August 11, 2015

AZ Business Magazine

Phoenix’s Silverware merges with Gilbert & Associates

Silverware, a Phoenix-based business management solutions company, recently announced its merge with Seattle-based, Gilbert & Associates. Both companies provide accounting software, business solutions and services to retail and manufacturing clients throughout the U.S. The companies will now operating under the Silverware name.

“We have known Hub Gilbert and his team for more than 20 years, and during that time we have collaborated on many client projects,” explains Sara Silver, founder of Silverware. “The decision to join forces makes good sense, as it enables us to better support our current clients and expand our services.”

The combined organization will now be 22 people strong and will maintain its operations in both Phoenix and Seattle. The new organization will offer greater bandwidth to serve clients and provide access to NAV experts with a wide variety of skills and expertise. The company will continue its partnership with Microsoft and its distribution and support of NAV, Intacct, Sage Pro and Sage CRM.

“Coming together, we will adopt the best practices from both firms to create an organization that is even better positioned to ensure our clients’ success,” says Hub Gilbert, president of Gilbert & Associates.

As a result of the merger Silverware will have the resource depth to stand on its own, and discontinue its affiliation with the SBS Group.  All support services for software and financial management will remain.