Firms on the move: Crowe Horwath picks up pair of Best Workplace awards

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  • February 17 2017, 12:07pm EST

Prager Metis adds “dress for your day” and summer hour initiatives; AMS takes on the CLA name; and a collection of other news from across the country.

FLORIDA

Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Co., Fort Myers, has joined the North American region of global association PrimeGlobal.

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FRANCE

AHA Expertises & Conseils, Chartered Accountants and CPAs, Lyon, has joined PrimeGlobal as a member of the association’s Europe, Middle East & Africa region. With seven partners and 70 associates in Lyon, Grenoble, Roanne, Tarare and Charlieu, AHA serves 3,000 clients in France, Europe and internationally.

ILLINOIS

BDO USA, Chicago, announced a strategic alliance with leadership effectiveness company Indiggo to market Indiggo’s scalable leadership technology solution Indiggo Leadership Platform.

Crowe Horwath was named one of Fortune magazine’s Best Workplaces for Giving Back and to Fortune’s Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services, based on feedback from more than 357,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified companies.

MASSACHUSETTS

Accounting Management Solutions, Waltham, which joined CliftonLarsonAllen in November 2015 to operate as a division of CLA, is now taking on the CLA name. AMS founder and CEO Jim Bourdon and his team will continue operating out of the Waltham and New York locations, with plans in late May to move 15 minutes north into the current CLA Lexington office.

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NEW YORK

Prager Metis CPAs announced new human resources policies: a “dress for your day” guideline for employees to dress casually, but appropriately when meeting with clients; and an altered summer hours schedule giving employyes the option to work a four-day, 37.50 hour week from Memorial to Labor Day. (Read the full story.)

BKR International accepted three firms into membership: ACARTUS Czech, s.r.o. in Ostrava, Czech Republic, ARCATUS s.a. in Jastrzębie-Zdrój, Poland, and ARCATUS Slovakia, s.r.o. in Čadca, Slovakia.

NORTH CAROLINA

DHG, Charlotte, launched a two-month campaign to promote and recognize inclusion and diversity in the firm, in celebration of both Black History Month and Women’s History Month in February and March. (Read the full story.)

PENNSYLVANIA

Boyer & Ritter CPAs and Consultants, Camp Hill, was recognized as one of the Top 100 Organizations in the state for the second year in a row by Pennsylvania Business Central magazine.

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WISCONSIN

Wipfli, Milwaukee, was named Partner of the Quarter for Q2 by ERP software provider Intacct.