The 2023 Meet the Firms Night will take place on Wednesday, September 13th from 4:00pm-7:00pm in the 2nd floor ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union.

 We hope to see you there!


The following firms are attending the 2023 Meet The Firms Night.

FirmFirm Profile
AndersenAndersen is the founding member of Andersen Global, an international association of legally separate, independent member firms with more than 14,000 professionals worldwide, over 2,000 global partners, and a presence in over 400 locations in more than 170 countries worldwide. In the U.S., Andersen has more than 1,700 personnel located in 23 cities across the country. Andersen encompasses top advisors with previous experience in the international accounting firms, law firms, IRS, and state taxing authorities. Many of our advisors hold multiple professional credentials and have depth in a wide range of capabilities allowing us to provide clients with comprehensive, integrated solutions.
BeckerBecker is the industry’s leading partner in CPA Exam preparation. We work harder (and smarter) to help you prepare the way that works best for you. Because you’re not just prepping for an exam – you’re preparing for your future. And to help you get there, Becker CPA Exam Review is as close as you can get to the real thing. It follows the AICPA blueprint and includes a user-interface that mirrors the exam so you’re already familiar come exam day. Don’t take our word for it. Ask any of the 2,900+ firms, universities and government agencies that trust Becker for their professional education and they’ll tell you the same thing.
Creative Planning (formerly BerganKDV)Are you a motivated individual with a passion for helping people and a tendency to have some fun while doing it? Then, we think we just might be a better team with you on board. When you choose a career with Creative Planning, formerly BerganKDV, you’re choosing options, opportunity and the chance to experience possibility. Sure we spend our days solving complex business, financial and technology problems but more importantly we grow as human beings, collaborate as close colleagues and infuse our culture with fun, passion and innovation that notably keeps our employees around for the long haul!
CliftonLarsonAllenCLA exists to create opportunities for our clients, our people, and our communities through industry-focused wealth advisory, digital, audit, tax, consulting, and outsourcing services. With more than 7,500 people, 121 U.S. locations, and a global vision, we promise to know you and help you. For more information visit Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor. Watch to learn what it means to build inspired careers at CLA: Join CLA’s Talent Community!
Collins AerospaceCollins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market. Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.
Defense Contract Audit AgencyAccounting-Focused Students/Alumni: DCAA welcomes you to Be Audit You Can Be! Seeking 300+ Auditors in 60+locations, nationwide! DCAA auditors – through the important work they do – deliver more than $3 billion in taxpayer savings each year. Our auditors provide a unique service, making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere! There’s never been a better time to join the mission.
DeloitteHowever you seek to make your impact on the world, Deloitte is here to help empower and support your success. From internships and on-the-job learning to well-being and inclusion, we’re committed to helping you connect, belong, and grow. Deloitte gives you the opportunity to work with the best and explore what works best for you. Your experience will be hands-on, in-the-field, and side-by-side. We have opportunities for Freshmen through Seniors to join for Tax & Audit internships or full-time employment with the firm. Learn more here!
Denman & Company, LLPDenman & Company, LLP is one of Central Iowa’s largest locally owned CPA firms, located in West Des Moines. We are committed to excellence and integrity and strive to provide the finest auditing, accounting, forensic, tax and business consulting services.
Eide BaillyFounded in 1917, Eide Bailly is one of the top 20 CPA and business advisory firms in the nation with over 40 offices across 15 states. At the core, Eide Bailly is a people-first firm – real people, passionate about living fulfilling lives both in and out of the office. We strive to foster an environment that is centered around respect, trust, support, integrity, professionalism, fun, innovation, and providing a work-life integration where our people can be their full authentic selves!
Enterprise HoldingsEnterprise Holdings is a family-owned, world-class portfolio of brands. We operate a global network that covers nearly 100 countries, nearly 80,000 dedicated team members, and nearly 1.7 million vehicles taking customers wherever they need to go. In any way you want to think about it, we lead the transportation service industry. How did we get here? The fact is, we owe our success to each and every one of our people. That’s why we empower everyone on our team with opportunities for growth. Our mission, along with our uncompromising commitment to customers, has made Enterprise a genuine success story and a truly special place to work.
