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Training for Business Professionals

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

Karl Egnatoff

J. Patrick "Pat" Garverick, CPA, MT, CFP®  

Karl W. Egnatoff, CPA, CITP  

 The Authors of Our Material

Karl Egnatoff is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) currently living in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He has worked as an information technology services provider, a trainer and a programmer related to financial and business technology projects since 1995. Prior to this, Karl worked in public accounting as well as in private sector accounting for a period of approximately six years. He has been teaching group live and web-based continuing education since 2006. In addition to being a CPA, he is also a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP). 

Karl is a member of the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Information Technology Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also achieved a number of technology certifications including Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Certified Software Engineer (CSE) and Certified Integration Developer (CID). During the course of his career, Mr. Egnatoff has owned and operated a number of successful businesses.


Karl graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. During his time in college he participated in division I Cross County competing on the varsity squad. He was also on Marshall’s Track team. Karl and his wife Lana live in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and have been married since 1990. They have two grown sons, Jordan and Steven.

Pat Garverick is a Certified Public Accountant who currently lives in the Phoenix, Arizona area. He began his career in public accounting in 1988 after obtaining his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) in Accounting from The Ohio State University. After receiving his Master of Taxation (MT) degree from Arizona State University in 1992, Mr. Garverick began operating his own tax and financial planning business. He also started writing, reviewing, and teaching tax and financial planning continuing professional education courses around the country.

 In addition to being a CPA, Pat is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). This role serves to enhance the knowledge he brings as he writes and presents continuing education material. Mr. Garverick is a member of the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Pat has presented continuing education sessions throughout the country and has won awards for both his skills as an instructor as well as for the content he has created. His knowledge, expertise, and high energy have made him one of the profession’s most highly rated speakers. He is in a very small group of instructors that are both extremely knowledgeable and interesting.

During his time in college Pat earned a letter as a member of the Ohio State Basketball squad. He remains a stanch supporter of the sports programs at his alma mater.

  About Phoenix Beach

Phoenix Beach is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.. 


Phoenix Beach was developed to provide comprehensive and up-to-date educational content for business professionals of all types. As part of our mission we strive to make sure that the material we present is delivered by knowledgeable and skilled instructors so our session participants receive a great educational experience and value. 


While providing quality content is our first priority, the manner in which we convey information is also important. Phoenix Beach always strives to make the sessions we teach interesting as well as informative. We, therefore use case studies and case examples to the greatest extent possible so participants can see how the information in the content we deliver can affect real-life businesses and individuals. Additionally, material that is created to teach the use of a device or application is designed for presentation using a hands-on instructional methodology.