Plante & Moran Lands on Detroit Free Press' Top Workplaces 2010 List
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan — Plante & Moran, PLLC, one of the nation’s largest accounting and business advisory firms, is pleased to announce its inclusion on the Detroit Free Press list of Top Work Places 2010. In a recent newspaper report announcing the winners, Randy Essex, Free Press deputy managing editor/business and civic affairs, said ”…these companies…have proven their leadership in attracting and retaining talented people for the state.”
For the first time, the awards competition included companies and organizations from throughout Michigan. Plante & Moran has Michigan offices in Ann Arbor, Auburn Hills, East Lansing, Flint, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, Macomb Southfield and Traverse City, in addition to multiple locations in Ohio, Illinois and globally, and was honored in the large company category. The winners’ actual rank in the competition will be announced at a breakfast ceremony on Thursday, November 11 at Laurel Manor in Livonia.
Gordon Krater, CPA, Plante & Moran’s managing partner, notes the firm’s highly regarded recruiting program continues long after staff members join the firm.
“We work hard to attract top notch staff at all levels of the firm,” affirms Mr. Krater. “That’s why we place special emphasis on retention with training, communication, acknowledgment of individual and collective efforts and progressive human resource policies and practices. Combined, we aim every day to create a work environment conducive to personal and professional development and growth and outstanding client service.”
Plante & Moran is among the nation’s largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, providing clients with tax, audit, risk management, financial, technology, business consulting, and wealth management services. Plante & Moran has a staff of more than 1,600 professionals in 21 offices throughout Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Monterrey, Mexico, Mumbai, India, and Shanghai, China. In addition to the Detroit Free Press workplace honor, Plante & Moran has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the country’s best places to work for 12 consecutive years.