DeLand, FL (November 2, 2017) – James Moore & Co. (James Moore) is pleased to announce that the partners and employees of the DeLand CPA and consulting firm, Cohen, Smith & Company, P.A. (Cohen Smith), have joined James Moore, a regional CPA and consulting firm with offices located in Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Tallahassee, and now DeLand, Florida. Effective immediately, Cohen Smith will be known as James Moore.
“This strategic move provides us with a tremendous opportunity to strengthen our client services team to better serve our clients,” said George Smith, former managing partner of Cohen Smith, adding, “We are excited about being a part of such a well‐known firm with the reputation and resources of James Moore.”
“The joining of our two firms will benefit the clients and employees of both firms,” said Mike Sibley, Partner‐in‐Charge of James Moore’s Daytona Beach Office. “Our clients will have access to increased levels of expertise, and our firms will have additional opportunities for growth and expansion. By building on both firms’ strengths and reputations as CPAs and consultants, we will be able to continue to attract the most talented professionals in the industry.”
Established in 1986, Cohen, Smith & Company, P.A. has been providing accounting, tax, consulting and planning, business valuation and litigation support services to both businesses and individuals in Central Florida for over 30 years.
Founded in 1964, James Moore & Co., P.L. is a full service firm providing tax, audit, accounting and controllership, human resources solutions, technology solutions consulting, and business advisory services. The firm was named a Best Accounting Firm to Work for by Accounting Today in 2015 and 2016. James Moore is also a member of AGN International, an association of independent accounting firms.