Bonadio Group and Gaines Kriner Elliott Plan Nov. 1 Merger

Pittsford, N.Y.-based Bonadio Group (FY13 net revenue of $54.2 million) and Gaines Kriner Elliott (GKE) announced the two firms will be merging effective Nov. 1. The merged firm, which will add 88 employees, will operate under the Bonadio name.

“This merger is great news for everyone involved because our combined firm will be able to provide more services for clients and offer greater growth opportunities for our people,” said Tom Bonadio, CEO and MP of The Bonadio Group. “We’ve found kindred spirits in our new GKE partners, and we know that we can learn a great deal from each other for the benefit of our clients everywhere.”