Member Firm Press Releases
Elliott Davis and Decosimo Combine to Create Leading Regional Accounting and Advisory Firm
Oct. 29, 2014
Greenville, SC & Chattanooga, Tenn.– Elliott Davis and Decosimo, two of the leading accounting firms headquartered in the Southeast, today announced plans to merge effective January 1, 2015. The combined firm, which will be known as Elliott Davis Decosimo, creates the region’s fifth largest accounting firm with total annual revenues of $108 million and more than 800 professionals and specialists in 17 offices across seven states. Read more.
CPA firms to merge: Bevilacqua & Co. and The Bonadio Group
Oct. 22, 2014
Two Western New York CPA firms have reached an agreement to merge. Bevilacqua & Co. and The Bonadio Group have finalized an arrangement to become one firm, and will operate under the Bonadio name beginning November 1. Read more.
Lou Grassi Named Among 10 Outstanding Firm Leaders in the Country
Oct. 13, 2014
Louis C. Grassi, managing partner of Grassi & Co., has been named one of the “2014 Managing Partner Elite.” This designation ranks him among the top ten accounting firm leaders in the nation by Accounting Today, a national industry publication. Read more.
Andy Armanino Honored by IPA as Most Admired Peer
Oct. 7, 2014
Armanino LLP, the largest independent accounting and business consulting firm based in California, announced today that Managing Partner Andy Armanino has been named a 2014 Most Admired Peer by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA), a national publication serving the accounting profession. Read more.
Thomson & Company Merges with Frost, PLLC to Expand Agribusiness Reach
Oct. 2, 2014
Frost PLLC, the accounting firm with offices in Little Rock, Fayetteville and Raleigh, North Carolina, has acquired Thomson & Co. of Phoenix. Read more.
Decosimo Earns Prestigious CSO50 Award from IDG’s CSO Magazine
Oct. 2, 2014
Chattanooga, TN – Decosimo
has been named as a member of the 2014 CSO50 by IDG’s CSO Magazine. Chosen by a panel of information technology experts, the CSO50 is presented to 50 organizations which have demonstrated that their security projects and initiatives have created outstanding business value and thought leadership for their companies. Read more.
M.A. Hoops & Associates Joins Rea & Associates
Sept. 18, 2014
Lima, Ohio – Rea & Associates Inc., a regional accounting and business consulting firm with 11 offices throughout Ohio, has merged with Lima-based accounting firm, M.A. Hoops & Associates, Inc., effective Sept. 1, 2014. Read more.
Grassi & Co. & The Hochman Practice Group Combine to Expand Services and Geographical Reach
Sept. 16, 2014
The Hochman Practice Group, formerly of Rosen Seymour Shapss Martin & Company LLP (RSSM), based out of New City, NY has joined Grassi & Co.and will operate under the Grassi & Co. name going forward. Read more.
Armanino Named 2014 Intacct VAR Partner of The Year
Sept. 12, 2014
San Ramon, Calif. _ Armanino LLP has been named Intacct VAR Partner of the Year. The financial management software company’s award recognizes Armanino for excellence in customer satisfaction, implementation and cloud evangelism. Read more.
Three Moore Stephens Firms Are “Best of the Best”
Sept. 10, 2014
Three member firms of Moore Stephens North America have been named “Best of the Best” by Inside Public Accounting for 2014.They include Armanino, Holthouse Carlin & Van Trigt and SC&H group. This is the 10th consecutive year HCVT received this honor. Read more.
Eight MSNA Firms Make IPA’s 2013 Top 200 List
Aug. 20, 2014
Seven MSNA Firms are among INSIDE Public Accounting’s 2013 Top 200 List of firms. Read More. The full list of IPA 200 rankings is available here.
Ten Moore Stephens Firms Make IPA’s 2014 Top 100 List
August 12, 2014
Moore Stephens North America member firms continue to represent the profession well, with 10 making INSIDE Public Accounting's 2014 Top 100 list of firms. Read more.