Central Ohio Accounting Firms

From the September 2012 issue of Columbus CEO

Almost 60 firms, from six with 100 or more accountants to some with just two or three, responded to Columbus C.E.O.’s annual survey of multiple-accountant practices. Here’s the list, in alphabetical order.

 

Andrew J. Swope & Associates

2600 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 120

Columbus, Ohio 43231

(614) 882-8297 Fax (614) 882-3488

Email: aswope@swopecpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Arena & Harrison CPAs

615 Rome Hilliard Road

Columbus, Ohio 43228

(614) 878-7167 Fax (614) 878-7191

Email: ahcpainc@ahcpainc.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Ary Roepcke Mulchaey

2 Miranova Place, Suite 600

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 486-3600 Fax (614) 486-3400

Email: smoussi@armcpa.com

Website: www.armcpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 14

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, litigation services, tax

 

Balestra, Harr & Scherer, CPAs

P.O. Box 875

Circleville, Ohio 43113

(740) 474-5210 Fax (740) 474-7319

Email: harr@bhscpas.com

Website: www.bhscpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 49

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, governmental, tax

 

Blue & Company

8800 Lyra Drive, Suite 450

Columbus, Ohio 43240

(614) 885-2583 Fax (614) 885-0580

Website: www.blueandco.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 35

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, health care, tax

 

Bodine Perry Robinson

7620 Olentangy River Road

Columbus, Ohio 43235

(614) 431-1040 Fax (614) 431-0553

Email: jhunter@bodineperry.com

Website: www.bodineperry.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 5

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 21

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Bolon, Hart & Buehler

100 E. Broad St., Suite 2450

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 228-2691 Fax (614) 228-5968

Email: sshives@bhbcpa.com

Website: www.bhbcpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: business consulting/planning, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Bottom Line CPA

53 N. High St.

Dublin, Ohio 43017

(614) 408-8354 Fax (614) 408-8250

Email: jacob@bottomlinecpa.com

Website: www.bottomlinecpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: business consulting/planning, property management, tax

 

Brady Ware

10 W. Broad St., Suite 1500

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 885-7407 Fax (614) 885-8625

Email: marketing@bradyware.com

Website: www.bradyware.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 9

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, nonprofit/labor organizations, professional corporations/organizations

 

Brown & Brown CPAs

1570 Fishinger Road

Columbus, Ohio 43221

(614) 451-5501 Fax (614) 451-5503

Email: jbrown@brownandbrowncpas.com

Website: www.brownandbrowncpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 7

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, financial reports/statements, tax

 

CBIZ MHM & Mesarvey, Russell & Company

5450 Frantz Road, Suite 300

Dublin, Ohio 43016

(614) 793-4501 Fax (614) 793-2679

Email: mdrennen@cbiz.com

Website: www.cbiz.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 8

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, low-income housing audit and tax services, tax

 

Clark Schaefer Hackett

150 E. Campus View Blvd., Suite 100

Columbus, Ohio 43235

(614) 885-2208 Fax (614) 885-8159

Email: ewalsh@cshco.com

Website: www.cshco.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 6

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 64

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Clarus Partners

350 E. First Ave., Suite 150

Columbus, Ohio 43201

(614) 545-9100 Fax (614) 545-5461

Email: bjohnson@claruspartners.com

Website: www.claruspartners.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 5

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 22

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business valuations, tax

 

Cohen & Company

495 Metro Place S., Suite 200

Dublin, Ohio 43017

(614) 707-5400 Fax (614) 707-5263

Email: dmayr@cohencpa.com

Website: www.cohencpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 10

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Cotterman-Wilson CPAs

951 High St.

Worthington, Ohio 43085

(614) 781-6174 Fax (614) 781-8243

Email: mike@cotterman-wilson.com

Website: www.cotterman-wilson.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 3

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, nonprofit/labor organizations, tax

 

CPA Advisory Group

229 Huber Village Blvd., Suite 220

Westerville, Ohio 43081

(614) 942-1990 Fax (614) 942-1991

Email: info@cpaagi.com

Website: www.cpaagi.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 6

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Crowe Horwath

10 W. Broad St., Suite 1700

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 469-0001 Fax (614) 365-2222

Website: www.crowehorwath.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 12

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 130

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Deloitte

180 E. Broad St.

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 221-1000 Fax (614) 233-6280

Email: jmcewan@deloitte.com

Website: www.deloitte.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 27

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 218

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, professional corporations/organizations, tax

 

Dennis P. Williamson, CPA

3986 Main St.

Hilliard, Ohio 43026

(614) 527-1295 Fax (614) 527-9042

Email: denniswcpa@gmail.com

Website: www.denniswilliamsoncpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 3

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, nonprofit/labor organizations, tax

 

