Ibanessa Soto Hogan
Masterpiece Accounting Services LLC (MAS) was founded by Ibanessa Soto Hogan. With a strong passion for learning, she earned her Bachelors Degree in Public Accounting at La Universidad Technologica de Santiago (UTESA) in her native land, the Dominican Republic. Ibanessa moved to New York in 1997 to continue pursuing her spiritual goals and become a better leader. She has always had a great desire to help people, leading her to start MAS in 2011.
Ibanessa is an Enrolled Agent (EA), a license granted by the Internal Revenue Service to tax professionals, a degreed and experienced Accountant, a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor, and a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB). She is currently attending graduate school to obtain her MBA at Concordia University.
Prior to starting MAS, Ibanessa worked in the corporate world for 15 years as an accomplished professional, accumulating extensive experience in accounting, bookkeeping, and auditing. She held both junior and senior accounting positions in companies such as Coopers & Lybrand (currently Price Waterhouse Coopers), ThyssenKrupp Elevator/Dover Elevator, Frito Lay and Castle Oil Corporation.
Ibanessa, along with her team, is a business consultant and is passionate about helping her clients achieve success in their business endeavors and lead them through meaningful transformation to enable them to become more competitive and profitable.
Board Member – She serves on the Board of the Chamber of Commerce of New Rochelle.
She also offers educational training through her firm and for WEDC and Score.