Mauldin & Jenkins Acquires Holland Shipes Pennix, LLP

Top 100 Certified Public Accounting Firm Mauldin & Jenkins is pleased to announce the acquisition of Holland Shipes Pennix, LLP, an accounting and consulting firm located in Atlanta, Georgia. Effective June 1, this acquisition increases Mauldin & Jenkins’ presence to 13 locations distributed throughout the Southeast.

Holland Shipes Pennix has provided exceptional auditing, accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and businesses throughout metro Atlanta and is managed by Sean Pennix, CPA, one of the firm’s founders. Pennix has over 25 years of experience in public accounting and joins Mauldin & Jenkins as a partner, along with Dana Boyer. With the acquisition, Mauldin & Jenkins has approximately $80 million in total revenue and over 400 total employees.

“I’m excited about joining Mauldin & Jenkins and I know that our clients will benefit from this partnership,” Pennix says. “Since we began, HSP has focused intently on serving client needs by delivering industry-leading expertise and outstanding client service. The culture of excellence at Mauldin & Jenkins fits perfectly with our firm culture and the reputation for excellence we’ve
earned over the years.”

HSP’s proven success makes the firm an ideal partner for Mauldin & Jenkins, and the acquisition further expands the extensive array of services Mauldin & Jenkins offers to clients in the Southeast and across the country.

Mauldin & Jenkins’ Managing Partner Hanson Borders welcomes the opportunity to join forces with Pennix and the HSP team. “Providing quality work to clients, building a firm that stands the
test of time, and providing opportunities for employees remain Mauldin & Jenkins’ key objectives,” Borders explains. “HSP brings the same focus on excellence and outstanding client service that distinguishes Mauldin & Jenkins; adding their considerable expertise and experience to our team strengthens us both and adds additional value for clients.”