Southfield, Mich. (June 30, 2004) -- Regional powerhouse Plante & Moran PLLC said it expects to close its pending merger with AFME -- a firm specializing in manufacturing operations -- within the week and is now exploring markets such as Cincinnati in an effort to build out its stronghold in the Great Lakes area.

“We want to be the great firm in the Great Lakes,” Plante & Moran managing partner Bill Hermann told WebCPA. “A lot of firms are trying to replicate what we’re doing in terms of geography."

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