Toledo, Ohio (September 7, 2023) – Locally recognized accounting and advisory firm, William Vaughan Company (WVC) is pleased to announce it has received two distinguished awards from INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA): the IPA Top 300 Firms, and the IPA Best of the Best Firms Awards.

“It’s an immense honor to continue to join the ranks of IPA’s Top 300—a collection of the industry’s most elite firms. We owe this milestone to the enduring relationships we’ve nurtured with our clients, staff, and the community at large,” expressed Aaron Swiggum, Managing Partner. “Earning the Best of the Best award is not just an accolade; it’s a testament to our strategic, purpose-driven approach toward organizational success. This is an extraordinary accomplishment that goes beyond mere numbers.”

INSIDE Public Accounting meticulously evaluates U.S.-based accounting firms based on an extensive range of metrics, focusing on net revenue and providing an in-depth view of the state of the industry. Now in its 33rd year, IPA’s annual survey received responses from 600 firms. The Best of the Best Firms Award, in particular, is discerned from more than 75 performance metrics, spotlighting firms that demonstrate exceptional operational excellence. Out of over 600 contenders—ranging from 11 to nearly 3,000 employees—only 75 firms achieved the coveted status of Best of the Best. Furthermore, William Vaughan Company is the only accountant in Northwest Ohio to claim the title of one of IPA’s Best of the Best Firms.

About William Vaughan Company (wvco.com)

William Vaughan Company is an Ohio-based public accounting firm providing a vast array of audit, tax, and consulting services to clients locally, nationally, and internationally. Our commitment to excellence has resulted in sustained growth since our inception in 1959. Currently, William Vaughan Company has 3 locations and more than 90 professionals, including 16 partners, who focus on serving primarily privately held businesses. For the past five years, the firm has been awarded one of the 60 Best Accounting Firms to Work for in the nation by Accounting Today. In addition, William Vaughan Company has been named INSIDE Public Accounting’s Best of the Best Firms for the fifth consecutive year and The Blade’s Top Work Places for eleven years running.