Earman and Wood, CPAs

3955 Brown Park Drive, Suite A

Hilliard, Ohio 43026

(614) 850-2727 Fax (614) 850-8861

Email: learman@ewcpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 3

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Ernst & Young

41 S. High St., Suite 1100

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 224-5678 Fax (614) 232-7939

Email: craig.marshall@ey.com

Website: www.ey.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 15

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 141

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Ferguson Consulting

50 W. Broad St., Suite 1321

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 464-1182 Fax (614) 464-9802

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: bankruptcy/insolvency, business valuations, litigation services

 

GBQ Partners

230 West St.

Columbus, Ohio 43206

(614) 221-1120 Fax (614) 227-6999

Email: dcongrove@gbq.com

Website: www.gbq.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 16

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 94

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business valuations, tax

 

HHH CPA Group

1250 Old Henderson Road

Columbus, Ohio 43220

(614) 451-4644 Fax (614) 451-3818

Website: www.hhhcpagroup.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Holbrook & Manter, CPAs

775 Yard St., Suite 160

Columbus, Ohio 43212

(614) 340-3400 Fax (614) 340-3405

Email: ssmith@holbrookmanter.com

Website: www.holbrookmanter.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 6

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 19

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Howard, Wershbale & Company

460 Polaris Parkway, Suite 300

Westerville, Ohio 43082

(614) 794-8710

Email: deuser@hwco.com

Website: www.hwco.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 11

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, health-care consulting, nonprofit/labor organizations

 

Jamison & Associates CPAs

6115 Maxtown Road

Westerville, Ohio 43082

(614) 794-1771 Fax (614) 794-0080

Email: gjamison@jamisoncpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 3

Primary areas of practice: accounting/bookkeeping services, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Jones, Cochenour & Company

125 W. Mulberry St.

Lancaster, Ohio 43130

(740) 653-9581 Fax (740) 653-0983

Email: blong@jcccpa.com

Website: www.jcccpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 15

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, corporations/organizations tax

 

Jones & Melosh CPAs

1418 Brice Road, Suite 204

Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068

(614) 861-9400 Fax (614) 860-0446

Email: jjones@jonescoonline.com

Website: www.jonescoonline.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: financial planning/investments, financial reports/statements, tax

 

KPMG

191 W. Nationwide Blvd., Suite 500

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 249-2300 Fax (614) 249-2348

Email: philiprsmith@kpmg.com

Website: www.kpmg.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 10

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 109

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, management/technology consulting, tax

 

Laubie, Karling & Associates

1041 Dublin Road

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 481-0700 Fax (614) 481-0175

Email: kevin@lkacpas.com

Website: www.lkacpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 18

Primary areas of practice: closely held businesses/corporations, compilation/review – attestation, tax

 

Leppert Company CPAs

428 Beecher Road, Suite D

Gahanna, Ohio 43230

(614) 532-5098 Fax (614) 532-5455

Website: www.leppertcompanycpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Mark P. Murphy & Associates

1051 Old Henderson Road

Columbus, Ohio 43226

(614) 459-3182 Fax (614) 459-6547

Email: firm@markmurphycpa.com

Website: www.markmurphycpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Martinelli & Company

3140 E. Broad St., Suite 100

Columbus, Ohio 43209

(614) 235-5400 Fax (614) 235-5900

Email: dave@martinellicpas.com

Website: www.martinellicpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: business consulting/planning, financial reports/statements, tax

 

McGladrey

250 West St., Suite 200

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 224-7722 Fax (614) 224-4197

Email: william.petrus@mcgladrey.com

Website: www.mcgladrey.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 37

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, tax, technology consultation/computers

 

McGregor Company

1717 Bethel Road

Columbus, Ohio 43220

(614) 326-0900 Fax (614) 326-0771

Email: rklepper@e-mcgregor.com

Website: www.e-mcgregor.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 2

Primary areas of practice: closely held businesses/corporations, QuickBooks consulting/bookkeeping, tax

 

McLeish, Bowman, Barber & Pfahler

1000 N. 21st St.

Newark, Ohio 43055

(740) 366-4444 Fax (740) 366-6964

Email: rpfahler@mbbpcpas.com

Website: www.mbbpcpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: business consulting/planning, new business formation/startup, tax

 

Milliron & Kensinger CPAs

40 Northwoods Blvd.

Columbus, Ohio 43235

(614) 885-2178 Fax (614) 885-3782

Website: www.mkcpas.net

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, new business formation/startup, tax

 

Neilley & Company CPAs

2720 Airport Drive

Columbus, Ohio 43219

(614) 418-1775 Fax (614) 448-9208

Email: admin@neilley.com

Website: www.neilley.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 3

Primary areas of practice: closely held businesses/corporations, financial reports/statements, tax

 

Norman, Jones, Enlow & Company

226 N. Fifth St., Suite 500

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 228-4000 Fax (614) 228-4040

