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Clark Schaefer Hackett is a results-driven advisory and accounting firm. We are forward-thinking. We are innovators and problem solvers and we optimize business results in financial, technology, workforce and operational areas. We are passionate about helping clients succeed—and strive to be a catalyst for growth and innovation.

Our Mission

Clients, People & Communities.

Knowing who you are, comes from knowing what you stand for. Our mission is to better the lives of our clients, people and communities. We are committed to empowering our client’s success, motivating, advocating for and elevating our professionals and helping our communities grow and thrive.

The CSH Way

A Passion for

Remarkable things happen when you put relationships at the center of your solutions. Our approach to creating remarkable relationships through excellent service is documented in our book entitled, The CSH Way. It builds on our mission and firm values, by defining the client experience we seek to deliver.

Our Pillars:


Having a “trusted advisor” and receiving reliable, “high-quality deliverables” are two of the top benefits clients desire from our relationship. They want to be able to place their trust in us and our work.


“Exceptional responsiveness to client needs and expectations” is a highly appreciated aspect of service. Clients want us to plan engagements tailored to their objectives, managing deadlines, priorities and scope.


Clients consider our expertise much more valuable when they understand the result we can offer. When we apply our knowledge to client issues, we can deliver their desired outcomes.


Clients are looking for our leadership, innovation, familiarity with their business and ability to anticipate their needs as they grow. They want us to have a vision for their successful future.

Innovation & Technology

We were founded over 80 years ago. Although we’re proud of our past, our eyes are on the horizon. Our professionals are nimble, flexible and relentlessly seek to learn more. We combine their deep business expertise with cutting-edge technology to help clients set goals and build a prosperous future.



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We can connect you to the right people, at the right time, anywhere in the world. CSH is one of the founding members of AGN International — a worldwide association of independent accounting and advisory firms. As the fifth largest accounting association in the world, AGN comprises:

  • 184 member firms
  • 414 offices
  • 9,709 partners and staff

Our Communities

Serving Our

We’re committed to improving and enhancing the communities we live and work in. One way we do this is by giving employees paid volunteer time off, so they can spend time helping the causes they love.

Our People

Our People

Empowering Our People.

We succeed when our people grow and thrive, both personally and professionally.

Our CSH MAX program is one important way we try to better their lives. We invest in their success at every stage of their careers. This means training opportunities, mentors, coaches and a clear career progression model.

Client Testimonials


Heritage Bank

When Northern Kentucky’s Heritage Bank was looking for a reliable accounting partner that had a great reputation in the community, they didn’t need to look far. Learn how their relationship with Clark Schaefer Hackett has helped them grow.


Akers Packaging

Clark Schaefer Hackett’s professionals are more than advisors – they’re part of their clients’ teams. Akers Packaging has come to rely on the expertise and relationship that CSH provides.


The Cincinnati Zoo

From the tiniest insect to the tallest giraffe, the Cincinnati Zoo understands that, no matter the size, it’s care and concern that makes a difference. Hear why they rely on Clark Schaefer Hackett’s not-for-profit team to help support their mission.


Grote Company

It takes time to build a trusted relationship. See how Clark Schaefer Hackett’s human approach to doing business has helped the Grote Company reach their goals.

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