GBQ, a Top 100 tax, accounting and consulting firm, is pleased to announce it has been named among the list of Wonderful Workplaces for Young Professionals as determined by the Columbus Young Professionals (CYP) Club. Since the accolade’s inception in 2013, GBQ has proudly maintained its status as a top workplace for emerging leaders to launch and grow their careers.

Managing Director Darci Congrove, CPA, credits GBQ’s unique culture for its remarkable success as an award recipient for 11 consecutive years. “Our commitment to empowering growth of our people is the cornerstone of our success. Through innovative mentorship programs, robust professional development initiatives, and internal alignment with our company values, we strive to create an environment where emerging leaders not only work but thrive.”

Since 2013, the CYP Club has collaborated with the Human Resources Association of Central Ohio to evaluate nominations and identify the top 25 companies excelling in four key areas: coolness (attraction), stickiness (retention), community impact, and growth opportunities. Honorees will be recognized at “A Taste of Columbus & A Toast to Wonderful Workplaces” being held on Tuesday, March 28th, at The Kee Columbus.

GBQ is a proud recipient of several accolades recognizing our commitment to empowering growth: IPA Best of the Best Firm; IPA Top 100 Firm; Accounting Today Top 100 Firm and Regional Leader; 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.


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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