Vault.com released its 2014 Vault Accounting 50, a ranking of the fifty best accounting firms in the nation to work for. The survey asked more than 7,900 accountants to assess their peer accounting firms on a scale of one to ten based on prestige and quality of life factors.
The Big Four accounting firms posted solid revenue growth in 2012 thanks to an improving global economy, increased business deal activity, and, in particular, rising demand for their advisory services.
Maria Prestigiacomo is one of more than 200 Ernst & Young employees in the United States helping low-income high school students see college as a reality by participating in the firm's College MAP initiative.
A chance meeting with two firm partners on a golf course at an Enterprise Worldwide conference in 2008 has led to the merger of HSMC Companies of Lee's Summit, Missouri, with Orizon CPAs of Omaha, Nebraska.
Two Georgia firms - Tomasello, Plageman & Associates, LLC and Robinson, Whaley, Hammonds & Allison, P.C. - have merged to become Whaley Hammonds Tomasello, P.C., with a staff of thirty-two professionals.
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Acclipse Limited, a leading provider of online accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, New Zealand, and Asia Pacific.
The Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM) distributed thirty-eight Marketing Achievement Awards to twenty-four different firms in recognition of their achievements in accounting marketing and communications.
J.H. Cohn LLP and Reznick Group, P.C., announced on May 22 their plans to combine. The merger means they will become the eleventh largest firm in the country, with more than 2,000 employees, twenty-five offices, and combined revenues of more than $450 million.
Miranda & Associates, a full-service accounting and management consulting firm, announced it has expanded its Newport Beach–based practice into San Diego through the addition of North County Tax & Accountancy (NCT).
Elliott Davis, a Charlotte-based accounting, tax, and consulting services firm, has been named one of the "Healthiest Employers of Greater Charlotte." A second annual awards event, which honored the area's most outstanding health and wellness programs, was held at the Charlotte Convention Center March 21.