EYWe’re change agents and cyber gurus. Performance improvers and problem solvers. Data scientists and growth hackers. Bot programmers and software builders. Risk managers and confidence builders. Here, you can ask better questions to get better answers. You can inspire change and open doors. You can learn and lead. You can be the best version of yourself by helping to build a better working world. Explore what’s possible on EY teams and across EY services. We’re nearly 300,000 global perspectives ready to welcome yours.
FBIThe Forensic Accountant (FoA) role is one of the most vital and sought-after careers in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Forensic accountants use their accounting skills, auditing, and investigative techniques to research and follow the systems through which money may be funneled or laundered by terrorists, spies, and criminals involved in financial wrongdoing.
FDICIt takes a dedicated, talented team to accomplish the FDIC mission — to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation’s financial system. Our team is made up of thousands of dedicated professionals with a wide range of skills, experiences, and perspectives: bank examiners, compliance examiners, economists, financial analysts, IT professionals, administrative professionals, attorneys, and more. Take a detailed look at some of the key roles that are essential to accomplishing our mission.
FORVISFORVIS, LLP ranks among the nation’s top 10 professional services firms and is driven by the commitment to use our forward vision to deliver unmatched client experiences. We are reimagining professional services with a unique focus on the future, offering comprehensive assurance, tax, advisory and wealth management services. With over 6,000 dedicated professionals, our people are making an impact across 70 markets and 10 industry segments. The heart of our forward vision is a commitment to our people. Our culture reflects the firm of the future, with high standards for inclusion & diversity, world- class professional development, and an industry-leading total rewards package. Beyond traditional medical, vision and dental plans, we also invest in our people by supporting their mental well-being, financial health, and career development by providing resources to support the needs of our team members and their families. Design your career with purpose and see how together, our future, and yours is brighter. Learn more at
GreatAmerica Financial ServicesGreatAmerica is a national commercial equipment finance company in Cedar Rapids, IA with offices in Marshall, MN, Milton, GA, and Northbrook, IL. We have grown to over 700 team members and are dedicated to helping manufacturers, equipment dealers, and distributors be more successful and keep their customers for a lifetime. We have experienced consistent, organic origination, earning asset, and revenue growth since inception. Structured in cross functional teams; individuals are empowered to make informed decisions that benefit the company and our customers. When you are part of the GreatAmerica team, you are part of the future, part of an opportunity to grow professionally, and to reach your potential while enjoying your work.
HNI CorporationHeadquartered in Muscatine, IA, HNI Corporation is a global manufacturer of workplace furnishings and residential building products, operating under two segments. The workplace furnishings segment is a leading global designer and provider of commercial furnishings, going to market under multiple unique brands including HON and Allsteel. The residential building products segment is the nation’s leading manufacturer and marketer of hearth products, which include a full array of gas, electric, wood, and pellet-burning fireplaces, inserts, stoves, facings, and accessories. HNI Corporation regularly hires interns and development program members across multiple functions – engineering, finance/accounting, sales/marketing, IT, human resources, and more. We seek performance driven individuals with a passion for continuous improvement to join our team and contribute to our future. HNI Corporation offers great benefits, competitive wages and, most importantly, opportunity for career development and growth. Your impact starts the day you do. Career Ownership – Hands on Problem Solving – Flexibility Built for Balance – Community for All More information can be found on the Corporation’s website at
Honkamp, P.C.Honkamp, P.C. is a Top 10 Midwest CPA and business advisory group (Accounting Today, 2023) that was formally known as Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C. Serving client organizations from coast-to-coast, Honkamp’s clients range from privately held organizations to individuals and nonprofits. Honkamp is headquartered in Dubuque, Iowa with additional locations in Waukee, Hiawatha, Cedar Falls and Davenport, Iowa, and Madison, Platteville and Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Honkamp adds value for our clients by providing forward-thinking, effective and timely services and solutions.
Hy-VeeIn 1930, Charles Hyde and David Vredenburg opened a small general store in Beaconsfield, Iowa. That store grew to become Hy-Vee — a company known for excellent service and reasonable prices. As an employee-owned company, Hy-Vee encourages each of its more than 78,000 employees to help guide the company. Its 85 years of outstanding success is a testament to those employees’ hard work and dedication to the vision of its founders. With sales of $8.7 billion annually, Hy-Vee ranks among the top 25 supermarket chains and the top 50 private companies in the United States. Its more than 235 stores are located in eight Midwestern states: Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.
