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Bill Hughes Denver Tech Center

7887 E Belleview Ave
Englewood, CO 80111



Email: bill.hughes@wipfli.com

Bill Hughes, CPA


Bill Hughes is a partner with over 30 years of public accounting experience. He works primarily with closely held private companies, with an emphasis on construction organizations ranging from small, specialty subcontractors to national general contractors. Bill is passionate about building long-term client relationships by providing the necessary services, knowledge and resources to help meet their business objectives and maximize their profits.


  • Certified Public Accountant

Past experience

  • Managing partner of Hughes & Company, which merged with Wipfli on January 1, 2021
  • Chief financial officer of a major mechanical contracting firm

Professional memberships and activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (COCPA) – Member
  • Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission – Former commissioner
  • Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) – Board member, legislative committee chair, PAC chair
  • Colorado Contractors Association (CCA) – Associate board member
  • Construction Finanical Management Association (CFMA) – Board member

Areas of Focus

  • Construction
  • Financial accounting and assurance
  • Corporate taxation
  • Economic and cash flow models
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Litigation support services and expert witness testimony


Black Hills State University
  • Bachelor of science degree in business administration with an accounting emphasis