BKD CPAs & Advisors

Firm Overview:

BKD CPAs & Advisors, founded in 1923, is the 10th largest CPA and advisory firm in the U.S., and greater Cincinnati.  Our 2,000 dedicated professionals, including 250 partners/principals, serve closely held businesses, publicly traded companies, governmental entities, not-for-profit organizations and individuals. 

BKD is the largest U.S. member of Praxity, AISBL, a global alliance of independent firms.  We offer multinational clients a gateway to the global marketplace with services delivered by alliance firms that are committed to the highest standards required in international business.

Services and/or Products:

BKD professionals take pride in delivering customized, strategic solutions to our clients in various industries including financial services, not-for-profit and government, manufacturing, distribution, health care, construction and real estate. 

Our service offerings include: accounting, audit and assurance, tax, risk management, technology, and forensic and valuation services.  BKD subsidiaries provide mergers and acquisition, ESOP, financing and IPO advisory services, and personal wealth planning, investment management and estate planning.

BKD clients benefit from a robust e-communication stream, including Alerts, Advisor and newsletter publications which address the issues and concerns of targeted industries; additionally our webinar series presents industry knowledge, insights and practical applications.

BKD is registered with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), and audits approximately 90 Securities and Exchange Commission registrants, including 30 benefit plan audits.

Past/Current Involvement with the Goering Center:

Associate Member of the Goering Center since 2015.

Special Offer(s) for Goering Center Core Members:

BKD will provide up to three (3) hours of free consultation to any Goering Center Core Member.

Contact Information:

Primary Individual Contact:

David Rodarte
312 Walnut Street, Suite 3000
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Year Company/Firm Founded: 1923