[ HIGHLIGHTS ] • Acquired Huron Consulting Group’s disputes and investigations practice in 2010, bringing 60 new people to its Boston, Chicago, New York and San Francisco offices. • Lou Grabowsky, former managing partner of the com- pany’s Central Region, took over as Chief Operating Officer on Jan. 1, 2010. • Ranked ahead of the Big Four in client satisfaction in a 2008 CPA Firm Client Service Study conducted by the ClientWize Group. GRANT THORNTON LLP 11440 Tomahawk Creek Parkway Leawood, KS 66211 913-234-1900 Starting with a single office in Kansas City in 1954, MHM has grown into a top-ten nationally ranked accounting firm. It operates under the auspices of CBIZ, a publicly traded firm that offers consulting and personnel services. Its 35 offices in 17 states cover every region of the U.S., with strong concentrations in California, Florida, and Maryland. [ HIGHLIGHTS ] • Acquired Kirkland, Russ, Murphy & Tapp, a regional firm based in Florida, in 2010. • City officials in Bell, California, which Mayer Hoffman McCann audited during FY 2009, are sued in relation to excessive salaries and benefits. • The 2009 acquisitions of New York-based Mahoney Cohen & Co. and Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Tofias expanded MHM’s East Coast operations. MAYER HOFFMAN MCCANN KEY NUMBERS FINANCIALS 2010 U.S. revenue: $600.6 million 1-year growth rate: 8.6 percent PERSONNEL Number of employees: 4,580 1-year growth rate: –12.6 percent KEY NUMBERS FINANCIALS 2009 U.S. revenue: $1,571 million 1-year growth rate: –4.8 percent PERSONNEL Number of employees: 5,414 1-year growth rate: –7.2 percent
27 CHAPTER 1 AT A GLANCE WETFEET INSIDER GUIDE CHAPTER 2 THE INDUSTRY CHAPTER 4 ON THE JOB CHAPTER 5 THE WORKPLACE CHAPTER 6 GETTING HIRED CHAPTER 7 FOR YOUR REFERENCE CHAPTER 3 THE COMPANIES 999 Third Avenue, Suite 3300 Seattle, WA 98104 206-302-6800 Founded in 1913 to serve the Northwestern lumber industry after the enactment of the first U.S. income tax, Moss Adams offers accounting, tax, and consulting ser- vices for midmarket clients. The firm, which has about 180 partners, is a mem- ber of the Moores Rowland International group of independent accountan- cies. Moss Adams’ two affiliate companies, Capital LLC and Wealth Advisors LLC, allow it to offer cli- ents investment banking, royalty compliance, and asset management services; the firms also provides con- sulting services in claims resolution, corporate finance, information technol- ogy, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, risk manage- ment, and valuation. The firm has offices in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oregon, and Washington. [ HIGHLIGHTS ] • Acquired Grant Thornton’s Albuquerque practice in 2010. • Named as a one of the Accounting MOVE Project’s 2010 Top Accounting Firms for Women. • Partnered with InvestmentNews in 2009 on a study of staffing practices at independent financial advi- sory firms.
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