Big4 Auditor Changes week ending 09/22/2013

Wow! Big4 Auditor Carousel is celebrating its one year anniversary and website traffic continues to increase. A big thank you to all the regulars, and welcome to those visiting for the first time.

Here’s this week’s action:

Filing Date Company Location Old Auditor New Auditor Dismissal / Resignation
9/17/2013 UniTek Global Services, Inc. PA Ernst & Young LLP Grant Thornton LLP Resignation
9/18/2013 Perry Ellis International, Inc. FL Deloitte & Touche LLP Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Dismissal
9/20/2013 USANA Health Sciences, Inc. UT Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP KPMG LLP Dismissal
9/20/2013 Leapfrog Enterprises, Inc. CA Ernst & Young LLP Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Dismissal

In terms of net wins/losses this week, PwC and KPMG are both +1, with Deloitte -1 and EY -2 for the week.  PwC was let go by multi-level dietary supplement marketing company USANA Health Sciences.  On the plus side, PwC picks up apparel designer Perry Ellis and educational software/hardware company Leapfrog Enterprises.

Big4 Auditor Carousel has been reporting auditor changes for a year now, and the data proves what was already known going into this; the auditors just keep going round and round and round…



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