Email: info@nje.com

Website: www.nje.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 18

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review-attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Oles & Associates, CPAs

1328 Dublin Road, Suite 400

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 487-0774 Fax (614) 487-0777

Email: joles@oles-cpa.com

Website: www.oles-cpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 9

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, nonprofit/labor organization, professional corporations/organizations

 

Payne & Company CPAs

4630 Sawmill Road

Columbus, Ohio 43220

(614) 458-1101 Fax (614) 458-1106

Email: kevin@payneandcompany.com

Website: www.payneandcompany.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Peck & Martin CPAs

3404 Riverside Drive

Columbus, Ohio 43221

(614) 457-4888 Fax (614) 457-8727

Email: joemartin@peckmartincpa.com

Website: www.peckmartincpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 9

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Plante & Moran

65 E. State St., Suite 600

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 849-3000 Fax (614) 221-3535

Email: robert.shenton@plantemoran.com

Website: www.plantemoran.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 11

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 104

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

PricewaterhouseCoopers

41 S. High St.

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 225-8700 Fax (614) 224-1044

Email: michael.a.petrecca@us.pwc.com

Website: www.pwc.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 11

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 146

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, mergers and acquisitions/SEC, tax

 

Pritchett, Dlusky, Saxe & Keller

1621 W. First Ave.

Columbus, Ohio 43212

(614) 481-8051 Fax (614) 486-0546

Email: billkeller@pdskcpa.com

Website: www.pdskcpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 6

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, nonprofit/labor organizations, tax

 

Rea & Associates

5775 Perimeter Drive, Suite 200

Dublin, Ohio 43017

(614) 889-8725 Fax (614) 889-0159

Email: contactus@reacpa.com

Website: www.reacpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 10

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 28

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business valuations, tax

 

Rogers & Company, CPAs

6827 N. High St.

Worthington, Ohio 43085

(614) 888-8736 Fax (614) 888-8676

Email: bill.rogers@rogcocpas.com

Website: www.rogcocpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 4

Primary areas of practice: closely held businesses/corporations, professional corporations/organizations, tax

 

Romine CPAs and Associates

6895 E. Main St.

Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068

(614) 755-2727 Fax (614) 755-3804

Email: cromine@polingcpagroup.com

Website: www.polingcpagroup.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 6

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Ron Lykins, CPA

45 W. Main St.

Westerville, Ohio 43081

(614) 891-1041 Fax (614) 891-3283

Email: lykins@lykins.com

Website: www.lykins.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 6

Primary areas of practice: financial planning/investments, IRS tax audits, tax

 

Schiffman Grow & Company

890 Proprietors Road

Worthington, Ohio 43085

(614) 261-0600 Fax (614) 268-6363

Email: todd@schiffmangrow.com

Website: www.schiffmangrow.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 4

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 11

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, financial planning/investments, tax

 

Schneider Downs

41 S. High St.

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 621-4060 Fax (614) 621-4062

Email: mshumaker@schneiderdowns.com

Website: www.schneiderdowns.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 9

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 64

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

SS&G

300 Spruce St., Suite 250

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 488-3126 Fax (614) 488-0095

Email: info@ssandg.com

Website: www.ssandg.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 24

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, closely held businesses/corporations, tax

 

Stemen, Mertens, Stickler, CPAs & Associates

380 S. Fifth St., Suite 1

Columbus, Ohio 43215

(614) 224-0955 Fax (614) 224-0971

Email: lmertens@sms-cpas.com

Website: www.sms-cpas.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 12

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, governmental, tax

 

Thomas R. Daye & Associates CPAs

150 E. Wilson Bridge Road, Suite 160

Worthington, Ohio 43085

(614) 888-8699

Email: tom@dayecpa.com

Website: www.dayecpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 1

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 6

Primary areas of practice: closely held businesses/corporations, new business formation/startup, tax

 

Warner & Harper CPAs

1396 King Ave.

Columbus, Ohio 43212

(614) 488-0061 Fax (614) 488-0402

Email: katie@wh-cpa.com

Website: www.wh-cpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 2

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 5

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, professional corporations/organizations, tax

 

Whalen & Company, CPAs and Consultants

250 W. Old Wilson Bridge Road

Worthington, Ohio 43085

(614) 396-4200 Fax (614) 396-4210

Email: lnay@whalencpa.com

Website: www.whalencpa.com

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 3

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 25.05

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, business consulting/planning, tax

 

Wilson, Shannon & Snow

10 W. Locust St.

Newark, Ohio 43055

(740) 345-6611 Fax (740) 345-5635

Email: nsnow@wssinc.net

Website: www.wssinc.net

Number of Central Ohio partners/shareholders: 11

Number of Central Ohio full-time equivalent accountants: 20

Primary areas of practice: audit/compilation/review – attestation, governmental, tax

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