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Our Firm

What We Do

Devries, Trifiletti & Loy, Inc., is in the business of providing general accounting, tax and consulting services to small businesses in the Northern Ohio area. And we have been doing so for over 50 years! Our goal is to provide the maximum service to clients in our areas of expertise. We endeavor to develop a joint venture between our clients and our firm. Our firm's continuing goal is for each staff person to make a personal commitment towards building service as the foundation of Devries, Trifiletti & Loy, Inc.

Our History

Devries, Trifiletti & Loy, Inc., was started in 1969 as a part-time business by Robert K. Smith, who was at that time a professor in the business department at Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea. As more clients were added and the business grew, it became his full-time occupation in 1975. On October 1, 1977, the firm was incorporated as a professional corporation under the name R. K. Smith & Associates, Inc. Continued growth and the addition of professional staff personnel over the years have brought us to our present day organizational level. In 1992, Jim Loy became a shareholder followed by Dave Devries in 1995, Mike Trifiletti in 2001, and Shawn Huntington in 2017.

Our Team

Dave Devries, CPA - Partner

Mike Trifiletti, CPA - Partner

Jim Loy, CPA - Partner (retired)

Shawn Huntington, CPA - Partner

Kevin Patno, CPA - Staff

Andrea Wondrak - Staff

Paul Becker - Staff

Michael Devries - Staff (440) 835-9450 - EXT 109 Cleveland State University


Julie Devries (440) 835-9450 - EXT 101