Plante & Moran Acquires Cincinnati Firm

Southfield, Mich.-based Plante & Moran (FY08 net revenue of $286 million) acquired the Cincinnati, Ohio firm of Jackson, Rolfes, Spurgeon & Co. effective July 1.

The firm, which has a staff of 50, will operate under the Plante & Moran brand. Current MP of JRS & Co., Jim Rolfes will continue as MP of the Cincinnati office.

“JRS is an outstanding match for us in many ways,” says incoming MP Gordon Krater. “First and foremost, the merger will enable the firm to strengthen its presence in Cincinnati and build on P&M’s 85 years of growth in the Midwest,” he says.

P&M curretnly has offices in Cleveland, Columbus and Toledo Ohio. Jackson Rolfes specializes in manufacturing, construction, real estate and auto dealerships.