Bowers & Company CPA's PLLC announces merger with Watertown firm, Poulsen & Podvin CPA's, P.C.
Syracuse, NY - December 2, 2013 - Bowers & Company CPA's PLLC, a Syracuse firm serving clients in 35 states and throughout Upstate NY, today announced the merger of Poulsen & Podvin CPA's, P.C., with offices in Watertown N.Y., and serving clients in Watertown and Northern New York.
Founded in 1977, Bowers & Company CPA's is a full service CPA firm serving privately held firms and individuals, with offices in the AXA Towers in Syracuse N.Y, and in the Marcy Building in Watertown N.Y.. The merged Firm will be comprised of 17 Partners and a total staff in excess of 60. Bowers clients represent a broad range of industry groups, including: manufacturing, retail, professional services, construction, community banks, real estate, transportation and convenience stores. The Firm is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.
"This is a very natural fit for our two organizations, allowing us to expand our office and personnel in Watertown with the addition of the highly respected Poulson & Podvin Firm. This will double our Firm's size in Watertown, allowing us to continue to make investments in the Watertown/North Country market" said Mike D'Avirro, Co-Managing Partner of Bowers & Company.
Joining as Partners of the merged companies will be the two founding Partners of Poulsen & Podvin:
"I look forward to leveraging Bowers technical expertise, broad industry knowledge and practice concentrations to provide more services to Poulsen & Podvin clients, as well as reaching out to a wider range of potential client businesses in the Watertown/North Country region," said Carl Austin, Co-Managing Partner of Bowers & Company.
"After serving this region for over 33 years, it is gratifying to partner with a Firm with Bowers reputation for honestly and integrity. I look forward to being able to providing more services to our clients, and to continue the growth of our firm," said Dick Poulsen, Managing Partner at Poulsen & Podvin.
"I am very impressed with Bowers & Company which operates under the same principals as Poulsen & Podvin; to provide personalized, quality service to our clients" said Laurie Podvin, Partner at Poulsen & Podvin.
Bowers & Company CPAs will host its Annual Tax Planning Seminar to be held on Thursday January 16, 2014 at the Ramada Inn from 3PM to 5:30PM. Immediately following the Tax Seminar, a reception will be held.
Poulsen & Podvin, CPA’s, P.C. provides a full range of auditing, accounting, tax and consulting services. The Firm was founded in 1990 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Bowers and Company CPA’s, PLLC has exclusively served private and closely held businesses with strategic financial advice for over 20 years. Whether traditional Tax and Audit services, Business Valuation, Forensic Accounting, Ligation Support or Financial Planning services; our approach is the same…master an in-depth knowledge of our client and their industry to provide proactive, innovative analysis and recommendations with the objective of building and maintaining net worth. At Bowers and Company, our Partners set the tone by being constantly available to our clients, and maintaining close relationships built on integrity and trust.
For more information, contact Bill Doolittle, Director of Marketing, Bowers and Company, 315-234-1123, firstname.lastname@example.org