Firm Foundation Alliances

The Whetstone Group, Inc.
Marketing Assistance for Professional Service Firms

707 7th Avenue
Marion, IA 52303
Tel. 319.447.6400
Fax 319.447.6439
CONTACT: Larry Bildstein, President & CEO, Lisa Rhatigan, VP - Operations & Consulting


The Whetstone Group, Inc.'s mission is to help companies in the professional services market find growth and hone their competitive edge. They provide their clients a variety of simple, yet effective tools for this purpose. When applied properly, these tools can restore a competitive edge to clients that are looking for new ways to not only compete, but also grow in the evolving professional services arena. Services include telephone lead generation, marketing outsourcing and growth planning

CPA tailored technology 

3015 Windward Plaze, Suite 500
Alpharetta, GA 30005
CONTACT: Roy Keely, 678.297.0066
Web site:

Xcentric provides CPA-specific network technology guidance, complete network hosting, help desk support, and local network implementation services for accounting firms across the United States. They help 180+ firms plan for, implement, and manage their network technology on an ongoing basis and do so by integrating today’s CPA-specific software with current technology best practices.

BizActions LLC
Grow your business one message at a time!

12900 Brushwood Terrace
Potomac, MD 20854
CONTACT:  Gary Kravitz, Executive Vice President, 941.355.9528, Brenda Sleeper, Director of Business Development, 509-393-3432

BizActions email marketing and e-Newsletter system is part of The BizActions Business Development System, a 21st century suite of e-marketing tools that is designed to enhance your firm's communications, lead generation and/or cross-selling efforts.  Hundreds of accounting firms from sole practitioners and including 23 of the top 100 have discovered the power of our innovative approach.  The BizActions Business Development System will help you reach the business and communication goals you want to achieve.

Intelligent tools for the accounting industry 

401 Main Street, Suite 1560
Peoria, IL 61602-1242

AdvanceCPA is a leading provider of intelligent tools to the accounting industry.  We provide CPAs with audit and accounting tools, tax ideas and strategies, CPE programs and technology solutions.  AdvanceCPA is a division of McGladrey, the accounting, tax and consulting firm for companies on the move.