Ryan L. Neal

Ryan L. Neal, CPA -
Managing Director

555 NorthPoint Center East
Suite 400
Alpharetta, GA 30022

Tel 678-699-0903
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Function and Specialization
Ryan specializes in technology (e.g., software, SaaS, and processing) and manufacturing companies.

Professional Associations

Education, Licenses & Certifications
MS, Wake Forest University
BS, Bob Jones University
Certified Public Accountant, Georgia

Ryan has 14 years of experience serving the financial reporting and accounting needs of the Southeast. Prior to joining The Argon Advisors, Ryan was a senior manager with Ernst & Young where he served several of the firm’s key audit clients in Atlanta.

Professional and Industry Experience
Ryan has significant experience serving US SEC registrants with multi-location, domestic and international operations as well as smaller, private companies.

Ryan is a subject matter expert on various accounting matters including software revenue recognition, share-based payments, and business combinations. Ryan has also assisted clients with the application of complex US GAAP associated with debt and equity transactions and other unusual contractual arrangements. Ryan is well-versed in the requirements of section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act as well as various SEC reporting regulations.

At Ernst & Young, Ryan served as a member of the firm’s Southeast Revenue Recognition Expert Network where he played an active role in understanding the requirements of the FASB’s new revenue recognition standard (ASC 606). Ryan led multiple trainings on the new standard and led the efforts to assist two of his audit clients as they began their process of implementing ASC 606.

Ryan is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Georgia, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. He received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Bob Jones University and a Master of Science in Accountancy from Wake Forest University.

Firm Leadership

Timothy R. Shelley
Ryan L. Neal

Based in Atlanta, Argon employs top finance and accounting professionals through internal resources and its strategic partners – allowing Argon to serve our international client base with a local presence. We have the ability to rapidly deploy resources to serve you wherever your needs may be.