“It’s a very exciting day for all of us at REDW,” said Ron Rivera, REDW’s Managing Principal. “We’ve been planning the details of this merger for nearly a year and today we can officially celebrate the result of our efforts. It’s incredibly gratifying to see our vision finally materialize,”
REDW will continue to operate from all three existing locations until December 3 when the new Phoenix office, located at 5353 North 16th Street, opens for business. The office will be home to 49 team members, ranking REDW as the 18th largest CPA firm in the Phoenix metropolitan area, according the Phoenix Business Journal, and increasing REDW’s overall Southwestern presence to nearly 200 professionals and administrative staff.
Mike Allen, principal-in-
Representatives from the new firm were eager to share in the excitement of today’s merger. Sandra A. Abalos, CPA, REDW Principal and former managing partner of Abalos & Associates, said, “Today is an exciting day for us and our clients. We look forward to giving our clients access to the best and brightest that the financial services industry has to offer.” Steve Harris, REDW Principal and former partner of Miller, Allen & Co., shared, “We are so pleased to be a part of REDW. This partnership allows us to offer our clients a more robust platform to meet their needs—additional services and greater depth of resources while still providing the personal attention they have become accustomed to receiving.”
Allen, Harris and Abalos will lead REDW’s combined Phoenix office.
About REDW LLC
Founded in 1953, REDW is one of the top 10 largest and most respected certified public accounting and business consulting firms in the Southwestern United States, according to the 2012 Top 100 Firms report released by Accounting Today.
In November 2012, REDW joined forces with two prominent Phoenix-based firms—Abalos & Associates PLLC, and Miller, Allen & Co., P.C., positioning REDW as the 18th largest CPA firm in the Phoenix metropolitan area, according to the 2012 Accounting Firms list published by the Phoenix Business Journal.
With headquarters in Albuquerque, NM and an office in Phoenix, AZ, REDW is home to nearly 200 employees. REDW serves the tax, business and financial needs of a wide range of clients, including privately held businesses, tribes and tribal enterprises, local and state government agencies, healthcare and financial institutions, nonprofit organizations, and individuals both regionally and nationally. REDW is a member of the BDO Alliance, a network of over 400 Alliance CPA firms located across the U.S., and Alliance Benefit Group, a national network of independently owned retirement plan consulting; investment advisory; health and welfare consulting; and benefits administration firms.
In partnership with clients, REDW looks beyond conventional wisdom to deliver practical, innovative and cost-effective solutions and business strategies. For additional information, please visit redw.com.