August 11, 2014 (St. Louis) – Purk & Associates, P.C., the leading, independently owned St. Louis-based accounting and management advisory firm, recently celebrated its fifth anniversary.
“Looking back at the past five years, it is exciting and humbling to see how Purk & Associates has grown. We want to thank our clients for the opportunity by bringing us in as their partner to help their businesses grow and serve them. We want to thank our team for helping to create a dynamic culture where team members have the tools and resources to deliver results for clients, give back to the community, and support one another,” said Jennah Purk, CPA, Purk & Associates president and founding shareholder.
Since its founding in June 2009, Purk & Associates has achieved significant financial growth, attracted and retained leading talent, and has been recognized by business groups and industry organizations for company awards and recognition of individual employees.
Purk & Associates has doubled the number of full-time positions from when it first start to more than 25 with only one person leaving the firm in five years. Revenue has doubled within the past several years and is expected to exceed $5 million in 2014. The firm’s team members collectively have contributed hundreds of hours of accounting and other professional services to a variety of non-profits throughout the St. Louis region.
Within the past five years, the firm has been selected by the St. Louis Business Journal as the recipient of the Tiny Business Category for “2010 Best Places to Work,” and a finalist in the Tiny Business Category for “2012 Best Places to Work.” In 2013, Jennah and Bill Purk were selected as the “Small Business Administration 2014 Small Business Team of the Year for Eastern Missouri,” and by Small Business Monthly as one of the “Top 20 Small Businesses,” and selected by the publication’s as one of the “Best Accounting Firms in St. Louis” readers from 2010 – 2014.
Founded in 2009, Purk & Associates, P.C., headquartered in St. Louis, is the leading independently owned accounting and management advisory firm that delivers a full range of tax, accounting, audit and consulting services, which provides high-touch attention to clients’ needs. The firm’s mission – We get it. It’s all about you—allows Purk & Associates to focus on helping their clients’ achieve their goals. Purk & Associates is a nationally certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). To learn more, please visit www.purkpc.com.