Grow your business with us

Who we are

The Organization

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 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



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

Our Mission

Build integral relationships with our clients, including other services providers, and perform quality professional services for you and your organization.

Our Vision

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.

Our Commitment

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.

Our Philosophy

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.

Our Values

Earn Trust

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.


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.


Our approach to business begins and ends with people. Our team focus on earning continued relationships, not just accounts.


Our firm develops dynamic business solutions that adapt to changing commercial environments. We embrace the challenges presented by diverse industry demands to create opportunities.


We encourage an environment of shared thinking which drives our teams to exceed the expectations of our clients.


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.

AODA Policies
AODA Multi Year Plan

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