Firm recognized by Springfield Business Journal for providing a substantial impact in the local community
[Springfield, MO – July 20, 2021] – Abacus CPAs, LLC was recently recognized as a finalist for the Economic Impact Awards by Springfield Business Journal, which recognizes companies making a strong impact on the local economy. The firm was nominated as a top 3 finalist in the “companies operating 16 to 29 years category.” Rankings and results will be announced at an event held on July 29.
Abacus CPAs started in 1998 with five employees and $300,000 in revenue. Since then, the firm has grown revenue, locations, and in practice. The firm has grown to nearly 100 employees, over $10 Million in annual revenue, has four office locations in Missouri, and expanded our service lines to include Wealth Advisors, PPP support, Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse services, Consulting, CFO Services, HR & Kolbe Consulting, and Strategic Planning.
The firm cited distinctive offerings that enhance Economic Impact in the award application, including creating and cultivating long-lasting client relationships, offering value-added employment opportunities, acting quickly and purposefully during this crisis year, and living the why of “People Deserve Better.”
“I’m proud of the growth and impact our firm has on the local and regional community,” shares Bill Dunton, managing partner. “We work to create an environment of growth, trust, and confidence for our clients and provide them calm in all situations, especially an unprecedented year like the one we just finished. We know our clients deserve better – so when we can serve them – they can, in turn, serve and impact the local community. It’s why we do what we do.”
Abacus CPAs is a full-service accounting firm assisting businesses of all sizes in tax, accounting, and audit services. The firm specializes in consultative work, including planning, strategizing, and supporting clients beyond their numbers.
The Economic Impact distinction is the most recent accolade the firm has celebrated. Other recent awards include:
- Abacus CPAs earning the 2021 Top 20 Best Places to Work by Biz 417 Magazine (ranking released in September)
- Shannon Terry, Controller, being named as a 2021 Trusted Advisor, Accountant by Springfield Business Journal
- Abacus CPAs earning the 2020 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work For, Top 50 mid-sized firms
- Bill Dunton, Managing Partner, being named as the 2020 Trusted Advisor, Legacy Advisor by Springfield Business Journal
- Cristian Rath, Senior Consultant, being named as a 2020 Trusted Adviser, Up & Comer by Springfield Business Journal
- Adrienne McCoy, Director of Chaos, being named as one of the 2020 Most Influential Women by Springfield Business Journal
“Our awards are an indicator of the five main influences that have guided our firm: God, Family, our Employees, our Community and our Clients.” Said Bill Dunton, Managing Partner. “We’re proud of each of our awards, but even more honored to know what they truly represent – excellence and the Abacus Experience.”
Springfield Business Journal’s 2021 Economic Impact Awards recognizes companies and individuals making a strong impact on the local economy and has become the highlight of the business community’s calendar. Read more >
At Abacus™ CPAs, our focus is you! We believe that our employees and clients deserve to interact in an environment that fosters growth, trust, and confidence. Abacus™ professionals provide leadership by relentlessly pursuing the best guidance possible so those we serve can make smarter decisions.
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