Marc is a nationally known consultant, author and speaker on CPA firm management, strategy and partner issues. As president of Chicago-based The Rosenberg Associates, he has provided consulting services to over 1,000 CPA firms in the past 20+ years. Marc is the founder of the most authoritative annual survey of mid-sized CPA firm performance statistics in the country, The Rosenberg Survey. Accounting Today has recognized Marc as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in accounting for 13 consecutive years and INSIDE Public Accounting perennially identifies him as one of the 10 most recommended consultants in the country.

Rosenberg’s consulting services focus on:

  • Partner compensation
  • Partner retirement/buyout plans
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Facilitating partner retreats
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Succession planning
  • Partnership agreements
  • How to bring in new partners

Marc is the author and publisher of his acclaimed CPA Firm Practice Management Book Series, available at www.rosenbergassoc.com. The books tap into Marc’s proprietary consulting methods and knowledge amassed over 20+ years. Titles include:

  • Partner Compensation
  • Mergers
  • Succession Planning
  • Profitability
  • Partner Buyout Plans
  • Bringing In New Partners
  • Guide to Partner Retreats
  • Compensation Committees
  • Managing CPA Firm Staff
  • The Business of Public Accounting
  • Management and Firm Governance
  • Strategic Planning
Rosenberg shares his expertise in the Marc Rosenberg Blog at www.rosenbergassoc.com/marcs-blog/. For over 20 years, he has been a regular speaker at practice management conferences. Over 500 of his articles have been regularly published and quoted in CPA industry publications such as Accounting Today, The Journal of Accountancy and Illinois CPA Society’s Insight.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)


  • Illinois CPA Society


  • University of Illinois at Chicago