Doeren Mayhew Announces Preferred Provider Membership With MichBio

Doeren Mayhew partners with MichBio as a preferred accounting and consulting provider.

Online PR News – 16-June-2009 – – TROY, MICHIGAN – Doeren Mayhew, a Troy-based certified public accounting and management consulting firm, announced today that they are the preferred accounting and consulting provider for MichBio, the association for Michigan biosciences.

Doeren Mayhew recognizes the favorable growth of the biotechnology and life sciences industry in Michigan and the United States and has the expertise to help foster their growth and overcome the unique challenges of biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies. As a preferred provider of MichBio, Doeren Mayhew is able to offer MichBio members free initial accounting and tax consultations as well as discounted hourly rates.

MichBio is the biosciences industry trade association and the official Michigan affiliate of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), which represents biotechnology companies across America and in 33 other nations. Formed in 1993 as the Michigan Biosciences Industry Association, MichBio is headquartered in Ann Arbor.

Rich Beamish CPA, MST, Doeren Mayhew Tax Director and Director in Charge of Special Projects, is the primary contact for all MichBio inquiries. Mr. Beamish has 22 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining Doeren Mayhew, Rich was a tax professional at one of the “big eight” accounting firms and worked out of their New York City office. He began his career with Doeren Mayhew in 1991 and has been a tax director at the firm for 8 years.

“We are very excited to be part of MichBio,” stated Beamish. “Associations that promote growth in Michigan are very important to the health of our economy, especially during these challenging economic times. Doeren Mayhew is honored to be MichBio’s preferred accounting and consulting provider. Our staff of professionals is very excited to take part in helping grow the biotechnology industry.”

Founded in 1932, Doeren Mayhew recently celebrated its 77th anniversary and has grown to become nationally and internationally recognized as trusted business advisors to thousands of individuals and businesses throughout North America and around the world. Doeren Mayhew represents manufacturers, contractors and builders, retailers, wholesalers, distributors, auto dealers, financial institutions, municipalities, school districts, life sciences, and non-profit organizations, with a full range of accounting, audit, tax, merger and acquisition, and consulting services (including specialized expertise in R&D tax credits).