Regional Accounting Firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI) Merges Laney, Boteler and Killinger

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Regional Accounting Firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI) expands in Atlanta—one of the metropolitan hubs of the Southeast—by merging Laney, Boteler & Killinger.

First row left to right: Russ Frederick, Gary Boteler, Wink Laney, John Leslie. Second row left to right: Kelly Bollinger, Bill Carr.

Increasing our presence and expertise in this market is crucial to our business strategy as a Southern regional firm in order to better meet the growing demands of the largest market in our firm’s current geographical footprint of service, stated Carr.

Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI), expands in Atlanta, adding local CPA firm Laney, Boteler and Killinger. The local team—including partners Wink Laney, CPA; Gary Boteler, CPA; Russ Frederick, CPA; and John Leslie, CPA—will now operate under the CRI name and relocate to the existing Atlanta office of CRI, located at 4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road.

“CRI’s industry expertise in not-for-profits and education, healthcare, hospitality, construction and service industries complement our existing proficiencies in these growth sectors,” stated Wink Laney, managing partner of Laney, Boteler and Killinger. “Joining regional firm CRI creates opportunities for us to pursue new clients that we would not otherwise be able to serve as a local firm while also allowing us to enhance the range of services and expand the efficiencies and technologies that we are delivering to current clients.”

CRI, currently ranked as the 28th largest accounting firm nationally, boasts offices in 19 markets throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. CRI continues to be recognized as one of the fastest growing accounting firms in the United States.

“By merging Laney, Boteler and Killinger, CRI expands our service team in Atlanta—one of the metropolitan hubs of the Southeast—for the second time in 2013,” stated William H. Carr, chairman and managing partner of CRI. “Increasing our presence and expertise in this market is crucial to our business strategy as a Southern regional firm in order to better meet the growing demands of the largest market in our firm’s current geographical footprint of service.”

CRI’s core industry specializations include manufacturing and distribution companies, healthcare entities, not-for-profit organizations, construction companies, governmental entities, financial institutions, and insurance companies. The firm also offers specialized services including employee benefit plan (EBP) audits, forensic accounting, service organization control (SOC) reporting, and IT audits. For more information regarding CRI, as well as news and tips applicable to both business owners and individuals, visit http://www.CRIcpa.com or the firm’s interactive blog available from http://blog.CRIcpa.com.

About Carr Riggs & Ingram, LLC
CRI is ranked as 28th largest accounting firm nationally and 3rd regionally in the South. Today, CRI has more than 900 employees in offices throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas and is recognized as one of the fastest growing CPA firms in the United States. CRI’s industry specializations include construction companies, governmental entities, financial institutions, healthcare entities, insurance companies, not-for-profit organizations, and manufacturing and distribution companies. CRI also offers specialized services including forensic accounting, employee benefit plan (EBP) audits, service organization control (SOC) reporting, and IT audits. For details regarding our service and industry specialties, please visit http://www.CRIcpa.com or our accounting blog available from http://blog.CRIcpa.com.

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