Media Release – September 5, 2018
Business partners Suzanne Cody and Gwyneth James are pleased to announce that they have joined Porter Hétu International, a Canadian-based organization of accounting firms. Cody & James CPAs, a local firm that provides full-service accounting for small to medium-sized businesses, will now be able to provide assurance engagements (reviews and audits) through their new association with Porter Hétu International.
Suzanne and Gwyneth are very excited about the new direction of their firm, although they will remain true to their client base by continuing to offer a full suite of accounting services — everything from financial statements, corporate and personal tax returns, bookkeeping, and payroll — in their personable, approachable manner and in a language the clients can easily understand.
Porter Hétu International (PHI, porterhetu.com) was founded in 1988 and currently has 50 member CPAs. Its Mission is to provide a platform that facilitates and fosters the growth of members’ personal and professional lives. With nation-wide and international association, PHI is an alliance that enables local, in-person relationships that are backed by the strength and depth usually only available in large firms.
Cody & James CPAs has roots in the community stretching back 25 years. Gwyneth purchased the firm in 2009 and Suzanne joined in 2013. Its Mission is to enhance economic development and success throughout the Kawarthas by providing entrepreneurs, professionals, employees, retirees the information and advice they need to make great financial decisions. With a staff of 11, Cody & James CPAs is able to provide accounting services across a broad range of industries and to ensure all business clients have both an account manager and a backup contact.