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Pittard, Perry & Crone, Inc. Joins Regional CPA Firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI)


Regional CPA Firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI) offers expanded accounting resources in North Carolina. CRI's new team members provide additional industry expertise in agribusiness, construction, government services, healthcare, and not-for-profits.

Goldsboro, NC (PRWEB) July 10, 2013

North Carolina CPA firm Pittard, Perry & Crone, Inc., has merged with Southern regional CPA firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI). Pittard, Perry & Crone's offices located throughout the Eastern corridor of the state will now operate under the Carr, Riggs & Ingram name but retain the firm's current personnel.

“Our team will be able to offer expanded services to both current and future clients by joining CRI, a regional accounting firm delivering further industry-specific expertise, advanced specialty services, and additional technological resources, like CRI,” stated Dean Horne, managing shareholder for Pittard, Perry & Crone, Inc. “CRI's values align perfectly with Pittard, Perry & Crone's dedication to delivering outstanding client service while providing the highest quality accounting services.”

Currently ranked as the 28th largest accounting firm nationally, CRI's offices are now located throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. The now more than 900 professionals in these offices deliver innovative and proactive consulting services while embodying the firm's Southern roots with friendly client service.

“CRI is pleased to enter the North Carolina marketplace while deepening and broadening Pittard, Perry & Crone's current service offerings,” stated William H. Carr, chairman and managing partner of CRI. “Their team is a natural cultural fit with our firm, and we will all enjoy improved efficiencies by sharing technology, research, and industry capabilities that will only serve to improve our clients' experiences.”

To learn more about CRI and what's unique about our Southern CPA firm, be sure to visit or the firm's interactive blog, You'll Be Surprised by What We Know.

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 40 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 or our accounting blog available from

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