Mergers: March 6th

KPMG Acquires Digital Mobility Company Cynergy Systems 

New York-based KPMG LLP (FY12 net revenue of $5.8 billion) acquired Cynergy Systems, Inc., of Baltimore, to help businesses capitalize on opportunities provided by digital and mobile technologies.

“Digital and mobile technologies are transforming the way we live and work. We see this in every sector of the economy, and it will only grow in importance in the years ahead,” says John Veihmeyer, chairman and CEO of KPMG. “By adding Cynergy’s leading-edge mobile and digital capabilities to KPMG’s depth in helping clients solve their biggest operational and technology challenges, we are fully prepared to help clients re-imagine how they deliver services to customers, employees and other stakeholders.”

 

EKS&H Acquires Infolink Consulting

Denver-based EKS&H (FY12 net revenue of $63.4 million), an IPA 100 firm, acquired technology company Infolink Consulting of Denver.

The merger brings all of Infolink’s employees to work in EKS&H’s business technology services consulting group. Infolink will operate under the EKS&H name.

Infolink builds and directs business analytics and data integration departments for major organizations in a variety of industries including education, hospitality, distribution, health care, banking, oil and gas, manufacturing and the public sector.

“Bringing the two organizations together into one is good for both our clients and our staff,” says Bob Hottman, CEO of EKS&H. “For our clients, it brings additional resources on both sides of the deal. For us, it means we have business intelligence and data analytics service offerings that we hadn’t had before.”

 

JM Green CPA Group Joins Meaden & Moore

Cleveland-based Meaden & Moore acquired JM Green CPA Group (FY12 net revenue of $1.2 million) of Beachwood, Ohio, in February.  The Beachwood office will become Meaden & Moore’s fourth location in Northeast Ohio and 13th location nationally.

“JM Green’s dedication to client service and meeting the diverse and complex needs of entrepreneurs is an excellent fit with our firm. Both firms are dedicated to providing clients with tailored solutions and business advice,” says James Carulas, CEO of Meaden & Moore.

“Combining with Meaden & Moore was an easy and natural fit,” says Jon Green. “This combination brings the expanded resources of Meaden & Moore to our clients, and provides the opportunity to expand our staff’s reach into a larger community.”

 

NSBN Announces Merger with Zusman & Associates

NSBN LLP (FY13 net revenue of $13.6 million) of Beverly Hills, Calif. has announced a merger with Zusman & Associates LLP of Ojai, Calif.  The firm will operate as NSBN LLP.

Alan Zusman and Pamela Zusman have joined NSBN as partners.  Zusman & Associates brings experience serving the medical industry, health care providers and entrepreneurial businesses.

“The increased resources that result from this merger will benefit our clients and staff,” says Kenneth Miles, MP of NSBN.