Acquisition Grows Stoudt Associates

Stoudt Associates of Allentown, Pa., has acquired John J. Defassio, of Chapman, Pa., according to the Allentown Morning Call.

John Defassio will join as the senior manager of the Chapman office. Defassio has served businesses in the region in tax planning, payroll services and retail and professional services since 1990.

Stoudt Associates, founded in 2004, specializes in family businesses and inter-generational leadership succession in family enterprises. The company also provides a full range of accounting and business consultation services.