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Emily Ackerman

Emily Ackerman
Business Development Director

Emily Ackerman serves as Bennett Thrasher’s Director of Business Development for the Southwest Region. With over a decade of industry experience, her expertise lies in navigating the complexities of the accounting world. Her unparalleled understanding of the sector’s challenges enables her to craft bespoke business development strategies that drive tangible results.

Emily’s success is rooted in her commitment to cultivating meaningful client relationships. By delving deep into their individual needs and aspirations, she delivers tailored solutions that exceed expectations. Known for her strategic acumen, she adopts a targeted approach, leveraging the firm’s strengths to capitalize on lucrative opportunities. This strategic foresight empowers the firm to thrive in competitive landscapes, cementing its reputation as a trusted industry leader.

Emily’s influence extends beyond traditional boundaries, as she actively fosters transformative connections across diverse sectors. Her multifaceted career journey, spanning media, software, and now CPA services, uniquely positions her as Dallas Fort Worth’s foremost business matchmaker. With an unwavering dedication to driving growth and innovation, Emily is poised to spearhead the firm’s expansion into new markets, igniting success on a regional scale.




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industry experience


  • Bachelor’s Degree, American University

professional affiliations

  • Association for Corporate Growth Dallas, Board Member

community involvement

  • North Texas Disability Chamber, Board Member
  • Women’s Finance Exchange, Board Member