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Brown Smith Wallace Named to Vault Accounting 50 for Seventh Year


(ST. LOUIS, April 21, 2020) For the seventh year,, the leading career resource for employer ratings and rankings, has named Brown Smith Wallace to the Vault Accounting 50, a ranking of the 50 best accounting employers to work for nationwide. Brown Smith Wallace ranked #16 out of the 50 firms ranked nationwide and is the only St. Louis-based firm in the Top 40. The firm ranks in the Top 5 for more than half of the Quality of Life rankings, coming in at #1 for Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.

“Receiving this recognition amid the current uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 underscores what’s most important: doing everything we can to support our people so they in turn can support our clients and communities,” said Tony Caleca, Managing Partner. “We’re very proud to have moved up to the #1 ranking for Corporate Social Responsibility in the past year. We collaborated to bring back our Day of Caring and put our collective energies behind many great causes in our communities. We’re humbled that our Family members recognized that corporate responsibility is a pillar of our firm.”

In addition to this recognition by Vault, Brown Smith Wallace is nationally recognized as a “Top 100 Firm” by Accounting Today and INSIDE Public Accounting. Brown Smith Wallace was honored by the Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis as a top employer for women. In addition, the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance and the American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants named Brown Smith Wallace a 2019 Best Public Accounting Firm for Women as part of its Accounting MOVE Project.


About Brown Smith Wallace

Brown Smith Wallace—an independent firm associated with Moore Global Network Limited—is a nationally recognized, top 100, full-service CPA and business advisory firm in Missouri with more than 300 employees. The firm is the top-ranked St. Louis firm in the 2021 Vault Accounting Firm rankings, is recognized as a top workplace for women by the Accounting MOVE Project and is a 2019 INSIDE Public Accounting Best of the Best Firm. For more information, visit or call 314.983.1200.

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