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From Hein & Associates Press Release

Hein & Associates LLP is honored to be the recipient of the fifth annual INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) Best of the Best “Pyramid Award.” Earning this prestigious award means excelling in over 70 metrics across a range of planning, strategy and execution issues. Over 500 firms are measured against these criteria.

Brian Mandell-Rice, Managing Partner of Hein & Associates LLP, said “We are very proud of this achievement. Attaining this award shows that we practice the same strategies we teach to our clients. It also demonstrates that our firm’s dedication to its core values—continuous growth, honesty and integrity, personal responsibility, and respect—is solid. It is extremely gratifying to be recognized this way.”

Hein debuted on the IPA Best of the Best list in 1995, and has been named a Best of the Best firm 14 times during that time span, 12 consecutively.

Best of the Best firms are comprised of both small and large firms and are geographically dispersed across the U.S. They demonstrate long-term consistency and exceptional performance, regardless of outside factors. IPA’s independent ranking of the nation’s best-managed firms is one of the highest honors within the accounting profession today.

About Hein

Hein & Associates LLP is recognized as a leading accounting and advisory firm where its people and clients share knowledge, thrive in a culture of teamwork, and build long-term relationships deeply rooted in integrity.

Hein serves public and private companies in a variety of industries across the country from our offices in Denver, Dallas, Houston, and Orange County. We also serve clients globally through our alliance with associations of independent accounting firms around the world.

According to Accounting News Report, Hein is ranked among the Top 25 auditors serving SEC registrants, and bothINSIDE Public Accounting and Accounting Today list Hein among the nation’s overall Top 100 accounting and advisory firms. Hein has consistently been named to INSIDE Public Accounting’s “Best of the Best Firms” list, honoring only 25 firms for their management and superior operational performance.