Leading Southwest Florida CPA firm ranks in the nation's Top 50

Sarasota, FL - Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, announced that the firm has been selected as a 2014 "Best of the Best Accounting Firm" by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA), a leading industry survey.  Best of the Best recognition honors 50 CPA firms across the country for their overall superior financial and operational performance on more than seventy IPA criteria. The right combination of planning, strategy, and execution distinguish Best of the Best firms from among more than 540 firms that participated in the 24th IPA Annual Survey and Analysis of Firms.

"Our commitment to exceptional and specialized client service, as well as ongoing training and support of staff, was integral in earning this designation among an exclusive group of high performing firms.  We are honored to be included," said Rob Lane, Managing Shareholder.

About Kerkering, Barberio & Co.

Kerkering, Barberio & Co. is one of the largest independent certified public accounting firms in Southwest Florida and offers a wide range of services to businesses, organizations, and individuals.  The firm has been serving clients since 1972.  Kerkering, Barberio & Co. has three locations:  1990 Main Street, Suite 801, Sarasota, FL; 6320 Venture Drive, Suite 203, Lakewood Ranch, FL; and 4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 600, Tampa, FL. For more information, visit http://www.kbgrp.com/ or Facebook.com/KBGRP.