McGowen Hurst Clark Smith announces name change to MHCS

West Des Moines, Iowa, January 2022 – McGowen Hurst Clark Smith, one of the largest local CPA firms in central Iowa, announced this month that they will be operating under the name MHCS, effective immediately. This rebranding strategy reflects the evolution and modernization of the company, as well as its vision for the future. The company’s ownership and staff have not changed.

Managing Shareholder, Dave Farnsworth, stated, “After celebrating 75 years in business, we brought our team together to look ahead to the next 75 years. We refined our vision for the future that will deliver real value in the long run, then strategized the precise steps necessary to get there. Today, we are proud to take the first steps into that tomorrow as one firm under one name – MHCS.”

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