San Francisco -- (BUSINESS WIRE )-- Burr Pilger Mayer, Inc. (BPM), one of the largest California-based accounting and consulting firms, is proud to be listed as the number one "Best Firm to Work for" in the nation, in the Large Firm Category by Accounting Today. The firm initially received recognition when it made the broader "Best Accounting Firms to Work for" list earlier this year.

"This is a huge achievement in a very competitive environment," commented Curtis Burr, CEO and Founder of BPM.  "We have had a mantra in the firm for years - 'Because People Matter.' It sounds hokey, but we really believe it, and we live it," added Beth Baldwin, Director of Human Resources at BPM. "This honor is dedicated to our employees, clients and community."

BPM is also recognized as one of the "Bay Area's Best Places to Work" by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

See Accounting Today's In the Bay Area, BPM is thriving among tough competition.

About BPM

BPM is one of the largest California-based accounting and consulting firms, ranking in the top 50 in the country. It has served the San Francisco Bay Area's emerging and mid-cap businesses, as well as high-net-worth individuals, since 1986 in a broad range of industries including financial services, technology, life science, manufacturing, food, wine and craft brewing, automotive, nonprofits, real estate and construction. The Firm's International Tax Practice is one of the largest on the West Coast and its well-recognized SEC practice serves approximately 35 public reporting companies, mostly in the technology industry. BPM was recently included in the 2015 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women List, by the Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance (AFWA) and American Women's Society of CPAs (AWSCPA). The Firm is also recognized as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by Accounting Today, the North Bay Business Journal, the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. For more information, visit www.bpmcpa.com.

About the "Best Accounting Firms to Work for" Program

The "Best Accounting Firms to Work for" awards program is a national program managed by Best Companies Group dedicated to finding and recognizing the best employers in the accounting industry. For more information on the process Best Accounting Firms to Work for program, visit www.BestAccountingFirmsToWorkFor.com.

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