Global destination design and planning firm, PGAV Destinations, has announced the promotion of Jim Duckwitz from Accounting Manager to Controller.
In his new role, Duckwitz will report directly to PGAV’s CFO, and will oversee critical accounting functions, preparing internal reporting, and preparing and analysing key financial statements.
“Jim has been a remarkable asset to PGAV for the past decade, ” commented Lyda Krewson, PGAV CFO. “His diligence, persistence, ability to work collaboratively across departments, and attention to detail continue to bolster PGAV’s financial management to a world-class level.”
Duckwitz, who completed his accounting degree at the University of Illinois in 1999, has worked as a Controller at FCI Holdings Inc. and as a Staff Auditor at RubinBrown LLP.
“My career with PGAV Destinations has been an excellent experience, both in personal enjoyment and professional challenge, ” observed Duckwitz.
“I’m amazed by the design creativity of my colleagues; and although I can’t draw a straight line myself, it’s deeply fulfilling to contribute to a successful company by advising on business decisions, financial tools, and project information.”
PGAV Destinations prides itself on its integrated approach to destination design and planning. The company’s varied client roster boasts numerous industry leaders including
SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment, the Biltmore Companies, Bass Pro Shops, Ameristar Casinos, Universal Studios, The Gettysburg Foundation, the Saint Louis Zoo, and many others.