With over 46,000 CPA firms in the United States, we are especially proud to be recognized for our strengths.
All-Star FirmIn its 2015 annual study involving the 200 largest CPA firms in the country, INSIDE Public Accounting has ranked GBQ the #1 valuation practice nationally, as measured by valuation volume relative to total firm revenues. 2015 marks the third consecutive year the valuation practice has been recognized as #1.
SmartCEO Healthiest CompanyGBQ’s Philadephia office was named a SmartCEO magazine Healthiest Employer in 2015.
AI Independent Accounting Firm of the YearGBQ was awarded the 2015 Independent Accounting Firm of the Year award from Acquisition International Magazine.
AI Best in Sector: Financial ServicesGBQ Consulting was awarded the 2015 Best in Sector: Financial Services award from Acquisition International Magazine.
Philadelphia Business Journal Healthiest EmployerGBQ is dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of all of its associates. That’s why being named a Philadelphia Business Journal 2015 Healthiest Employer is an honor.
Columbus Young Professionals Wonderful WorkplaceGBQ was named a Wonderful Workplace for Columbus young professionals. Utilizing a Zagat-style system, CitYPulse rated businesses in and around Columbus testing them in Coolness (Attraction), Stickiness (Retention), Community Impact, and Growth Opportunities for area young professionals.
Torch Award for EthicsIn November 2014, the Better Business Bureau® (BBB) Center for Character Ethics® honored GBQ with a Torch Award. The award seeks to elevate and celebrate the commitment made by for-profit and non-profit enterprises to the highest standards of leadership, character ethics and ethical enterprising.
The ESOP Association Membership Recruitment AwardBrian Bornino was awarded The ESOP Association’s 2014 Membership Recruitment Award for his work championing Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs).
SmartCEO Executive Management AwardIn 2014, David Bookbinder, Director, Valuation Services was recognized with the SmartCEO Executive Management Award.
Callahan & AssociatesIn 2014, GBQ was listed by Callahan & Associates as the leading firm in Ohio and in the top 20 nationally of credit union audit firms based on assets of credit unions served with more than $40 million in total assets.
INSIDE Public Accounting – Top 200 Accounting FirmGBQ was named a Top 200 Accounting Firm by INSIDE Public Accounting from 2010-2015. The report ranks the nation’s largest accounting firms.
Healthiest Employers of Central OhioGBQ is dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of all of its associates. That’s why being named a Columbus Business First’s 2015 Healthiest Employers is an honor. We were also recognized in 2013 as part of the inaugural class.
Forty Under 40In 2015, Sara Robertson, Director of Marketing was named a Forty Under 40 award honoree by Columbus Business First.
Fastest-Growing All-Star Accounting FirmIn 2013, GBQ was named one of the Top Five Fastest-Growing firms in the Great Lakes region by INSIDE Public Accounting. We also received this award in 2011.
Corporate Caring AwardGBQ was recognized by Columbus Business First with a Corporate Caring Award in 2004 and 2014 in the category of “Health & Human Services”. The firm has been a finalist for the award in 2002, 2003, 2005-2008, 2010-2013.
Columbus C.E.O. Best Accounting FirmReaders of Columbus C.E.O. magazine voted GBQ the “Best Accounting Firm” in the annual Best of Business Poll in 2010-2014.
Best Places to Work2015 marks the ninth consecutive year GBQ has been among the Columbus Business First Best Places to Work in central Ohio.
INSIDE Public Accounting – Best of the Best FirmGBQ was named an INSIDE Public Accounting ‘Best of the Best’ Firm for 2013. We are honored to be one of the top 50 firms in the nation. 2013 marks our 7th appearance on the list: 2000, 2001, 2004, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.