an active member of the NJCPA, dedicating his time as Director of the Southwest Chapter, reviewing scholarship applications, and continuing the annual Fall Food Drive.

The NJCPA, with more than 14,000 members, represents the interests of the accounting profession and advances the financial well-being of the people of New Jersey. The NJCPA plays a leadership role in supporting the profession by providing members with educational resources, access to shared knowledge and a continuing effort to create and expand professional opportunities.

View all of the Ovation Award winners at Learn more about Ren at


About Alloy Silverstein
Alloy Silverstein is a regional accounting and advisory firm providing quality tax, accounting, auditing, financial, and outsourcing solutions to the individuals and businesses of the South Jersey community since 1959. With over 50 professionals in Cherry Hill, Hammonton, and Mount Laurel, NJ, Alloy Silverstein’s team of CPAs, business advisors, and payroll specialists work together to help small and medium sized businesses achieve their personal and professional goals. A 2019, 2020, and 2021 Best of Accounting™ Award Winner for client service excellence, the firm was also recognized by Forbes as a 2020 and 2021 Best Accounting and Tax Firm. Learn more at