Vincent I. Porter, CPA
President and CEO
Vince I. Porter, CPA - Personal Profile
Vince Porter graduated from Texas State University at San Marcos with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting and Finance. After several years as a tax associate for a large accounting firm, he joined the firm of Porter & Company, CPAs in 2005 and quickly became President and CEO after his father’s retirement from the practice soon thereafter.
Vince Porter holds a Certified Public Accounting certificate from the state of Texas. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.
His interests include community events and spending time with his wife Heather, their five children and menagerie of animals (a terrier named Clover, guinea pig named Buckeye, bearded dragon named Luci, bears, tigers and lions oh my). Vince is an avid hunter, fisherman, cyclist, and triathlete, in addition to following both college and professional sports. With a freshman starting at A&M in the fall of 2020 we are sure to become big Aggies, Whoop!
2018 CPA Practice Advisor Top 40 CPAs Under 40
Each year, CPA Practice Advisor recognizes professionals who are under 40 and are emerging as future leaders in the profession. The 40 Under 40 Awards highlight the top practicing public accountants, educators, and thought leaders who are changing the accounting profession through exemplary leadership, innovative thinking, collaborative efforts to provide unity in the profession across generations, and community outreach which expands the visibility of the profession outside of the workplace.
In 2018, Vince Porter has been named as one of the top 40 CPAs under 40. Vince has been the President and CEO of Porter & Company CPAs since 2008. In that time, he has expanded the firm from a small 2-person organization in Arlington, Texas to a 7-person organization with multiple offices in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex. He has spearheaded the revenue growth by 400% in that time.
Vince has used his experience as a CPA and small business owner to work with the Community Storehouse in Keller, Texas as a board of directors and finance committee member. Vince is honored to be recognized as a leader in the profession and is enthusiastic to continue toward the goal of making the accounting profession a better place by sharing his ideas, skills, and passion.
Vince has also been quoted in CNN Money, by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Upjourney.com, Grow Your Firm Podcast, Avalara and several other publications.