Delivering on the Promise
for your organization 

At Skoda Minotti,
our mission is to Deliver on the Promise
of adding value to our clients' success.

Our Roots

Skoda Minotti's origins date back to 1980 when our founders recognized the need to serve a niche market of small to midsize companies. The vision was to provide more than accounting services to clients; we wanted to help these businesses grow and achieve greater success.

Seed 3
Early Growth


As our firm grew rapidly throughout the '80s, it was named to the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies from 1987-89, making it the fastest growing firm of its kind in the country.

Seed 4
Revolutionizing the Industry

Early 1990s

We had an idea that would revolutionize the accounting industry—a new business model that permitted non-CPA ownership of CPA firms and separated service lines of business in a way that permitted unlimited capital investment in the business from non-CPA owners. We worked with the AICPA, the attorney general’s office and dozens of state accountancy boards to receive approval of our new model. We co-founded a public company that would bring together essential business services for small to midsize businesses, and by doing so, add value for our clients.

Seed 5

1996 - 1998

We led the new public company through an era of unparalleled expansion. Our teams visited, researched, interviewed and performed due diligence on 2,000 companies and eventually purchased 130 of these businesses at a cost of over $650 million. In two years, the company grew to 5,500 employees, over 240 offices in 40 states and achieved over a $2 billion market cap. Based on 1998 results, Fortune Magazine listed the firm as one of the 100 fastest growing public companies in America.

Seed 6


We re-entered the private sector with a core of talented professionals dedicated to Delivering on the Promise to our clients, employees, business contacts and community. We further developed our niche service offerings to provide clients with complete business advisory solutions, including financial services, professional staffing, risk advisory services, strategic marketing and technology solutions.



To more efficiently serve our growing client and employee base, Skoda Minotti opened our Fairlawn (Akron area) office in 2008 and our Tampa office in 2012. We also completed several acquisitions in order to broaden our service offerings to our clients and add depth to our professional staff. Major acquisitions completed during this time period include Baumann, Raymondo & Company PA (an accounting firm in Tampa, Florida), Dowell & Perez (an accounting firm in Tampa, Florida), Lomax, Soful & Foster (an accounting firm in Akron, Ohio), DataServ (a technology services firm in Westlake, Ohio) and Assurance Concepts (a risk advisory services firm in Tampa, Florida).

Young Plant


With over 300 partners and employees, we operate out of four offices and offer an array of business and financial advisory services to individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations. We serve clients in industries that include real estate and construction, financial services, manufacturing and distribution, professional services, retail, health care and life sciences. Current practice areas include accounting and auditing, tax, business and HR consulting, employee benefits, exit planning, financial services, information service technology, international tax, investment management, marketing, sales and local tax, staffing, small business, transaction advisory services, and valuation and litigation advisory services.

By the Numbers


Partners & Employees



Top 100 Firm

5 Consecutive Years
(Accounting Today)

Core Values

At Skoda Minotti, these core values inform our work every day:


  • Be creative
  • Strive for improvement
  • Embrace change
  • Engage in lifelong learning


  • Seek work/life balance
  • Be supportive and approachable
  • Honor commitments 


  • Demonstrate respect
  • Actively listen
  • Seek collaboration
  • Be positive 


Community Involvement

Our professionals are engaged in a variety of community, professional and civic activities that allow us to support the communities where we live and work.

Tampa Kickball Team
Volunteer Day 2018
Weatherhead 100
Tampa ABC Chili Cookoff
Golic Wingo Bus
Tailgating Party 2018
Tax Reform Speaker Series
Magnet Event

Awards and Recognition

We are honored and humbled by the recognition we have received. These awards testify to the trust and partnership we build and nurture with our clients. 

Accounting today best accounting firms 2019
accountingtoday Top 100 Firms

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