April 16, 2019
Nationwide Ag Advisory Firm K·Coe Isom Partners with Farmland Investing Platform AcreTrader
New Spark program accelerates innovative products and services that benefit farmers and other agribusinesses.
FAYETTEVILLE, ARK. (Apr. 16, 2019) — AcreTrader, Inc. announces its strategic partnership with national food and ag consulting and accounting firm K·Coe Isom LLP. This partnership will provide K·Coe’s clients the opportunity to sell land and invest in land through AcreTrader’s online platform, while also allowing both firms to work together on sustainability programs and an expansion of product offerings.
The Spark program was created to identify and promote products and services that have the proven potential to change and advance food and agriculture operations. As a company that has been dedicated to helping progressively transform America’s oldest and most important industry since 1932, K·Coe is partnering with innovative companies that can help agribusinesses strengthen their position and shape their futures.
“We chose to work with AcreTrader based on their strong management team and experience, a highly-scalable business plan, and the value they can provide for the future of food and ag companies,” said Kathleen Walton, Chairperson of K·Coe’s Board of Partners. Walton serves as head of the Strategic Advisory Practice, which includes outsourced CFO services and investment banking.
Carter Malloy, CEO of AcreTrader, responded to the news by saying, “We couldn’t be more excited to work with K·Coe Isom. It’s affirming to our team and vision for a company of K·Coe’s quality, scope, and reputation to partner with AcreTrader as we continue to expand our footprint.”
AcreTrader is a farmland investment platform that aims to provide transparency, security, and liquidity to investors, while handling all aspects of administration and property management, from insurance and accounting to working with local farmers and improving soil sustainability. For more information on how to become a farmland investor or to sell your farmland through AcreTrader, please visit https://www.acretrader.com.
About K·Coe Isom
K·Coe Isom is a top 100 accounting firm and the nation’s leading food and agriculture consulting firm. With roots dating back to 1932, the firm has expanded upon traditional accounting services to deliver increased value and growth for clients through comprehensive policy-to-plate strategies, and advisory in the areas of sustainability, federal affairs, land conservation, wealth management, succession planning, and talent strategy - to name a few. K·Coe Isom provides insight and solutions for the food and ag, biofuels, manufacturing, construction, and banking industries. The firm serves domestic and international clientele from eight states, spanning coast-to-coast offices. For more information about K·Coe Isom and the Spark program, please visit https://www.kcoe.com/spark.
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