IRS- Criminal InvestigationCriminal Investigation (CI) is the law enforcement branch of the IRS. Our mission is to serve the American public by investigating potential criminal violations of the Internal Revenue Code, and related financial crimes, in a manner that fosters confidence in the tax system and compliance with the law.
John DeereHere at John Deere . . . We don’t just talk about innovation and technology — we invest nearly $2 million a day in research and development to stay ahead of the market. Our teams are the best in their fields, and they know it takes passion, ambition, and teamwork to produce great results. Plus, you can take ownership of your career development by using our cutting-edge resources. Bottom line? If you’re looking to make a lasting impact on the world — explore our opportunities at John Deere. If you are interested in applying for internships/jobs please go to
KPMGKPMG is one the world’s leading professional services firms, providing innovative business solutions and audit, tax, and advisory services to many of the world’s largest and most prestigious organizations. Improving business performance, turning risk and compliance into opportunities, developing strategies and enhancing value are at the core of what we do for leading organizations. KPMG is one firm delivering excellence every day through the talent, skills, and dedication of our best and brightest employees. Our award-winning work environment, challenging career programs, and exciting global opportunities also mean excellent opportunities for you.
LattaHarris, LLPLattaHarris, a premier CPA and business consulting firm in the Midwest, is focused on your success. With convenient locations across Iowa, LattaHarris is ideally positioned to serve your individual and business needs. For almost 40 years LattaHarris has been exceeding the expectations of its clients, which include closely-held businesses and individuals in a variety of industries. With innovative services, credentialed and highly-trained professionals, and access to global resources, LattaHarris is ready to partner with you.
Lauterbach & Amen, LLPLauterbach & Amen, LLP (L&A) is a mid-sized public accounting firm. We have a longstanding reputation for an unrivaled commitment to quality service; clients appreciate our small-firm values and large-firm capabilities. Lauterbach & Amen, LLP provides accounting, compilation, assurance, actuary, and consulting services to our clients in the spirit of excellence and altruism. The firm’s foundation is in the governmental sector, including: pension funds, municipalities, park districts, libraries, fire districts, and other units of government.
MHCSMHCS is a Top 300 CPA and business consulting firm in the U.S. and one of the most established and largest Iowa-based CPA firms. Celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2021, MHCS partners with individuals and business client organizations in over 40 states among many different industries. MHCS’ primary industries served include transportation and logistics, real estate and construction, health care, manufacturing and distribution, and not-for-profit.
Myers and Stauffer LLCMyers and Stauffer LC is a CPA and health care reimbursement consulting firm, specializing in audit, accounting, data management and consulting services to government-sponsored health care programs. We have 45+ years of experience assisting our government clients with complex health care reimbursement and provider compliance issues, operate 20 offices and have over 900 associates nationwide. We are committed to providing our employees with: • Professional growth and development opportunities • Educational opportunities and certifications • A diverse and challenging work environment • Strong leadership, communication, and feedback • A well-balanced lifestyle, with personal and family time and professional networking opportunities
NFANFA is purpose-driven. We safeguard the integrity of the derivatives markets, protect investors and ensure that our Members meet their regulatory obligations. We take pride in our work; maintain a conviction to do the right thing; empower each other; and support our community. Envision your career in a place where performing critical regulatory work within the financial industry is as significant as the diverse, passionate and talented individuals with whom you work. Together, we will innovate regulation.
Olsen Thielen CPAsOlsen Thielen is an accounting and consulting firm with offices in Eden Prairie and Roseville. In addition to traditional accounting and tax services, Olsen Thielen specializes in business valuations, succession planning, employee benefits and human resources consulting, business accounting services, estate, gift, and financial planning, and fraud and forensic accounting. 
