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Folkwein Joins GBQ as Director of Business Development

GBQ is proud to announce that David J. Folkwein has joined the firm as the Director of Business Development for our Cincinnati, OH office location.

In this role, Dave will look out for the best interests of clients and prospects by facilitating introductions to various GBQ accounting, tax and business consulting personnel that can help add value.

“We have known and respected Dave for a long time, sharing many clients in common over the last 20+ years. His experience and approach to client service are going to fit in well with our plans for growth in Cincinnati. We are very excited that he is now part of GBQ’s team,” said Darci Congrove, Managing Director.

Dave has over 30 years of commercial banking and accounting experience, holding various executive positions at several area banks. Prior to joining GBQ, Dave was an Executive Vice President at Fifth Third Bank where he oversaw all commercial banking activities in Northeast Ohio, including Cleveland, Akron, Canton and Youngstown.

Dave graduated from Bowling Green State University and received his M.B.A. from The University of Toledo. Prior to relocating to Cincinnati, Dave served as a member of The Toledo Zoo Financial Committee, The University of Toledo College of Business and Innovation Dean’s Advisory Council and The Toledo Classic, Inc. Board of Trustees. Dave has also been active in the community, formerly serving as a Board of Trustees member for Columbus BalletMet, YMCA of Central Ohio, Red Cross of Central Ohio and the Alzheimer’s Association of Central Ohio.

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