November 1, 2011

MarcumStonefield Changes its Name to Marcum LLP

MarcumStonefield Changes its Name to Marcum LLP

Los Angeles, CA – November 1, 2011 – MarcumStonefield, a division of Marcum LLP, has formally changed its name to Marcum LLP. The name change represents the final step in a transition that began in October 2010, when California-based Stonefield Josephson, Inc. joined forces with New-York based Marcum LLP, one of the largest independent accounting and advisory services firms in the nation.The merger marked Marcum’s expansion to the West Coast and a critical step in the firm’s aggressive growth strategy in major markets throughout the nation.

“For six decades, the Marcum brand has been a hallmark of world-class, personalized service, technical expertise and integrity for middle-market companies seeking the highest standards in accounting and advisory services,” said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Managing Partner of Marcum LLP. “As we continue to expand into new territories and enhance the breadth and depth of our offerings, the complete integration of our offices, services and resources under the Marcum name will remain a priority.”

“Over the past 12 months, our clients have experienced the benefits of this extraordinary step in the development of our Firm,” says Ron Friedman, Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Southern California region.”We are able to offer our clients improved service capabilities, new market niches, broader expertise and the highest level of personal service.”

One of the fastest growing firms in the country, Marcum LLP has made numerous strategic mergers over the past 4 years, significantly expanding its presence throughout the United States and China. The firm’s California offices, located in Los Angeles, Irvine, San Diego, San Francisco and San Jose, are well known for their expertise in providing accounting services to public- and privately-held clients throughout the United States and internationally in a wide range of industries including apparel, construction and real estate, financial services, healthcare, media and entertainment, technology, hedgefunds, and the government sector.

Hugh Tama, Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Northern California region, added, “When you think MarcumStonefield, think Marcum. It is the same great people and exceptional service that you have come to know and expect, now in the unique position to provide the global resources and depth of talent of a large firm without sacrificing a high level of personal attention.”