LANCASTER, PA (March 13, 2014) – A familiar name in accounting services in the Central and Eastern Pennsylvania region is earning national attention in the industry for its climb to the 72nd spot on Accounting Today’s “2014 Top 100 Firms” list. Reinsel Kuntz Lesher (RKL), Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, earned several rankings on the annual survey, underscoring its impressive growth in the past year.
In its annual “Top 100” supplement, Accounting Today recognized RKL among its “Movers and Shakers” for the firm’s double-digit move up 11 positions from 2013. The firm was also named 9th on a list of “Pacesetters in Growth” and the 17th largest firm in the Mid-Atlantic region, in a list dominated by metropolitan-based firms from Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
“In some ways, it’s a bit surreal to see RKL’s name among these big city firms. We’ve grown to meet the demand in our local communities for the services and capabilities that RKL provides. We’re very grateful to our expanding client base for making this possible,” commented RKL CEO Edward W. Monborne.
RKL’s geographic expansion played a significant role in the ranking. In the last two years, RKL added four partners and 30 team members to its York, PA office. Firm-wide, RKL employs 300 full-time and part-time team members, as well as 32 seasonal employees and interns.
The firm has also experienced in growth in various services areas including audit, business valuations, cost segregation, forensic/fraud accounting, litigation support, mergers and acquisitions, international tax and others. Additionally, RKL’s client base saw growth in the manufacturing/distribution, nonprofit, construction/real estate development and government sectors, among several others.
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