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UHY LLP Expands in Northeast Regional Market with Merger of Certified Public Accounting Firm

January 16, 2020

UHY LLP Expands in Northeast Regional Market with Merger of Certified Public Accounting Firm

UHY Advisors and UHY LLP (“UHY”) today announced that they will expand their presence in the Northeast region with the merger of the professional services firm Pattison, Koskey, Howe and Bucci, CPAs (“PKHB”), located in the Hudson Valley of New York State. The combination of firms, effective January 1, 2020 combines two of the largest firms in the Capital District and adds three partners, six principals and approximately 50 additional professionals and administrative staff to UHY’s existing Northeast presence.

The merger developed over several years through the firms’ collaboration in successfully serving their respective clients. Their combined expertise will create new business opportunities in the Hudson Valley with the addition of offices in Hudson, Kingston and Catskill. A. Michael Bucci, Matthew VanDerbeck and Bradley Cummings will join UHY as Partners and serve to strengthen UHY’s commitment to client and community support. One of PKHB’s founders Richard Koskey joins UHY as a principal, along with Nancy Patzwahl, Suzanne Muldoon, Gary Newkirk, Therese Wolfe and Jean Howe Lossi.

“We are pleased to welcome the highly experienced and community-dynamic team at PKHB to UHY. We are committed to ensuring a smooth transition and look forward to our combined experience strengthening our presence and further helping us counsel our clients as we continue to expand our service lines, industry sectors and advisory services to meet growing client business strategies and demands across the Northeast” said Michael Mahoney, CEO of UHY Advisors NY, Inc.

“UHY’s commitment to client success, community support, career development, deep industry expertise and professional leadership in the accounting and advisory sectors are a foundation of our collective continuing legacies” said A. Michael Bucci, formerly Managing Shareholder of PKHB (now UHY Partner), “UHY will continue to support our clients’ collective strategies, meet their goals and provide them with trusted advisor support locally, nationally and internationally with specialized industry expertise.”

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