Miami-based MBAF (FY13 net revenue of $84.2 million) announced that Miami-based Kane & Company has joined the firm, effective Feb. 20. The announcement was made by Tony Argiz, chairman and CEO of MBAF and Monte Kane, founder of Kane & Company. The expanded firm will have more than $89 million in annual revenue and 473 employees across the country.
The joining of Kane & Company with MBAF will drive new business opportunities and expand the firm’s practice area expertise and services for clients. MBAF will acquire 21 professionals from Kane & Company, and an increased presence in the condominium and association industry niche. The firm will continue to focus on tax and accounting, audit, technology consulting, litigation support, business valuation, risk management, mergers and acquisitions, fiscal and infrastructure consulting, trusts and estates and private wealth services.
Kane & Company’s technology advisors will join WhiteOwl, MBAF’s technology affiliate. WhiteOwl provides business process consulting services leveraging enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management and cloud service for more than 1,000 growing businesses globally. WhiteOwl and Fiscal Management Associates, a consulting firm dedicated to strengthening nonprofit’s financial and operational health, form MBAF’s affiliate network, increasing the firm’s scope of services for clients.
“This union presented a strategic opportunity for MBAF to expand our presence and practice areas with the talented and respected team at Kane & Company,” says Argiz. “Not only will this strengthen MBAF’s position as one of the top 40 largest accounting and consulting firms in the nation, it will reinforce our shared culture of unsurpassed commitment to client service, across multiple markets and industries, domestic and international.”