Strategic Partners

We are members of CPA Associates International (“CPAAI”), an association of 150 accounting firms with 5,000 personnel throughout the United States and 72 countries around the world, including 55 firms in North America. This association gives us access to expertise and resources in various services and industries. Ray Strothman, managing partner of Strothman and Company, is past Chairman of the Board of Directors for the North American Member Firms. Effectively, we have affiliated CPA firms in all major North American and worldwide cities. 

Strothman and Company partners with Integrity HR to provide HR solutions for our clients. Integrity HR is a human resource consulting and outsourcing firm that provides customized workplace human resource solutions to create more productive, profitable and successful organizations.

Bedford is an independent professional services firm specializing in cost segregation and innovative tax and energy solutions for the commercial real estate industry. We are committed to working closely with CPAs, property owners and trusted advisors to provide high quality “tax-centric” solutions.

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Ambassador Captive Solutions (“ACS”) works with clients across North America and the Caribbean to help find the right alternative risk financing strategy to suit their strategic risk management objectives. ACS’s specialty is making the complex world of captive insurance vehicles understandable for business owners. Services include needs analysis, consultation, program design, coordination with other professionals and implementation. ACS makes sure the business owner makes the right decision of using or not using a captive to meet their risk management needs.

Jackson Technologies, LLC (“Jackson”) was formed to assist businesses with all of their technology needs. Services offered include Internet bandwidth and telephone lines, day-to-day break fix, weekly onsite visits, projects that businesses need assistance to complete and ordering hardware and software. Jackson has significant experience. Jackson also performs services as the outsourced Information Technology department or assists established Information Technology departments. There is no technology network too small or too large. With experience in many different industries, Jackson focuses on the correct solution for its clients. 

Jackson clients are treated as partners. With the rapid changes and security issues in technology, Jackson educates business owners on recent changes and the latest technologies. Jackson’s goal is to exceed client expectations and to build a stronger community by strengthening all businesses with their technology needs.

Our partnership with Unistar Purchasing Solutions provides our clients with access to procurement specialists. Unistar conducts cost analyses and finds ways to reduce overhead expenses through more strategic purchasing decisions for clients.

Strothman and Company partners with ActionCOACH Louisville to help clients take their businesses from good to great. ActionCOACH provides business owners and executives with a variety of coaching options in the areas of Vision, Sales, Marketing, Systems, Team and Leadership Development. The mission of ActionCOACH is to help clients achieve their personal dreams through the success of their business.

Bluegrass Talent Group “BTG” is a Talent Advisory firm that focuses on connecting you with successful leaders and professionals that will drive positive business outcomes. Yes, we are “Head Hunters” we search for what’s in the head not what’s on it. Our mission is to collaborate, become an extension of your firm, understand your culture, and the spirit of your business. We listen. We assess. We deliver. Our founders have more than 40 years of combined proven expertise in matching exceptional talent with companies of all sizes.
Our non-traditional model allows us to create a customized approach that best serves our clients and their needs.  Our areas of focus are C-Suite, Accounting and Finance, and IT.