New York City, NY – National accounting and advisory firm Marcum LLP announced today that OGH Certified Public Accountants & Advisors of Miami, Florida, joined the Firm’s Southeast Region, effective August 1.The transaction expands Marcum’s presence in South Florida, adding two partners and 17 associates and a second office in Miami.
OGH was a full-service CPA firm offering assurance, tax and accounting, consulting, and property management services to clients in 10 industry sectors. The firm focused primarily on real estate developers, construction companies, and real estate investors; export and wholesale distributors; and domestic and international tax services. Hiram D. Ocariz, CPA, is office managing partner.
“OGH’s strong position in a gateway city to the global economy, industry specialization, and culture based on integrity, excellence, strong client relationships and measurable results make OGH a perfect fit for Marcum. We welcome the team to our firm and look forward to our continued mutual success,” said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Marcum’s chairman and chief executive officer.
“OGH’s focused expertise is an additional asset in several of Marcum’s core industry groups, while also bringing experience in several new industries to our South Florida region,” said Michael Balter, Marcum’s Southeast regional managing partner. In addition to the two Miami offices, Marcum also has Florida offices in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.
“My partner, our staff and I are delighted to be joining Marcum, where we will be able to access national resources for the benefit of our clients, while having the opportunity to deepen the bench of talent In Marcum’s South Florida region,” Mr. Ocariz said.
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China, and Ireland. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services. For more information, visit www.marcumllp.com.