History

Over 60 years of guiding clients through a changing landscape

Early 1950s
Brady Ware is founded in Richmond, Indiana.

1989
The firm expands into Ohio, opening the Dayton office with three full-time team members.

1993
Brady Ware merges with a local Dayton firm led by William I. Schoenfeld and becomes Brady, Ware & Schoenfeld, Inc. This merger increases our team to approximately 40 members and significantly expands our expertise.

1997
The company continues its Dayton expansion via additional mergers. Our team grows to approximately 60 members.

2006
We enter the Columbus, Ohio, market by merging with Shaw & Shaw, a leading CPA and financial consulting firm.

2010
We expand into the south by merging with Marsh & McConnell, P.C., an Atlanta CPA and financial consulting firm.

2012
We begin to serve a new group of clients after merging with Nipps, Brown, Collins & Associates, a Columbus CPA and consulting firm focused on providers of long-term care.

2015
We expand services with an International Tax Practice, led by Richard Gimbert, CPA, CGMA out of our Atlanta area office.

2017
We merge with GrossDukeNelson & Co., a CPA and consulting firm that provides tax, audit and business advisory services to a variety of industries, including professional services firms, manufacturing, real estate, technology and non-profits in the Atlanta, Georgia market. Its significant international tax consulting practice enhance Brady Ware’s existing services, particularly in expatriate tax consulting.

Today
Brady Ware is a leading regional accounting firm, with more than 150 professional team members, serving clients throughout the Midwest and in Georgia in a variety of industries. We bring business owners the knowledge and vision they need to move their business forward by providing a breadth and depth of expertise in a wide range of accounting, financial, and business consulting services. And we accomplish this objective with a personal and collaborative touch not commonly found.