August 13, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Brendan Moore & Associates Ltd. Expands its Client Base and Professional Staff Offering by Acquiring Danaher and Associates Inc.
Oakville, Ontario - Brendan Moore & Associates Ltd. (Brendan Moore), Canada’s leading sales tax recovery and process improvement firm today announced that it has acquired Danaher and Associates Inc. (Danaher), a well respected Ontario-based sales tax consulting firm. The Boards of Directors of both companies unanimously approved the transaction on July 30, 2007. Subsequent to that date, Danaher becomes a 100% owned subsidiary of Brendan Moore. Brendan Moore, President & CEO of Brendan Moore will serve as CEO of both companies.
This acquisition is designed to enhance the cost saving benefits and process improvement strategies that Danaher is able to offer its clients by introducing them to Brendan Moore’s methodology and service program. Danaher clients can expect to see new innovations in review processes and service delivery, as the firms integrate best practices in audit methodologies, software and data analysis, and client reporting needs and requirements.
Danaher principals, Timothy and Thomas Danaher, will join Brendan Moore as members of its senior management team. Tim will continue to maintain relationships with existing Danaher clients as Senior Director, Business Development while Tom will be actively involved in Danaher client management activities as Director, Consulting Services.
“The Danaher acquisition further strengthens Brendan Moore’s presence in the Ontario marketplace while adding experience to our senior management team”, said Brendan Moore. “It will also enable Danaher clients to experience the Brendan Moore service offering without compromising their loyalty to the Danaher team.”
“The market-driven nature of this transaction was obvious to us from the beginning,” said Tom Danaher, Vice-President with Danaher and Associates Inc. “We have strong shared values, including our focus on client service and our commitment to process improvement. We are delighted to be part of Brendan Moore’s team, and we look forward to continuing the success of both firms throughout North America.”
About Brendan Moore & Associates Ltd.
Brendan Moore & Associates Ltd. is a firm of accounting professionals dedicated exclusively to providing Canadian sales tax solutions to North America's premier organizations. Brendan Moore has created a new category of professional services firm by combining the best aspects of audit and consulting firms with the cost-effectiveness of tax recovery firms. We focus exclusively on meeting the management support and profit recovery needs of both complex enterprises with headquarters or operating subsidiaries based in Canada and U.S. companies that do significant business in Canada but do not have a footprint here. Our broad acceptance among North America's premier organizations can be attributed to an exceptional consulting staff whose experience, client focus and technical and IT skills translate to high levels of service and highly-effective solutions. For more information, visit www.brendanmoore.com.
About Danaher and Associates Inc.
Danaher and Associates Inc. was founded in 1977 to offer professional commodity tax advisory services to organizations across North America. Danaher has achieved recognition as a leader in the industry by maintaining the highest possible standards in providing services and support for its clientele. Danaher has a wide and varied client base. It encompasses everything from large multinational corporations to small entrepreneurial busin
esses. Danaher’s clients include organizations of all types, from both the public and private sectors.
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