For the second consecutive year, GBQ is proud to be among the prestigious list of Top 100 Firms by Accounting Today, based on U.S. net revenues. The sole representative of the central Ohio market, GBQ is also among the top 20 firms in the Great Lakes region.

GBQ Managing Director Darci Congrove shared, “At the heart of our success is a shared purpose of empowering growth, rooted in innovation, collaboration, and a deep understanding of our clients’ needs. We are proud to have built a culture of creativity and entrepreneurship that enables us to thrive in an evolving business landscape while providing innovative solutions to our clients. Looking ahead, we are driven by the opportunity to continue empowering growth of our team, our communities, and our clients’ businesses.”

Accounting Today, a leading resource for the accounting community, collects and analyzes annual survey data from hundreds of tax and accounting firms to produce much-anticipated lists ranking the Top 100 Firms and Regional Leaders across the country. The 2024 annual report was published as part of the magazine’s March issue, further providing industry insights and growth strategies, including mergers and acquisitions and geographic expansion, advisory services and niche specialties, and talent recruiting and retention efforts. In 2022, GBQ was among the top five Firms to Watch, recognizing those positioned to become one of the nation’s leading firms.

GBQ is a proud recipient of numerous accolades recognizing our commitment to empowering growth: IPA Best of the Best Firm; IPA Top 100 Firm; Columbus CEO Best Accounting Firm; Ohio Business Best Workplaces in Ohio, Ohio Success Award, and Best In Ohio Business; Columbus Business First Best Places to Work; Cincinnati Business Courier Best Places to Work; The Blade Top Workplaces in Toledo; Better Business Bureau International Torch Award for Ethics; Better Business Bureau of Central Ohio Torch Award for Ethics; Columbus CEO Best Accounting Firm; Cincy Magazine Best in Cincy Business; BDO Alliance USA Workplace Culture Excellence Award; and America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firm by Forbes.

View the annual report and official firm rankings by clicking here.


About GBQ

For over 70 years and counting, our purpose is clear: we empower growth; growth of our people, our communities and our clients’ businesses. A Top 100 tax, accounting and consulting firm, we’re driven by the outcomes that we know can change the lives of those we work with and for. We’ve learned that this is what matters most to our stakeholders. It is this purpose that drives and inspires us every day. It’s why we exist.

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