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Combating Internal Fraud Webinar


Sept. 17
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

CPE Credits



PICPA Member: $75 | Nonmember: $101

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List reasons that employees and others that are internal to an organization choose to undertake fraudulent acts.Discuss the types of control measures that work best as entities strive to mitigate fraud risk.Recognize specific internal control measures that can help to reduce fraud activities.


Fraud in the workplace isn't new, but statistics show that internally actuated fraud schemes are increasing. Using case studies from real-world examples, review some of the adverse effects rampant fraud causes businesses today.Fraud events are incredibly detrimental to organizations and often long-lasting. Review the many reasons internal fraud occurs; how invasive and damaging it can be, learn detection techniques, and explore control measures that reduce fraud risk.


Karl Egnatoff, CPA.CITP

Member, Phoenix Beach, LLC

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Karl Egnatoff is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) currently living in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. During the past 22 years Mr. Egnatoff has worked as a consultant, trainer and as a software engineer while engaged on projects for business organization of all types. Prior to this, Karl worked in public accounting as well as in private sector accounting for a period of approximately six years. Before partnering with Pat Garverick to form Phoenix Beach in 2015, Karl presented and created material in association with other quality CPE organizations for approximately seven years. In addition to being a CPA, he is also a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP).

During the course of his career, Mr. Egnatoff has owned and operated a number of successful businesses. All of these provided services to other organizations in the business community.  The experience he garnered while serving these organizations helps him now as he writes and presents continuing professional education through Phoenix Beach.

Mr. Egnatoff is a member of the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Information Technology Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also achieved a number of technology certifications including Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Certified Software Engineer (CSE) and Certified Integration Developer (CID).

Karl graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. During his time in college, he participated in division I Cross County competing on the varsity squad. He was also on Marshall’s Track team. Karl and his wife Lana have been married for twenty-seven years. They have two grown sons, Jordan and Steven.



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