Crestwood Associates LLC Announces Merger with Feterick & Associates, Inc

New products, new faces, same commitment to customers.

Mount Prospect, IL, January 21, 2012 --( Senior management of Crestwood Associates LLC, announced today that Crestwood has entered into a merger agreement with the long-time Chicago-based ERP and CRM consulting firm, Feterick & Associates, Inc. The merger was effective November 16, 2011 and all Feterick team members are now part of Crestwood.

Feterick & Associates, Inc. will operate under the Crestwood Associates name at their Mount Prospect headquarters. Crestwood provides Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) accounting, Dynamics CRM, and customized business management solutions to mid-sized companies, and has been in business since 1998.

The addition of Feterick’s Microsoft Dynamics SL and Acumatica Practice, along with a significant client base in Indiana, enables Crestwood to deliver more services to a greater number of clients in the Chicago, Indianapolis and Midwest regions. "We are excited to welcome our Feterick colleagues as we combine forces to help our clients achieve their goals," said Thompson. “By joining two long-standing, customer-focused organizations and leveraging our deep Microsoft Dynamics expertise, we are positioned to offer even more value to our current and future customers.” Feterick’s selection of Crestwood further solidifies the value that Crestwood delivers, he noted. “We want to be a partner for life to our clients. Our clients tell us how much they appreciate our focus on their goals and the trusted relationship we have developed over the years. We are ready to demonstrate these capabilities to our newest clients.”

Rick Feterick, President of Feterick, joins Crestwood as a Sales Manager for new and existing customers. He commented, “Everyone at Feterick is excited to join the Crestwood team. Crestwood has the resources, vision, and dedication to customer satisfaction that will enhance the work we have done over the past 22 years and enable our team to continue to fulfill our mission of helping our clients solve their business issues.”

Feterick is in the process of welcoming customers to the new firm and answering any questions they may have about the transition or about Crestwood. “Our primary objective is to assure clients that we continue to be their valued business partner. We are doing all that we can to make the process seamless and transparent, while maintaining Feterick’s and Crestwood’s exceptional level of client services,” Feterick stated. Updates relating to the merger will be published on both companies’ websites: and

About Crestwood Associates LLC
Crestwood Associates LLC provides ERP and CRM solutions to mid-size companies in the Midwest region. Founded in 1998 with its primary office located in Mount Prospect, Illinois and a satellite office in Madison, Wisconsin, Crestwood is Chicago's premier Gold Certified Microsoft Dynamics Partner and 6 time President’s Club Award Winner. Crestwood partners with clients to deliver comprehensive enterprise business solutions that support their business strategies. The company focuses exclusively on delivering Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains), Microsoft Dynamics SL (Solomon), and Microsoft Dynamics CRM solutions. With a team of seasoned professionals along with a locally-staffed, dedicated help desk, Crestwood serves small and middle marketing companies as well as a host of specific industries.

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