Porter Keadle Moore joins top 20 firm Wipfli
Atlanta, Georgia (October 1, 2019) — Porter Keadle Moore (PKM) announced today that its 70 partners and associates have joined Wipfli, one of the top 20 accounting and consulting firms in the United States.
“PKM has continually evolved over the years to keep pace with the marketplace in order to provide the best possible service to our clients. As part of Wipfli, a national top 20 firm, we are excited to not only offer our clients access to an even broader range of resources, but also for the unique opportunity to leverage Wipfli’s existing areas of expertise and industry focus to serve as the epicenter for future growth and development in the Southeast,” said Phil Moore, managing partner of PKM. “In addition, this transaction will help our firm to continue to attract and retain top talent due to our enhanced ability to provide additional training and professional development opportunities in more specialized areas to our staff.”
“This transaction provides Wipfli the opportunity to establish a foothold in the Southeastern United States, a key geographic priority in our firm’s growth strategy. The addition of PKM, a firm with a long history in the region and an exceptional track record in the industry related to quality and client service, will uncover many opportunities for additional growth as we move forward. In addition, through this transaction Wipfli will have an even greater depth and breadth of services and resources in the Financial Services industry, helping our firm to become a stronger leader in serving businesses in the industry across the nation,” said Kurt Gresens, Wipfli’s managing partner. “We are excited about this transaction and to welcome PKM’s associates to Wipfli.”
With associates in offices across the country, Wipfli ranks among the top 20 accounting and business consulting firms in the United States. For over 89 years, Wipfli has provided private and publicly held companies with industry-focused assurance, accounting, tax and consulting services to help clients overcome their business challenges today and plan for tomorrow. For more information, visit wipfli.com.
Following October 1, the firm will have approximately 2,400 associates in 49 offices.