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BMF Named a Great Lakes Regional Leader

BMF has again been included on Accounting Today’s annual list of Top Firms in the Great Lakes region, which includes the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and Ohio.

Dale A. Ruther

CPA, CIT, CDS, CCIFP

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3421 Ridgewood Road, Suite 300

Akron, OH 44333


330.255.2427
330.762.3108

About Dale

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Dale Ruther focuses on providing audit, taxation and advisory services to clients in a variety of industries.

As the practice leader for the firm’s Construction Services Group, his extensive experience includes contract accounting both on the audit and tax side, construction claims, incentive performance pay packages for executive and field personnel, performance measurement systems, mergers and acquisitions and job costing system analyses.

Dale is also the firm’s nonprofit practice leader with expertise in OMB A-133, compensation strategies for tax-exempt organizations, benchmarking and performance measurement systems. In addition, Dale represents a number of manufacturing and industrial product businesses within the firm.

Dale also represents a number of franchisees of various systems. He presents annually at the Buffalo Wings National Franchise Association business summit on various accounting, auditing, business and tax topics that affect franchises.

Dale was with Main Hurdman Peat Marwick (now KPMG) before joining Bober Markey Fedorovich in 1982. He was elected partner in 1992.

Specializations

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in accounting and management, Walsh University, magna cum laude

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Construction Industry Technician (CIT)
  • Construction Document Specialist (CDS)
  • Certified Construction Industry Finance Professional (CCIFP)

Professional and Civic Memberships

Awards and Accolades

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