Sikich LLP

November 03, 2009 18:24 ET

Sikich Recognized as Innovative Firm Leader of the Year

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - November 3, 2009) - James A. Sikich, CEO and Managing Partner of Sikich LLP, a nationally recognized accounting and consulting firm, was named The Innovative Firm Leader of the Year at the 2009 Global Conference of The Leading Edge Alliance (LEA).

This year's Edge award recognized Sikich as a veteran managing partner who has led his firm to consistent growth and innovation in a challenging market over many decades. His talent for identifying trends, his dedicated investment in the firm's long-term growth, his support for the profession, and his role in creating a culture of outstanding client service were among the many comments from the LEA panel of judges.

"I am incredibly humbled by this recognition. I am proud to accept this award, not for me, but on behalf of our entire firm," says Jim Sikich. "Over the years we have been blessed with loyal clients and a talented team. It is all a part of our ongoing success," he continued. With more than 37 years of experience providing clients with assurance and management consulting services, Sikich is responsible for the long term strategic and financial planning of Sikich LLP. Under his leadership, Sikich LLP has become recognized as a leading business consulting innovator, continuously developing and improving service offerings and the delivery of those services. The unprecedented growth Sikich has experienced stems from the successful business model Jim Sikich has been building and refining for more than 25 years.

About Leading Edge Alliance

The Leading Edge Alliance (LEA) is ranked by the International Accounting Bulletin as the third largest international association of independent accounting firms for 2009. The LEA is an international professional association of independently owned accounting and consulting firms. Members are top quality firms who share an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to be the premier provider of professional services in their chosen markets.

About Sikich LLP

Sikich LLP is a 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, marketing services, retirement plan services, and wealth management. With more than 300 employees and eight offices located in Aurora, Chicago, Springfield, Rockford and Buffalo Grove, Illinois; St. Louis, Missouri; New York, New York; and Indianapolis, Indiana, Sikich serves individuals and small and middle market companies, as well as governmental and not-for-profit organizations. Visit to learn more.

Advisory services offered through Sikich Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor. Securities offered through Triad Advisors, Member FINRA/SIPC.

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