Sikich LLP

November 07, 2011 09:12 ET

Sikich LLP and Indianapolis Accounting Firm Ent : Imler CPA, PC Announce Merger

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - Nov 7, 2011) - Jim Sikich, CEO and Managing Partner of Sikich LLP, announces that Sikich has entered into a merger agreement with the accounting, tax and management consulting practice of Ent : Imler CPA, PC in Indianapolis, Indiana. The merger was effective November 1, 2011. Ent : Imler CPA, PC will operate under the Sikich name in their current location.

"We are pleased and excited to welcome our Ent : Imler colleagues as we join forces to help our clients achieve their business and financial goals," said Jim Sikich. "By combining two highly complementary organizations and leveraging our business expertise, we are able to access new growth opportunities with our current and future customers."

Ryan Overtoom, Partner-in-Charge, Sikich LLP Technology Services, Indianapolis added, "This merger will enable us to expand the depth and breadth of services that we offer in the Indianapolis area."

Ent : Imler partners, Steven R. Imler, CPA, David A. McDaniel, CPA, Joseph E. Gordon, CPA, CFP, and Steven K. Stucky, CPA, will join Sikich as partners. The 30 Ent : Imler employees will be joined by 11 personnel from Sikich's Indianapolis technology office and operate as the Indianapolis office of Sikich.

"We are committed to providing our clients with the local representation they've grown accustomed to, and now, an extended range of comprehensive services. Same people, same service, same rate, more resources. One resource in particular we are excited to bring to the Indianapolis market is the expertise of Sikich's Investment Banking and Corporate Finance service offering," said Ent : Imler Managing Partner Steven Imler.

The partners of Ent : Imler are in the process of contacting clients to inform them of the change and answer questions they may have about the transition or about Sikich. "Our goal is to assure clients of both firms that their interests are our primary concern. We will do all that we can to make the process seamless and transparent, while maintaining Ent : Imler's and Sikich's high standards for delivering exceptional client services," Sikich stated.

About Sikich LLP

Sikich LLP is a nationally-ranked top 50 public accounting and consulting firm providing public accounting and tax services, operations and management consulting, entrepreneurial services, information technology products and services, investment banking, human resource services, graphic design and marketing services, retirement plan services, and wealth management. With more than 375 employees and nine offices located in Aurora, Buffalo Grove, Chicago, Decatur, Naperville, Rockford, Springfield, Illinois; Indianapolis, Indiana; and St. Louis, Missouri, Sikich serves individuals and small and middle market companies, as well as governmental and not-for-profit organizations. Visit to learn more.

Securities are offered through Sikich Corporate Finance LLC, a registered broker dealer with the Securities Exchange Commission and a member of FINRA/SIPC. Advisory services offered through Sikich Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor. General securities offered through Triad Advisors, Member FINRA/SIPC.

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