Albanian Consultancy, Tirana, was named a member firm of global network Russell Bedford International.
Collins Barrow National Cooperative Inc., Waterloo, Ontario, has rebranded its global network of independent chartered accounting firms to Baker Tilly Canada Cooperative.
BeachFleischman and GML CPA, both in Tucson, have partnered to launch virtual firm MOD Ventures, which will serve the outsourced accounting services clients of both firms. (Read the full story.)
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Chicago, opened a new wealth advisory subsidiary, ORBA Wealth Advisors, an Independent Registered Investment Advisor. The ORBA Wealth Advisors team is: James Petitpren, executive private wealth advisor and chief investment officer; Luke Schillo, director of planning and portfolios; Alexandra Coquoz, private wealth analyst; Frank Washelesky, chief compliance officer; and investment advisors Steve Lewis and James Pellino.
RSM, Chicago, has joined the Sheltered Harbor alliance partner community in the assurance and advisory capacities. Sheltered Harbor is a nonprofit subsidiary of Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center and the industry standard for protecting and recovering customer account data in the event that a catastrophic event causes critical system failure.
Cray, Kaiser, Chicago, was appointed a member firm of global network Russell Bedford International.