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WM SHIRLEY Expands Contract Accounting & Advisory Services


HOUSTON, Texas, October 16, 2017 – WM Shirley, Houston’s best-in-class finance & accounting talent recruitment firm, announced today the expansion of their Contract Accounting & Advisory Practice Staffing Solutions business.


This expansion allows WM Shirley to provide the same high level of talent and ease of business they have provided hundreds of clients and qualified candidates in their Permanent Placement Recruiting Solutions business for more than 20 years to clients who are searching for Interim or Project-based solutions.


“Whether it be due to M&A activity, specific challenges in the business, ERP systems’ conversions, tax assistance or simply the natural ebb and flow of the fiscal year, many companies find value in contract or interim staffing solutions,” states W. Mark Shirley, CPA, President & Founder. “Expanding our Contract Accounting & Advisory Practice business allows us to continue providing the top level of talent our clients expect from us on a real time basis.”


WM Shirley has brought in Emily R. Shirley, Staffing Solutions Manager, to manage the expanded Contract Accounting & Advisory Services business full time. Karen S. Brown, Staffing & Recruiting Manager, will continue to manage WM Shirley’s best-in-class Permanent Placement Recruiting Solutions business.




WM Shirley provides the best qualified executives, leaders, and those supporting them on a Contract/Interim or Permanent basis with proven, sustainable, results in a diverse array of industries. Locally owned and operated since 1994, WM Shirley has Big Four and diverse industry experience, with the broadest and best relationships in the business. WM Shirley has successfully helped hundreds of clients win the war for talent, and assist the most talented candidates in propelling their careers to the next level. To learn more, please visit