On October 20, 2017, Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP announced the acquisition of Wolfe Valuation LLC. Wolfe Valuation LLC was formed by W. Michael Wolfe, CPA/ABV, CVA in 2015.
"We are so pleased and very fortunate to have the opportunity for Mike Wolfe to join our team,” said Todd Harington, CPA, Managing Partner. As a highly regarded business valuation specialist and management consultant, Mike will bring expertise to the firm's clients through his knowledge of business valuation, value optimization, and fair value GAAP/IFRS reporting. Additionally, he has substantial experience with mergers and acquisitions, valuing business enterprises and closely-held securities, and intellectual property.
Mr. Wolfe has joined Trout, Ebersole & Groff as a Partner. Prior to forming Wolfe Valuation LLC, Mike spent 13 years as a Valuation Services Partner and Practice Leader with large regional and national accounting and advisory firms in the Philadelphia market where he devoted his entire practice to business valuation and related advisory services.
Over his career, he has valued hundreds of businesses and intangible assets for a wide range of companies including early-stage enterprises to middle-market and public companies. He has also served as an expert witness in legal proceedings relative to valuation issues.
Mr. Wolfe is a frequent speaker on business valuation, intangible asset valuation, and fair value accounting. He currently serves as the President of the PA East Chapter of NACVA, is a member of the PICPA Business Valuation Committee, and is an Adjunct Professor of Accounting in the MBA Program at USciences in Philadelphia. He holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from Elizabethtown College, is a CPA, a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) by the American Institute of CPAs.