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Di HaleOld Mill’s longest-serving employee is retiring after 41 years. Di Hale, 69, has been receptionist at the South West-based accountants and financial planners since 1976.

Back then, Old Mill was called Berkeley Hall & Co and the offices were on the High Street in Shepton Mallet. Di had moved from her home town of Dunstable in Kent in where she was working for a printing firm to join Old Mill. At the time, there were just 13 employees and Di’s job was to man the front desk and do the VAT returns for about 35 clients, all hand written.

Read more: Old Mill’s Longest-Serving Employee Retires After 41 Years Of Service

ESV has received special recognition for its pro bono work in the AFR and Chartered Accountants ANZ top 100 survey. The number of pro bono hours carried out across the firm equates to a day for each staff member.

Read more: ESV Accounting and Business Advisors recognised for Pro Bono Work

On 1 December 2017 Joint Administrators, Steve Smith, Chris Laughton and Henry Page of Mercer & Hole Chartered Accountants, completed the sale of the business and certain assets of Cinram Logistics UK Limited (“Cinram”) to Cinram Novum Limited, part of Patriot Group Investments Limited, preserving employment for more than190 employees and temporary staff. 

Read more: Mercer & Hole preserve the jobs of over 70 employees and 120 temporary staff

Samet & Company PC (Samet) and Rogers, Suleski & Associates, LLC (RSA) are pleased to announce the merger of the two firms effective January 1, 2018. The combined firm will operate as Samet.

Read more: Samet & Company PC and Rogers, Suleski & Associates, LLC, Announce Merger

Cohen & Co., which has enjoyed organic growth of more than 17% over the previous fiscal year, has been ranked as one of the fastest-growing firms among the largest 100 firms in the nation. When the acquisition of GHD CPAs and Advisors of St. Clair Shores, Mich., was added, the firm grew by 34.5%, bringing it from No. 74 on the IPA 100 list in 2016 to No. 61 this year. INSIDE Public Accounting asked MP Randall Myeroff to offer his insights into his firm’s success, growth goals, top clients and predictions on how the accounting profession may change over the next 10 years. Congratulations to the entire Cohen & Company team.

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