HMWC hosts donation drive; HeimLantz launches executive team leadership coaching; and more news from CPA offices across the country.
Warren Averett Staffing and Recruiting, Birmingham, a division of the firm’s HR solutions group, was named to Birmingham Business Journal’s list of Birmingham’s top executive search firms.
HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors, Tustin, organized a donation drive to support Operation Gratitude, a nonprofit supporting military members and their families. (Read the full story.)

White Nelson Diehl Evans, Irvine, was awarded a 2017 Top Workplace honor by The Orange County Register.
Topel Forman, Chicago, announced the opening of its second office, in Denver, at 999 18th Street, Suite 1605N.
Asesores Y Consultores S.A De CV, San Salvador, was admitted as a new member firm to the UHY global accountancy network.
NEPA Economic Consulting, Athens, has joined PrimeGlobal, becoming a member firm of the international association.
Dean Dorton, Kentucky, announced a new special report, Kentucky’s Proof, and the Best Bets list, in conjunction with the Lane Report, to recognize companies impacting Kentucky’s economic development. Best Bet companies, chosen based on several factors including the revenue figures provided, re-investment in the company, employee investment, and other achievements, will benefit from heightened market awareness for their business and employees.

In 2017, TrinSoft, Lexington, continued its tradition of setting aside 10 percent of profits for donations to various organizations, and dedicated volunteer time to multiple organizations throughout central Kentucky.
Bob Shannon, of the business advisory firm First & Main Business Advisors, joined HeimLantz, Annapolis, and will be launching the firm’s new executive team leadership coaching services.
WithumSmith+Brown, Princeton, released its annual State of the Firm video, available to watch here.
Blue & Co., Columbus, and the Leading Edge Alliance jointly released results from the 2018 National Manufacturing Outlook Survey, available for download here.
The Rhode Island Society of CPAs will host its annual networking event for CPAs, financial advisors, lawyers, academics and other professionals from Rhode Island and southeastern New England on Jan. 18 at the Twin River Event Center, Lincoln.
Alexander Thompson Arnold, Union City, has merged in three firms, adding seven new partners total. The firm merged in: Cannon & Co., Memphis, with J. Schifani to be a partner, David Cuicchi and David Curbo to be principals, and Cathy Messerly promoted to partner; Fred H. Page & Co., Tupelo, Miss., with Page joining as principal; and Myriad CPA Group, Kentucky and Indiana, with Richard Campbell, Brian Crafton, Kris Kemp and Mac Neel joining as partners and Bud Crafton becoming a principal.