LDP Wine of the Week- Stellenzicht Golden Triangle Shiraz

March 4, 2014

The wine’s rich, intense colour shows hues of ruby and garnet, and faint tinges of purple around the edges. Plummy liquorice with touches of star-anise, freshly-roasted nuts and white pepper are displayed on the nose. Juicy on the palate with loads of ripe, red and black berry-fruit flavours. Soft, rich and elegant throughout with an exceptionally classy finish. Very enjoyable while young but further cellaring will enhance complexity. Cellaring of eight to twelve years is recommended.

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Wine of the week- Rietvallei Shiraz 2010.

February 18, 2014

Rietvallei Special Select Shiraz is a full-bodied, complex wine with excellent fruit and wood integration. Lots of work in the vineyard and minimal interference in the cellar allows this wine to express its terroir to the fullest.

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Quote for the midweek…

February 12, 2014

‘I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.’
– Jeff Bezos


Quote of the day…

August 7, 2013

‘The only safe ship in a storm is leadership.’

– Faye Wattleton


LDP wine of the week- Rietvallei Special Select Sauvignon Blanc 2012.

May 7, 2013

The Rietvallei Special Select Sauvignon Blanc is a full-bodied, complex wine with excellent varietal expression. Lots of work in the vineyard and minimal interference in the cellar allows this wine to express its terroir to the fullest. Elegant, lively and finely balanced, this Sauvignon Blanc is tightly wound around a core of crisp, flinty and mineral notes.

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Quote of the day…

April 18, 2013

‘The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.’

– Harvey S. Firestone


LDP Expands Global Resources through Strategic Membership in PrimeGlobal

July 18, 2012

LDP is pleased to announce that its accounting association of choice has launched a new name and image that reflect its status as the third largest association of accounting firms in the world. Formerly known as IGAF Polaris, the new PrimeGlobal provides LDP with significant expertise and resources to meet growing client needs, both internationally and domestically.

“The new PrimeGlobal name, logo, and website set us apart in the same way that the expertise, relationships, and global connectivity of firms like LDP set us apart from many other associations in our market space,” says Kevin Mead, CEO of PrimeGlobal. “Underlying the new look and feel are all the core values our association stands for: international reach, strong personal connections, technical depth and experience, and elite quality and service. The PrimeGlobal name and image clearly express how we are viewed as an association both by our membership and by the clients that they serve.”

The new association website,  primeglobal.net , is proud to feature LDP’s thought leadership and expertise. With easy-to-navigate access to PrimeGlobal firms through expanded directory search, comprehensive services/industries lists, and more, the site is an excellent complement to the resources available to clients via the LDP website and demonstrates that LDP can provide clients with the access they need to highly expert and technically skilled accounting and consulting firms around the world.

PrimeGlobal is the third largest association of independent accounting firms in the world, comprised of over 350 highly successful independent public accounting firms with a combined annual revenue of more than US$2.0 billion. PrimeGlobal’s independent member firms house a combined total of 2,200 partners, 17,000 employees, and 800 offices in 90 countries around the globe. Formed from a merger in 2011, PrimeGlobal provides its members with tools and resources to help them furnish superior accounting, auditing, tax and management services to clients around the globe. Through PrimeGlobal, independent member firms offer the strength and capabilities of a large, worldwide organization with technical depth and geographic reach impossible for a local firm alone.