I am very proud and honored to have been involved in the following. It was especially nice that I could serve both sides in the merger. Here’s the press release:
The certified public accounting firms of Hudson Cisne & Co. LLP, and Jones & Co., LTD, are pleased to announce their merger effective January 1, 2021. The combined firm will be known as HCJ CPAs & Advisors, PLLC.
“Hudson Cisne’s commitment remains to serve our clients to the best possible degree,” said Karen Garrett, CPA, managing partner of Hudson Cisne. “This further enhances our ability to meet the needs of our clients. Together, we will serve our expanded client base with even higher standards of service.”
“Jones & Company constantly works towards adding resources and providing innovative solutions to our clients,” said Brent Stidman, CPA, managing partner of Jones & Company. “By operating as HCJ CPAs & Advisors, we can demonstrate the commitment we have to work as a team for our clients throughout Arkansas.”
“This combination brings together two leading Arkansas firms with very similar cultures and values,” said Gary Adamson CPA, CEO of Adamson Advisory LLC, the advisor to both firms on this merger.
The combined firm will have 90 employees and will operate throughout the state with offices in Little Rock, Jonesboro, White Hall, and Rogers. The Little Rock office will be the headquarters and Karen Garrett of Hudson Cisne will continue as the firm’s managing partner.