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Layoff Watch ’20: How Bad Were the Job Cuts at Crowe and Baker Tilly?

[Updated with additional information.] In the past 48 hours, we’ve learned that hundreds of people were laid off at Crowe this week and many others were let go at Baker Tilly. Here’s what we’ve been able to piece together about the layoffs at both firms based on tips that have come in to GC: Crowe […]

The Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For: Crowe #81 (2020)

Wrapping up our overview of the 2020 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list is Crowe. While Plante Moran and the Big 4 have been on the list for 15-plus or 20-plus consecutive years, Crowe is a relative newbie, as this is the third straight year it has made the F100BCTWF. For the third […]

Crowe Reports Not-So-Massive Global Revenue In 2019

What a difference a year makes. In 2018, Crowe Global hit and surpassed the $4 billion mark ($4.3 billion, to be exact) for the first time, thanks to massive revenue growth of 14% over the prior year. And backs were being patted in all of Crowe’s offices around the world: “The headline figures – in […]

Listicle of the Day: Glassdoor’s 100 Best Places to Work In 2020

So far today, I’ve received at least three emails letting me know that Glassdoor just came out with its ranking of the 100 Best Places to Work in 2020. And for most of the day, I ignored them. But curiosity got the best of me, and I took a look at the list to see […]

Promotion Watch ’19: Crowe Adds 34 New Partners and Principals

It’s time to take the noise makers out of your desk drawers and blow on them furiously because there will be 34 brand-new partners and principals at Crowe once the clock strikes midnight on April 1, 2020. The class of 2020 is fairly large by Crowe standards. It surpasses this year’s class of 24, the […]

Crowe Accountant Jacob Sandy Died of Apparent Drowning During Kayaking Trip

Sad news to report out of Indiana, as the body of 23-year-old accountant Jacob Sandy, who was last seen kayaking on May 18, was found along the Lake Michigan shoreline on May 29. The official cause of death is pending but is believed to be accidental drowning, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said in […]

SEC Got All Grinchy on Crowe, Four Partners for Bad Banana of an Audit

We interrupt your Christmas Eve merriment to bring you this press release from the Securities and Exchange Commission, which on Dec. 21 announced not-so-glad tidings about Crowe LLP’s audit team: The Securities and Exchange Commission today filed settled charges against national audit firm Crowe LLP, two of its partners, and two partners of a now-defunct audit […]

Crowe Admits 24 New Partners and Principals

No, the amount of new partners and principals elected by Crowe LLP wasn’t 26—the number worn by former Nashville Predators rugged left winger Phil Crowe. But the firm will be giving 24 professionals a seat at the big kids’ table come April 1, 2019. The 2019 new partner and principal class at the top 10 […]