Who we are
In 1991, Bernie Freelandt, George Caldwell and Edwin Reilly founded FCR. Their vision was to support businesses while growing entrepreneurial opportunities in Northern Ontario.
We are one of the largest public accounting firms in Northern Ontario and strive to be a reliable resource for business owners and decision makers. We believe in challenging conventionality because standard solutions do not benefit a company’s success. FCR is committed to a business’ growth by creating reliable, innovative and goal-oriented services to take your organization to the next level by:
- Recognizing opportunities
- Mitigating risks
- Managing growth
- Mentoring decision makers
Our In-house Experts
We offer unique opportunities by having in-house experts and a network of professionals from a wide range of industries at our disposal. Our firm continues to grow and meet the needs of our clientele by researching, learning, and, adapting to industry changes to keep your business at the forefront. Our experts challenge conventionality, develop unique perspectives to step out of the box and create a solution tailored to your business’ needs.
- Chartered Professional Accountants
- Chartered Business Valuators
- Tax Specialists
- Assurance Specialists
- Business Advisors
- IT Experts
- Certified Bookkeepers
RSM Canada Alliance
We are a growing firm in a rapidly changing world. Our clients are demanding more complex solutions to their problems and are looking for ways to access global markets. Membership in the RSM Canada Alliance enables us to access RSM’s broad range of national and international resources to further increase the value we provide to our clients and our people.
FCR is an independently owned member of the RSM Canada Alliance effective July 1st, 2020 and clients will continue to work with our local experts that they know and trust.
We wake up every morning with the determination to add value to our clients. We work on building strong relationships with business owners and decision-makers to help them realize their organization’s potential with confidence.
Why we exist
Build integral relationships with our clients, including other services providers, and perform quality professional services for you and your organization.
Continue to contribute to the growth of organizations and entrepreneurial opportunities in Northern Ontario. We strive on being the leader in our profession with having in-house experts and a network of professionals at our disposal.
We help find solutions to our clients questions or concerns. Our experts respond proactively to ensure they have the necessary information to make the best decision for their organization.
FCR works with business owners and decision-makers to transform business challenges into opportunities.
We have two locations in Northern Ontario. One is located in Downtown Sudbury at 62 Frood Road and the other at 30 McCulloch Drive in Espanola.
FCR is committed to a business’ growth by creating reliable, innovative and goal-oriented services to take that organization to the next level. We challenge conventionality because standard solutions don’t benefit an organizations success. We focus on being a reliable resource for organizational leaders and decision-makers.
Our teams take the time to create lasting and sustainable relationships with every client.
Our goal is to ensure your success meets economical, ecological and social sustainable needs.
OPERATE WITH INTEGRITY
Our professionals make decisions based on professional and ethical standards. Every client engagement is guided by principles of the highest moral ideals.
We are dedicated to providing advice with added value to make a difference for our client’s organization. While good advice is great, we aim to ensure that ours is excellent.
BUILD SUSTAINABLE RELATIONSHIPS
Our approach to business begins and ends with people. Our team focus on earning continued relationships, not just accounts.
YIELD INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS
Our firm develops dynamic business solutions that adapt to changing commercial environments. We embrace the challenges presented by diverse industry demands to create opportunities.
HOLD AMBITIOUS STANDARDS
We encourage an environment of shared thinking which drives our teams to exceed the expectations of our clients.
ACCESSIBILITY & Inclusion
We abide by the rules and standards of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request in accordance with AODA.
Encourage Diverse Perspectives
Our team is built of business professionals from many designations and backgrounds. Our proactive approach to seeking out and developing talent provides our clients with the best service available.
Embrace Advanced Technology
Our goal is to provide up-to-date technological solutions for our clients. We offer cloud technology with artificial intelligence for a more convenient and collaborative way for us to work with our clients, teams and advisors