PBMares, LLP, an accounting and business consulting firm serving clients nationally and internationally from offices in the Mid-Atlantic, has earned the distinction of being No. 1 on Accounting Today’s Firms to Watch list, which is part of their annual ranking of the country’s top accounting firms. PBMares is also listed at No. 5 in the Top Firms for the Capital Region.

PBMares has been on an upward trajectory on the publication’s Firms to Watch list, ranking at No. 9 in 2014, No. 5 in 2015 and No. 2 in 2016. The Capital Region ranking includes firms in Virginia and Maryland, where PBMares has offices, as well as Delaware, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia.

“The key to our growth is our team members,” said Alan Witt, CPA, CEO of PBMares, LLP. “These rankings are the result of our hardworking and devoted staff who build strong relationships with clients and prospective clients within industry and specialty practice teams.”

Accounting Today is a leading monthly industry publication for public accountants and covers areas such as accounting standards, tax law, audit and assurance and wealth management, just to name a few. The Top Firms list is produced annually.