OurStory

Staying AheadOf the Curve

Since 1949, we’ve been passionate about finding solutions that fit our clients’ needs. We collaborate. We tap into industry and practice experts across our firm to get the right answer. Answers that inspire confidence. Action. Results. It’s what our clients expect. It’s how we’ve earned our reputation as trusted business advisors.

The only constant is change. So we stay one step ahead. We anticipate clients’ needs. We monitor and understand shifting industry trends. We’re on the forefront of issues that impact the business landscape. We’ve been serving West Michigan for the past 70 years. We look forward to leading the way for the next 70.

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Living Our Principles

Our Mission

We work hard to be West Michigan’s most trusted resource for business solutions.

Our Values

  • EXCELLENCE. We deliver excellence in all aspects of our business. Customer service. Quality of work. Market knowledge. Industry insights. When combined, this is how we bring premium value to our clients.
  • INTEGRITY. We’re honest. We uphold the highest standards. Our word is our promise and we follow through. Because your success – and our success – depends on it.
  • RESPECT. We value our people. We encourage their development and success – in all areas of their lives. We inspire their best so they share it with each other and with our clients.
  • COMMUNITY. We’ve grown with this community since 1949. It has shaped us and impacted our success. We’re committed to furthering its development and supporting local efforts where we live and work.
  • A WILL TO WIN. We’re here to be the best. For our people. For our community. For our clients. This is the driving force for all we do. We persist.

Awards &Recognitions

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Inside Public Accounting Firm (IPA) with Highest Percentage of Female Equity Partners 2017

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GRBJ Book of Lists
Top Area CPA Firm 2018, No. 5