Walton Management Services Appoints Marty D. Reid as Managing Director

Ocean, NJ, August 20, 2012 – – Walton Management Services, Inc. (WMS), the longest-tenured independent tax and non-tax incentives consulting firm in the U.S., announced today the appointment of Marty Reid, as Managing Director of its newly expanded Incentive Consulting Services Division (ICS).

In his new role, Marty will leverage his 20 years of tax consulting services, incentives negotiation, site selection, and economic development expertise in identifying and administering statutory and discretionary incentive opportunities for Walton clients.

“Marty brings a wealth of expertise to the firms growing incentive consulting services, with a long history of developing supportive working relationships with both government agencies and economic development officials”, added Stiftel.

Leading negotiations for multi-million dollar projects across the United States, Marty has counseled public and privately held companies, including many Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining Walton, Mr. Reid held various tax positions at “Big Four” accounting firms such as Ernst and Young, KPMG, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Marty holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Clayton State College & University and a Master of Taxation from Georgia State University. He has served as an elected official for Clayton County, GA, served on the Governor’s Roundtable for Georgia Governor, Roy Barnes, taught accounting and taxation at Clayton State College & University as an adjunct professor of accounting, co-authored the Commerce Clearing House (CCH) State Tax Incentives Guide, consulted for several Commerce Secretaries and maintains personal and professional relationships with economic development officials throughout the nation.

About Walton Management Services, Inc.

Walton Management Services, Inc. (WMS), is a leading national independent tax incentive consulting firm that secures and administers tax credits and incentives for public and private enterprises. Walton’s approach is “bottom line” oriented, improving the financial performance and reducing the effective tax rate, as well as providing “above the line” tax savings for an increasingly expanded client base. Serving the Fortune 500, as well as small cap and mid cap companies for over thirty years, WMS identifies and administers Work Opportunity Tax Credits, State And Local Tax Credits, Economic Development Incentives, Training Credits and Grants, Sales & Use Tax Recoveries, Sellable Tax Credits, Alternative Apportionment Agreements, Real and Personal Property Tax Abatements, Taxable and Tax Exempt Industrial Revenue Bond Financing, site selection and other services complementary to economic development. To learn more about WMS and its incentive processing solution NetCentives™, a web-based, tax credit management solution, visit www.waltonmanagement.com or call 1-800-221-0832.