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Whittlesey CEO Drew Andrews Recognized Among Forbes' America's Top 200 CPAs

HARTFORD, Connecticut – April 17, 2024

Whittlesey is excited to announce that their CEO and Managing Partner, Drew Andrews, has been included in Forbes' "America's Top 200 CPAs" list. Curated by Forbes' editorial team, this list features the top CPAs in public practice across the United States.

The rigorous selection process involves independent nominations and recommendations from various CPA societies and associations. Candidates are evaluated on numerous criteria, including certifications and credentials, years of experience, industry specialization, professional achievements, community involvement, thought leadership, diversity of client base, ethical and regulatory compliance, and innovation and technology adoption.

Drew Andrews has been leading Whittlesey since 2008 and has significantly influenced its trajectory. He has grown the firm's revenue to more than triple its original size and expanded its operations to include three offices throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts. His innovative approach has notably advanced the firm's capabilities and strengthened client relationships.

Drew's dedication extends beyond corporate management to personal mentorship and community involvement. He actively develops talented professionals within the firm, providing guidance and support as a mentor and coach. Drew is committed to philanthropy, holding leadership positions in various local nonprofits and contributing significantly to community enrichment efforts. He has held prominent positions, such as a board member at the Connecticut Business & Industry Association, a member of the University of Connecticut Accounting Advisory Board, and past chair of the CTCPA Nonprofit Committee.

With over a thousand CPAs considered, Drew's inclusion on this exclusive list highlights his significant influence and exceptional contributions to the profession.

About Whittlesey 
Founded in Hartford in 1961, Whittlesey is the largest Connecticut-based CPA and consulting firms and a regional leader in New England. With offices in Connecticut and Massachusetts, we provide a comprehensive array of advisory, assurance, tax, and technology services to a broad range of businesses and individuals.

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Hartford, CT 06103-3509


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