Pease & Associates Acquires Levin Swedler Kennedy

Cleveland-based Pease & Associates (FY16 net revenue of $10.6 million) acquired Levin Swedler Kennedy of Akron, Ohio, effective Dec. 1. This will grow their talent to 80 CPAs and professional staff who will continue to provide industry-specific accounting, auditing, consulting, CFO, acquisition advisory and tax services.

“Their firm has acquired expertise in a variety of industries while serving closely-held businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals over the course of over 30 years. They have built a very successful firm, one that shares our values and is focused on delivering highly personalized accounting services to their clients,” says Joe Pease, MP.

“We are proud of the exceptional practice that our team has built in Akron and are so grateful to our loyal clients who have been instrumental in our continued success. The offer to join Pease & Associates, was very appealing, as it affords our clients and our professionals a larger geographic footprint while expanding our talent, resources and industry offerings,” says Gary Levin.