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Jared Holum Named President of Perkins & Co

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Portland, Ore. – June 29, 2017 – Perkins & Co, the largest locally owned accounting firm in Oregon, announces the appointment of shareholder and current Director of Assurance, Jared Holum, to the position of president effective July 1, 2017. Holum, 49, has been at Perkins since 2003, joining the firm as a manager in the…

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Perkins & Co Expands Business Transition & Succession Planning Services

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Portland, Ore. – June 7, 2017 – Perkins & Co, the largest locally owned accounting firm in Oregon, has expanded its Business Transition & Succession Planning (BTS) advisory services. Led by Paris Powell, CPA, ABV, CFF and shareholder at Perkins & Co, and Donald Bielen, MBA, CFP® and principal at Perkins & Co, BTS integrates…

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AICPA ‘Standing Ovation’ Honors Paris Powell

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January 26, 2017 Portland, Ore. – The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Standing Ovation program has recognized Paris Powell as one of 25 CPAs age 40 and under to be honored for their contributions to the areas of forensic accounting and business valuation. Powell, along with the other talented young Standing Ovation CPAs from across the…

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Perkins & Co Continues to Expand Female Leadership Footprint

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August 31, 2016 Portland, Ore. – Since its founding in 1986, Perkins & Co has been committed to placing women in positions of leadership, a commitment that started on day one with the company’s namesake, former founding partner, Cheryl Perkins. Today, Portland’s largest locally owned public accounting firm is excited to announce the promotion of…

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Thompson Kessler Wiest & Borquist PC Set to Join Forces with Perkins & Co

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June 8, 2016 Portland, Ore. – Perkins & Co, the largest locally owned accounting firm in Portland, will merge with Thompson Kessler Wiest & Borquist PC (TKWB), an esteemed local boutique firm with more than 30 years of experience working in high-demand industries such as construction, real estate, manufacturing and international tax. The merger is scheduled…

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Two Shareholders Named to National AICPA Committees

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December 8, 2015 Portland, Ore. – Jennifer Elder and Keith Meyers, shareholders at Perkins & Co, have been named to the Technical Standards Subcommittee and Business Valuation (BV) Committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), respectively. Author: Marketing Department

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Perkins & Co Adds Two Shareholders

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August 19, 2014 Portland, Ore. – Perkins & Co, Portland’s largest locally owned public accounting firm, is excited to announce the promotion of Jennifer Elder and Travis Irving from Senior Managers to Shareholders. Author: Marketing Department

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Perkins & Co Adds Principal

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March 25, 2014 Portland, Ore. –  Ray Jordan, former owner of Ray Jordan, P.C., joins Perkins & Co, Portland’s largest locally owned public accounting firm, as a principal in the tax department. Ray brings with him his outstanding accounting team and extensive client base. Author: Marketing Department

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Perkins & Co Opens Business Office in Vancouver, WA

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February 27, 2014 Portland, Ore. – Perkins & Co, Portland’s largest locally owned public accounting firm, is excited to announce the opening of a business office in Vancouver, Washington.  The office will function to support the growing client base Perkins currently has in Clark County and ensures Perkins clients and fellow professionals have easy face-to-face…

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Perkins & Co Adds Two Shareholders

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July 23, 2013 Portland, Ore. – Perkins & Co, Portland’s largest locally owned public accounting firm, is excited to announce the promotion of Susan Sterne and Daniel Monaghan from Principal and Senior Manager respectively to Shareholder.  Both started with Perkins in 1999, and serve Perkins’ core clients: individuals and their closely-held, often multi-generational companies in…

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