Dean Dorton, the region’s leader of audit, tax, and consulting services based in Kentucky, was recently named to the “Beyond the Top 100: Firms to Watch” list by Accounting Today. Dean Dorton was also listed a Top Firm in the Southeast.

The publication’s main message this year focused on growth with moderation. Overall growth for the Top 100 was 8.8 percent, a slight decrease from last year, but still higher than the previous rate of approximately 8 percent. Other highlights of the publication include the challenge of staffing and finding quality individuals to bring on board now but also planning for the future successions ahead. Top service, strategies, and expertise were also emphasized.

David Bundy, President & CEO

Being named a Firm to Watch is an extraordinary honor for our entire team at Dean Dorton. As trusted advisors to our clients, our talents extend beyond traditional tax and accounting work to include a broad range of disciplines that address business financial needs today, and in the future. We are proud to continue to bring differentiating perspectives to our clients, and technological innovations that will help move their business forward.

Dean Dorton’s recent highlights in the past six months include:

  • Launch of Accounting and Financial Outsourcing (AFO) services that leverage technology to provide outsourced accounting services with workflow automation, financial visibility, and real-time financial reporting
  • Named Best Place to Work in Kentucky for 13 consecutive years
  • Elizabeth Woodward, Director of Forensic Accounting and Litigation Support Services, was appointed to AICPA Forensic and Litigation Services Committee