Business Notes

W.S. Rudner & Associates

W.S. Rudner CPA & Associates, Inc., a local Canton accounting firm focused on closely held businesses, has joined Cohen & Co., a regional full-service CPA and consulting firm. W.S. Rudner & Associates will change its name to Cohen & Co. and will continue to operate out of its Belden Village office.

Wern Rausch Locke

The Canton advertising agency has formed a strategic alliance with Worrell Wingfield Baer, an Akron advertising agency. The firms will jointly market their services.

Graphic Enterprises Inc.

North Canton-based Graphics Enterprises Inc. has finalized the acquisition of CalGraph Inc., forming GEI-CalGraph. The new entity will focus on servicing the wide-format printing industry in North America, with a focus on newspaper, engineering and commercial markets. GEI-CalGraph’s headquarters will stay in North Canton.