PepsiCoPepsiCo is a playground for curious people. We invite thinkers, doers, and changemakers to champion innovation, take calculated risks, and challenge the status quo. From executives to leaders on the frontline, we’re excited about the future. We take chances. Together, we dare to make the world a better place. Our associates are the magic ingredient. Each of them plays an integral role in helping create deep connections between people and our products. Think about your last group celebration: Chances are, one of our iconic brands was by your side. At PepsiCo, you’re invited to be a part of a global team of innovators who make, move, and sell these products—which are enjoyed by more than 1 billion people a day. A career at PepsiCo means working in a culture where everyone’s invited. Here, you can dare to be yourself. No matter who you are or where you’re from, you can influence the people around you and the world at large. By showing up, you’ll have the opportunity learn, develop, and grow our unique skill sets at work. Our supportive teams can fuel your professional goals to make a global impact.
Plante MoranPlante Moran is among the nation’s largest accounting, tax, consulting, and wealth management firms. With over 3,500 staff across 24 locations in the United States and in China, India, Japan, and Mexico, we’re consistently ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” Guided by the Golden Rule, our award-winning culture is based on one simple premise: We Care. We care about our staff, we care about our clients, and we care about the communities in which we live and work.
PrincipalAt Principal we help people and companies around the world build, protect and advance their financial well-being through retirement, insurance and asset management solutions. We believe everyone should have the access, opportunity and confidence to achieve their financial goals. For more than 140 years, we’ve focused on discovering new opportunities and technologies to help people and businesses make progress big and small. Our commitment to customers goes beyond financial security. We’re helping build a more prosperous planet – with strong communities, socially responsible investment options, and a more inclusive, resilient and sustainable world we all share. Join us. Principal is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet employer.
PwCPwC provides professional services across two segments: Trust Solutions and Consulting Solutions. Within these segments we bring a range of capabilities to help organizations solve faster, solve more and realize more value. These capabilities include cloud and digital, deals, ESG, cybersecurity and privacy, governance/boards, risk, transformation, tax services and much more.
RSM US LLPRSM is the leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to the middle market. With over 13,000 professionals across the U.S. and Canada and a global presence in 123 countries, our purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities. As first-choice advisors, we are focused on developing leading professionals and innovative services to meet our clients’ evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment. Through a supportive, caring culture, our people are empowered to be their authentic selves and share their unique perspectives. Our culture of diversity and inclusion enhances the insights we provide while transforming innovation, collaboration and business results through fostering an inclusive environment, working hard to engage a talented workforce and reflect our diverse community, and developing relationships that serve others in business and the broader community. Together, our people’s individual talents and diverse perspectives strengthen our teams and enhance the unique insights that we provide to our clients.
Savant Wealth ManagementFor more than 30 years, Savant Wealth Management has worked to provide wise counsel to individuals, families, and businesses. A fee-only, independent RIA firm, we offer investment management, financial planning, retirement planning, and family office services to financially established individuals and institutions. We also offer corporate accounting, tax preparation, payroll and consulting through our affiliate, Savant Tax & Consulting. As of June 30, 2023, Savant held approximately $20.4 billion in assets under management and assets under advisement. Since our beginning, skilled individuals with a desire to serve others and to advance in their craft have been drawn to Savant. Our team is comprised of smart, talented, servant leaders, who strive for the best, both professionally and personally. We believe in collaboration, innovation, excellence, and doing the right thing, while providing world-class service to our clients. Our firm offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for growth while maintaining a positive work-life balance. Are you ready to start your journey toward your ideal future and help others achieve theirs? Join our team and apply today!
TransamericaAt Transamerica, we believe everyone deserves to have more years to their lives and more life to their years, to have a healthy account balance and a healthy heart to match. That’s why wellness is central to everything we do. The Transamerica companies offer a wide array of innovative financial services and products with a common purpose: to help individuals, families, and businesses build, protect and preserve their hard-earned assets. With more than a century of experience, we have built a strong reputation on solid management, sound decisions and consumer confidence.
UHY LLPUHY LLP is one of the fastest growing Professional Services firms in the United States. We are strengthened not only by the services we offer in our many offices across the U.S., but also by being an independent member of UHY International, a global organization of over 300 accounting and consulting firms in over 99 countries. At UHY, we’re all about what sets us apart. Our entrepreneurial spirit fosters an environment in which our employees are engaged and empowered, which we believe results in better client service.
MEET THE FIRMS NIGHT was last modified: August 29th, 2023 by Rachel Stewart