Effective December 3, 2021, Bova, Harrington, & Associates has joined Whittlesey, one of New England’s largest accounting and advisory firms. The merger will expand Whittlesey’s footprint in Western Massachusetts.
“Our shared values and common industries, services, and culture will bring outstanding value to our clients and community,” said Drew Andrews, Whittlesey’s CEO and managing partner. “The addition of Bova, Harrington, & Associates will reinforce our growth strategy and region’s reach. Together, we look forward to expanding our New England presence and new partnership.”
Founded in Hartford in 1961, Whittlesey is one of the largest regional CPA and IT consulting firms in New England. With offices in Hartford, CT, Hamden, CT, and Holyoke, MA, we’re growing alongside our clients to provide a comprehensive array of advisory, assurance, tax, and technology services to a broad range of businesses and individuals.
Whittlesey has the experience and expertise of a large, national CPA and IT consulting firm, with the responsiveness of a local firm. We pride ourselves on the value we offer to our clients, including fair pricing for a high-quality product, superior service, and game-changing insights. As trusted business advisors, we do more than accounting; we provide responsive and cost-efficient recommendations for both small and complex business needs.
Our diverse teams of professionals have decades of experience in various accounting and technology disciplines. As members of Allinial Global, an association of legally independent accounting and consulting firms, we share in the strength of a worldwide network, while maintaining our commitment to personalized service in the communities where we live and work.
Our firm has stood the test of time because we understand how to help our clients successfully navigate compliance, economic and technology changes, and beyond.
- We are ranked 145th in the annual Inside Public Accounting’s “Top 200 Accounting Firms”
- We are also listed as the 7th top New England regional firm by Accounting Today
- When compared with both national and local firms, Whittlesey has set the national high score in the following service areas:
- Overall Satisfaction
- Ease of Doing Business
- Business Partner
- Business Practices
- Professional Staff
- Service Value