Joseph Kask


Regional Managing Principal of Global Markets responsible for the overall stewardship of cross boarder growth.  Primary focus is working with the leadership team on the development and execution of the firms's strategy around the globe and in New England including geographic expansion, professional development, client experience, operational excellence and firm culture.  Responsibilities also include strategic direction of CLA Global as Co Chief Executive Officer.

I began my career with BlumShapiro in 2007 serving in several leadership roles including Industry Leader for the Government practice, Managing Partner of BlumShapiro's West Hartford, CT office, Partner in Charge of Marketing and Development and two terms on the firm's Executive Committee.  In 2015 was elected to the position of Chief Executive Officer.

Prior to Joining BlumShapiro, I served as a partner with Scully & Wolf, LLP.



Graduate of the University of Connecticut (UCONN) with a degree in accounting.

In the community

The Board of Directors of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) and it's Executive Committee.  Previously served on the Connecticut Council of Small Towns, the Government Relations and Public Policy Committee and Legislative Affairs Council of the MetroHartford Alliance, and many Nonprofit organizations.  Active in the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.