We work hard to stay humble, but sometimes we need to share just how proud we are when other highly reputable organizations recognize the work we do.
Top 200 Accounting Firm
GBQ was named a Top 200 Accounting Firm by INSIDE Public Accounting for the seventh consecutive year, advancing six places from 2016 to #112.. The report ranks the nation’s largest accounting firms. Click here to read more.
Best Places to Work (Cincinnati)
2017 marked the first time receiving the recognition of being named a Best Places to Work by the Cincinnati Business Courier.
Best Places to Work (Columbus)
2017 marked the eleventh consecutive year GBQ has been among the Columbus Business First Best Places to Work in central Ohio.
Best Workplaces in Ohio
GBQ was recognized as a 2018 Best Workplaces in Ohio by Ohio Business Magazine. This marked the third consecutive year GBQ was honored.
Callahan & Associates
In 2016, GBQ was listed by Callahan & Associates as the leading firm in Ohio and in the top 15 nationally of credit union audit firms based on assets of credit unions served with more than $40 million in total assets.
Best of Business - Best Accounting Firm
Readers of Columbus C.E.O. magazine voted GBQ the “Best Accounting Firm” in the annual Best of Business Poll for the years 2010-2015 and 2017.
GBQ 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 2002-2008 and 2010-2017.
Wonderful Workplaces for Young Professionals
GBQ was named a Wonderful Workplace for Columbus Young Professionals by the Columbus Young Professionals Club in 2014-2017. 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.
Pillar Award for Community Service
The Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service, presented by Smart Business, honors businesses of all types and sizes that make outstanding contributions to their communities. GBQ was a 2016 Honoree.
Torch Award for Ethics
In 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.