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Founded in 1931, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is a full-service accounting and advisory firm where specialized industry professionals combine refreshing candor with clear industry insight to connect your business goals with innovative solutions that drive your business forward. Baker Tilly is ranked one of the top 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the United States according to Accounting Today's 2016 list of "Top 100." With more than 2,700 employees, the firm provides a wide range of accounting, tax, assurance, and consulting services from nationwide offices.

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is an independent member of Baker Tilly International.

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Michael Best is a full service firm with more than 220 lawyers who provide clients with the exceptional legal service and business acumen that have defined our firm for generations. Our practice is broadly organized into the following areas: Banking & Financial Services, Corporate & Transactional, Energy Law, Environmental & Natural Resources, Government Relations & Public Policy, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax. Michael Best has a long history of serving clients in the consumer and industrial products sectors. As those sectors evolve, our practice has grown to encompass a diverse range of technology and software clients. We have deep experience in a number of industries that are subject to unique regulatory schemes or rapidly changing market conditions, such as: Manufacturing, Agribusiness, Energy, Food & Beverage, Higher Education, and Life Sciences.

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce is Wisconsin's most successful business advocacy organization. Celebrating more than a century of service to state business in all sectors, WMC is Wisconsin's manufacturer's association, the state chamber of commerce, and the state safety council. WMC represents the interests of nearly 3,700 member companies from across the state that employ 500,000 hardworking people. WMC is dedicated to making Wisconsin the most competitive state in the nation.