Organized in 1968 with a single office in Effingham, West & Company, LLC has expanded to become a multi-office public accounting firm serving clients throughout Illinois.
With six offices located in Champaign, Edwardsville, Effingham, Greenville, Mattoon and Sullivan Illinois, we serve a host of clients ranging from individuals to large closely-held corporations. Our client list includes commercial businesses, governmental units and non-profit organizations.
Our over seventy professionals and support staff are able to provide specialized services in the areas of accounting and auditing, taxation (including individual, business, estate and fiduciary), management consulting, employee benefit plan consulting and administration, and litigation support.
We take pride in having helped our clients and communities prosper since 1968, and looking forward to our next half century of providing these services.
Joseph Brumleve, CPA, leaves Guager & Diehl, CPAs in Decatur to open a practice in his hometown of Effingham.
Bill Dabbs, CPA, leaves Price Waterhouse, Chicago, moves to Sullivan, but practices in Effingham and Sullivan.
Joe and Bill organize Brumleve & Dabbs, CPAs and Bill manages the Firm’s Sullivan office.
Mike Boyd is admitted as a partner and opens the Mattoon office of Brumleve & Dabbs, CPAs.
Richard C. West, CPA, opens office in Mattoon.
Ken Vogt and Lynn Freese are admitted as Partners and, together with Bill Dabbs and Mike Boyd, acquire Joe Brumleve’s partnership interest.
Brumleve & Dabbs, CPAs merge with Richard C. West, CPA. The Firm changes its name to Boyd, Freese, West & Vogt, CPAs.
Boyd, Freese, West & Vogt, CPAs acquires the assets of Bruce E. Turley, CPA, Ltd. in Greenville.
Boyd, Freese, West & Vogt, CPAs combine with Arthur C. Willenborg, accountant, the operations of which are consolidated with the Firm’s Effingham office.
Brian Daniell, CPA, admitted as a Partner.
Firm changes structure from a general partnership to a limited liability company and changes its name to West & Company, LLC.
Janice Romack, CPA, admitted as a Partner.
Diana Smith, CPA, admitted as a Partner.
The firm opens its Edwardsville Office with Josh Lowe as Manager.
D. Raif Perry, CPA, and John Vogt, CPA, admitted as partners.
Joshua Lowe CPA, CFP®, admitted as a Partner.
David Faller, CPA, admitted as a Partner. The firm opens its Champaign Office with Seth Dixon as Manager.
Alex Hagen, CPA, admitted as a Partner.
Clayton Hinton, CPA, admitted as a Partner.
Nathan Earnst, CPA, admitted as a Partner
Michael Lawler, CPA, CFE, admitted as a Partner