PALO ALTO, Calif. (August 23, 2017) – Frank, Rimerman + Co. LLP, Silicon Valley’s leading CPA firm, is excited to announce valuation firm Arcstone Partners has joined the Business Valuation practice of Frank, Rimerman + Co. The Denver-based firm has more than 12 years of experience advising and valuing businesses of all sizes for tax, financial reporting and strategic purposes. As a leader in equity security valuations, Arcstone Partners serves hundreds of clients across the country and around the globe.
“Over the past decade, we have worked with and formed a close relationship with Arcstone Partners,” said Joe Orlando, director of Frank, Rimerman + Co.’s valuation practice. “We are excited to announce this formal partnership and look forward to combining our strengths and continuing to provide clients with the highest quality of service. Personally, I’m thrilled to finally get to work Bo Brustkern, a colleague and friend of mine for the past 10 years.”
“We are delighted to join forces with Joe Orlando and his team at Frank, Rimerman + Co., who collectively represent the greatest talent and passion that our industry has to offer,” said Bo Brustkern, founder & managing director of Arcstone Partners. “I look forward to continuing my involvement with the business valuation team as we pursue our mission to provide the highest quality, most respected valuation service in the country.”
Frank, Rimerman + Co. and Arcstone Partners began their close working relationship as charter members of the Fair Value Forum, a Silicon Valley-based think tank of business valuation practice leaders. The key goal of the Fair Value Forum is to establish and embrace best practices in valuing primarily venture backed technology companies. In sharing this mission from the start, both Frank, Rimerman + Co. and Arcstone Partners developed a strong working relationship that is now formalized with this merger.
The combined team will continue to focus on providing premier service and insights to the equity valuation needs of venture-backed technology companies and other niche industries. Joe Orlando will lead the growing valuation practice, with the continued support of Arcstone Partners founder, Bo Brustkern.
Frank, Rimerman + Co. is ranked in the Top 50 Accounting Firms in the country by Inside Public Accounting and Accounting Today, and is also ranked as the #1 Leader in Tax.