CALIFORNIA
Haskell & White, Irvine, was honored with the Public Service Award by the California Society of CPAs, recognizing professionals and their firms for outstanding efforts in serving the greater community.
CONNECTICUT
Blumshapiro, West Hartford, will be serving as the Founding & Diamond Sponsor of the American Manufacturing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Oct. 10 at the Trumbull Marriott in Shelton.
FRANCE
André & Associés, Beaune, has joined global association Morison KSi.
GHANA
Sam Okudzeto & Associates, Accra, entered a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global to become a member firm of the international association.
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ILLINOIS
Grant Thornton, Chicago, formed an alliance with Ephesoft, a provider of enterprise content capture and data discovery solutions, to offer those solutions to clients to assist in managing unstructured data. In other firm news (see full story here), Grant Thornton announced it has audited more than $10 billion in crypto assets during the first three months of 2019, covering 40 different cryptocurrencies across more than 100 million addresses.

Crowe, Illinois, was recognized as an FY20 Microsoft Business Applications Inner Circle partner, representing the top 1 percent of all organizations in the Microsoft Business Applications group.
NEW JERSEY
McCarthy & Co., Beachwood, was included on the Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms list by Construction Executive, ranking No. 32.
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PENNSYLVANIA
Maillie LLP broke ground for new headquarters in Limerick, replacing the firm’s existing facility in Mont Clare, and offering 25,000 square feet of office space easily accessible from Route 422.
Whitley Penn building
TEXAS
Whitley Penn, Houston, was named to Houston Business Journal’s list of the Largest Houston Area accounting firms, ranked by the number of CPAs in its Houston offices.
UNITED KINGDOM
Nexia International, London, celebrated Nexia Day on July 25, designed for Nexia network member firms to celebrate their membership by organizing business-focused activities. This year, that included a competition for firms to produce a short video introducing themselves to other Nexia members around the world, demonstrating the culture and personality of their offices. The winner of the competition will be announced during Nexia’s international conference in Cape Town in October.