Dixon Hughes now Dixon Hughes Goodman

Dixon Hughes merged with accounting firm Goodman & Co. to form Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP.

The combined certified public accounting firm will be the largest in the Southeast and the 13th biggest in the country. It will be based in Charlotte and employ 1,700 workers in 30 offices spanning 11 states and Washington, D.C.

"This combination will create a larger platform in which we can expand our geographical reach throughout the mid-Atlantic, share core technical resources and anticipate the needs of our clients," Dixon Hughes chairman Charles Edgar Sams Jr. said in a statement Monday. "We are enthusiastic as we move forward over the coming months."

Dixon Hughes has been a sponsor of the South Carolina Hospital Association for almost a decade. Dixon Hughes

To learn more about Dixon Hughes services, visit their website.

03-01-2011 12:00 (EST)