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DGN Named One of Nation's Top 400 Accounting Firms

Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth (DGN), northern Michigan’s largest locally owned, full-service public accounting firm, was named a “Top 400” firm in the United States by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA).
This definitive list was developed by gathering information from IPA’s Survey and Analysis of Firms. Many professional associations also aided in the search for firms to add to the list.      
“It’s an honor for DGN to be recognized as one of the country’s ‘Top 400’ firms,” said managing partner Shelly Bedford. “This recognition reinforces our firm’s commitment to creativity, advanced training, multidisciplinary teams, and delivering results to our clients and colleagues.”
The recognition is especially timely as DGN celebrates its 45th anniversary, a testament to DGN’s experience, stability and growth. Since 1973, every team member has contributed to the firm’s growth and success.
Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth is northern Michigan’s largest, locally owned, full-service public accounting firm. Founded in 1973, the firm is based in Traverse City, Michigan with nearly 50 experienced, highly trained staff dedicated to providing outstanding accounting, tax and consulting services to businesses and individuals throughout the state and beyond. DGN's guiding principle is – Our clients’ success is our business.
The DGN team is led by several partners with broad expertise in public accounting and its many services:
  • Thomas E. Gartland, MBA, Founding Partner
  • Brad P. Niergarth, CPA
  • James G. Shumate, CPA, MST
  • Robert C. Thompson, CPA, CVA, MBA
  • Michael D. Shaw, CPA
  • Mary F. Krantz, CPA, CHBC
  • Shelly K. Bedford, CPA, MST
  • Heidi M. Wendel, CPA, CFE
  • Shelly A. Ashmore, CPA, MST
  • James M. Taylor, CPA, CFP®
  • Trina B. Edwards, CPA, CGFM

For more information, visit www.dgncpa.com or email info@dgncpa.com.