SOURCE: Accountabilities

May 01, 2008 16:14 ET

AccountAbilities Announces the Signing of a Major Regional CPA Firm Headquartered in Cleveland in the Partner on Premise Program

MANALAPAN, NJ--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - AccountAbilities, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ACBT), an established provider of financial personnel staffing services, professional marketing services, and management consulting services to CPA and other professional firms, reported today that Cohen & Company, a major regional CPA firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, has signed a contract to participate in the AccountAbilities Partner on Premise program which provides staffing and consulting services.

Cohen & Company is a regional CPA firm that works with entrepreneurs and private enterprises to help them reach their goals. In addition to a full range of accounting and tax services, Cohen & Company specializes in a number of advisory services including strategic planning, business valuations, mergers & acquisitions, financing, estate planning and HR consulting and staffing. AccountAbilities Partner on Premise program will expand upon those HR services.

Cohen & Company has been recognized for excellence by a number of organizations both locally and nationally for its growth, profitability, and management practices. They have seven offices in Northeast Ohio, Columbus and an affiliate in Tampa, Florida. Cohen & Company is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a network of high quality, independent accountancy and business service firms.

Allan Hartley, President of AccountAbilities, stated, "We are very pleased about expanding our presence into the Midwest. Cohen & Company has built a good reputation regionally and nationally and it will enable us to continue to expand and provide value and solutions to the firm, their clients, and the Northeast Ohio community. The addition of Cohen & Company to our network represents a valuable and strategic addition to our Partner on Premise Program."

About AccountAbilities, Inc.

AccountAbilities is engaged in the provision of accounting and finance consulting, staffing and recruiting services both through its CPA Network Resources brand and through co-branded offerings with some of the largest regional public accounting firms in the United States. In addition, AccountAbilities provides productivity based commercial, scientific and IT staffing solutions across a variety of industries. To learn more, visit www.aabilities.com.

The statements which are not historical facts contained in this press release are forward-looking statements that involve certain known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to, changes in the market for professional staffing services, regulatory and technological changes, changes in levels of unemployment and other economic factors, increased competition, the ability to attract and retain customers, the availability of qualified candidates for placement by the Company and the possibility of the Company incurring liability for activities of the employees and contractors that it places with its customers. The Company's actual results may differ materially from the results discussed in or implied by any forward-looking statement. The words "intend," "expect," "should," "project," "anticipate" and similar expressions identifying forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they were made.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    AccountAbilities, Inc.
    Stephen DelVecchia
    Chief Financial Officer
    732-333-3622
    www.aabilities.com