Jennifer Hacker Olsen
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (November 3, 2014) — Wipfli LLP, one of the top 25 CPA and consulting firms in the United States, recently announced that the leaders and associates of Assurity River Group have joined the firm. Upon completion of the acquisition, the firm’s associates will join Wipfli’s Risk Advisory and Forensics Services Practice.
“Assurity River Group has an established track record of providing security and business continuity planning services to businesses in the Upper Midwest,” said Bob Cedergren, partner-in-charge of Wipfli’s Risk Advisory and Forensic Services practice. “This combination will enhance our risk management and information security practice capabilities and strengthen our ability to serve both existing and prospective clients.”
Jeff Olejnik, chief executive officer of Assurity River Group, said, “Assurity River Group’s leaders and associates are excited about this combination. Together with Wipfli, our combined risk advisory services practice will be positioned well to continue to be a leader in providing the value-added risk management, information security and business continuity services our clients have come to expect.”
Minnesota-based Assurity River Group was established in 2002 and provides security and business continuity planning services to clients across the Upper Midwest.
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