Chicago (April 22, 2003) - Practice Development Institute, one of the accounting profession's best-known marketing and practice management consultants, has merged with rival Pencor Publication Services to create the nation's largest provider of marketing/management services and publications for accountants and related professional service firms.

The combined company, known as PDI Global Inc., is 100-percent owned by H&R Block Inc. Block had owned the former PDI entirely, and co-owned Pencor with Quantum Alliance, an Omaha, Neb.-based publisher.

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