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Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Wallace, Plese + Dreher Welcomes New Partners and Opens Scottsdale Office

Phoenix, Arizona-based Dennis, Schmich & Co., Ltd. (DSCO) combined with Wallace, Plese + Dreher (WP+D). Founded in 1947, DSCO provides individual, estate and trust, and corporate tax services, audits, reviews, compilations, accounting, and consulting. All four partners, Murray P. Mindlin, CPA, J.D., L.L.M., Hilarie H. Pierce, CPA, Steven F. Buel, CPA, and Nikki M. Kuretich, CPA, joined WP+D.  With the combination and expanded growth, WP+D opened a second office in Scottsdale.

“Our new partners bring considerable business experience, client service, and technical expertise to the Firm,” said Mark Dreher, WP+D’s Managing Partner. “For several years, DSCO conducted an extensive search for a firm that shared their values, dedication to client service, and common vision. We decided our combined firms created long-term advantages and expanded capabilities for our clients. Our combination with DSCO builds a stronger Firm culture, offers consistent client-service, and maintains a solid organizational structure.”