Affiliations & Associations

Our Partnerships

Berntson Porter is proud to participate in a variety of local trade associations – demonstrating our commitment to the core industries we serve, including construction, real estate, wholesale distribution, manufacturing and professional services. Below are just a few of the groups we support in our growing network of affiliations.

Firm Wide

  • American Institute of CPAs

    The world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession.

    Professional community of Washington State CPAs who work in business and industry, education, government, not-for-profit organizations, and public...
  • PrimeGlobal

    One of the top five largest associations of independent accounting firms in the world.
  • Association of Washington Businesses

    Washington’s oldest and largest statewide business association.
  • Washington Business Alliance

    Statewide business organization that’s forward-leaning and issue-focused. Their mission is to help solve our state's most...
  • Seattle World Trade Center

    A partnership involving the Port of Seattle, the international trade community, leading regional and international...

Construction & real estate

  • Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Washington

    State trade association serving the commercial construction industry.
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) – Puget Sound

    A Source and Resource for Construction Financial Excellence.
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) – Washington State Chapter

    Seeking the best strategies and resources to advance...
  • Urban Land Institute

    Nonprofit education and research institute with focus on the use of land in order to enhance...
  • National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) of Washington

    Representing Civil Construction Contractors.
  • American Institute of Architects of Seattle (AIA Seattle)

    Providing the architecture community with resources and relationships to make a...
  • Surety Association of Washington (SAW)

    State non-profit corporation whose members are engaged in the business of suretyship.
  • Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. (ABC) of Western Washington

    Represents over 300 general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and industry professionals.

Wholesale Distribution & Manufacturing

  • Center for Advanced Manufacturing Puget Sound (CAMPS)

    Association of manufacturers, supply chain partners, professional service providers and affiliates who...
  • Transportation Club of Seattle

    Comprised of transportation professionals from virtually every aspect of the industry.
  • APICS Puget Sound

    Organization dedicated to using education to improve businesses’ bottom lines.

Forensic, Economic & Valuation

  • National Association of Forensic Economics (NAFE)

    Organization for the advancement and exchange of research and methods in the field...
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA)

    Providing resources to enhance the field of valuations, financial forensics, and other...
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)

    The world's largest anti-fraud organization, providing anti-fraud training education and certification.
  • Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP)

    Provides domestic violence help through our services and programs for North and East King...