Accountants + Business Advisors

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For 75 years AGP continues to achieve its mission to provide services and creative solutions that deliver healthy, sustainable growth for private businesses. Our experienced and knowledgeable professionals are the driving force behind our Healthy Growth as a Firm. Here you can learn more about the individuals who make us Apple Growth Partners.

  • Kristy A. Angerstien

    Supervisor - Tax

    330-315-7834

    kangerstien@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth means being proactive to the clients’ needs and always looking for the longevity of the client.”   Specialties: Tax Planning Individual Taxes Corporate Taxes Bookkeeping Financial Statement Preparation Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Professional Services Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education:…

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  • Stan Apple, Principal - Tax

    Stan Apple

    Principal - Tax

    330.329.0942

    sapple@applegrowth.com

    MY GROWTH STRATEGY: Fueled by a commitment to provide the best advice and counsel, I am accessible and responsive without being concerned about billing for every minute by offering the free lunch promise. This promise allows clients to ask important questions,…

    Advisory Services, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Tammy Bardin

    Senior Associate - Tax

    330-812-3584

    tbardin@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means assisting clients in developing their business to achieve their short-term and long-term goals.”   Specialties: QuickBooks Online Certified Proadvisor Clients: Corporations Partnerships Education: Stark State College of Technology University of Akron Professional and Industry Associations: Ohio Society of…

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  • Sheila Beck, Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    Sheila M. Beck

    Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    216.674.3733

    sbeck@applegrowth.com

    “Growing companies have new challenges and rapidly changing needs. Managing growth can be as interesting as managing a company during a downturn. We’re here to help with your evolving needs.” MY FAVORITE THING: I love manufacturing. I love factories and companies…

    ACA Reporting Compliance, Advisory Services, Fraud, Disputes & Litigation

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  • Chris Benko, Principal - Audit & Assurance

    Christopher J. (Chris) Benko

    Principal - Audit & Assurance

    330.315.7917

    cbenko@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is a company growing at a rate that they can sustain over time, not too fast.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: When working with clients, I want what they want from their company and I will do whatever I can to…

    Advisory Services

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  • Christopher (Chris) Benninghoff

    Associate - Audit

    330-315-7796

    cbenninghoff@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is stable and sustainable growth.”   Specialties: Audits Accounting and Assurance Fraud Niches: Construction and Real Estate Not for Profit Clients: Corporations, Partnerships Education: Brigham Young University – Bachelor of Science Walsh University – Masters of Business Administration Professional…

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    Jason Bogniard

    Principal - Business Valuation

    330.315.7843

    jbogniard@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is helping entrepreneurs create sustainable businesses.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: You can’t be afraid to take the time to explore all aspects of a client issue. A good professional builds a level of trust that allows a client to be…

    Advisory Services, Business Valuation, Divorce, Fraud, Disputes & Litigation, Succession Planning

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  • Drew Bolog

    Senior Associate - Audit

    330-315-7901

    Dbolog@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is being able to efficiently use all tools available to nurture your company in order to produce manageable and continuous growth.”   Specialties: Audits Accounting and Assurance Employee Benefits Plans Fraud U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Niches:…

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  • Jeff Brooks, Principal – Tax

    Jeff Brooks

    Principal – Tax

    330.315.7913

    jbrooks@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “To me, healthy growth means focusing on sustainable growth that can endure for generations.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: My philosophy for working with clients is to have a collaborative environment in which we work together to solve problems and grow their business. Neither of…

    Advisory Services, International Tax Consulting & Planning, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Susan Burnoski, Director/Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    Susan Burnoski

    Director/Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    330.315.7817

    sburnoski@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is sustainable growth.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: Helping clients learn about compliance requirements and improve their processes is my favorite part of the growth process. I enjoy working with a wide variety of clients and working closely with them until…

    ACA Reporting Compliance, Advisory Services, Employee Benefit Plans, Fraud, Disputes & Litigation

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  • Kathy Davis, Senior Manager - Tax

    Kathy Davis

    Senior Manager - Tax

    330.315.7826

    kdavis@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is the evolution of a company and how we can help our clients achieve their goals and objectives as their business progresses.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: My practice focuses on general construction, subcontractors, land developers, home building and property ownership/management….

    Advisory Services, Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Kristian Doty

    Manager - Tax

    330-315-7836

    kdoty@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy growth is continuous growth along with your trusted advisors for informed decision making.”   Specialties: Tax compliance tax planning individual tax bookkeeping Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education: Bachelor of Science – Accounting Master of Science -…

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  • Jessica Dragomir

    Associate - Tax

    330-315-7815

    jdragomir@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth to me means making proactive decisions today to be prosperous and better in the future.”   Specialties: Tax preparation Bookkeeping Trust and individual returns Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education: Bachelor of Science in Accounting & Management – Walsh University…

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  • Bethany Dria

    Senior Associate - Business Valuation

    216-674-3746

    bdria@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Helping clients achieve growth with the future in mind.” Specialty: Business Valuations Quality of Earnings Domestic Relations & Spousal Support Estate & Succession Planning Separate Property Tracing ESOP Valuation Niche: Professional Services Clients Served: Individual, Corporate, Partnerships Education: Ashland University – Bachelor…

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  • Michael Fink

    Supervisor - Tax

    330.315.7838

    mfink@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is achieving your financial goals in a sustainable manner that preserves your assets for future generations.”   Specialties: Tax planning and preparation C Corporation tax compliance International tax Multistate tax preparation Income tax accounting Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Clients:…

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  • Bob Fisher is a principal of tax at Apple Growth Partners.

    Robert W. (Bob) Fisher

    Principal - Tax

    330.968.0199

    bfisher@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means working with businesses and individuals on uncovering opportunities in order to meet their business and personal goals.”  MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: As a trusted advisor, I enjoy providing solutions to help clients achieve their goals. FAVORITE PART OF WORKING…

    Accounting & Assurance, Advisory Services, Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Jimmy Fisher

    Senior Associate - Audit

    330-315-7853

    jfisher@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is the development and improvement of clients, as well as staff, in an efficient, effective, and ethical manner.”   Specialties: Audits Accounting and Assurance Reviews Compilations Employee benefit plans Niches:  Manufacturing and Distribution Not for Profit Education: University of…

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  • Eric Flickinger

    Manager - Business Valuation

    330.315.7801

    eflickinger@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth to me means sustainable growth in a business value.” MY GROWTH PHILOSOPHY: My philosophy is to intently listen to truly understand the client’s issues or goals to achieve. The most gratifying part of working with clients is helping them…

    Business Valuation, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)

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  • Brandon Fredericks

    Senior Manager - Audit & Assurance

    216.674.3737

    bfredericks@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth means defining a clear vision of where and what you want your business to accomplish, who you need to partner with, and committing to and executing a strategic plan that aligns all phases for sustainable long-term success.”   Specialties:…

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  • Dave Gaino, Principal - Tax

    Dave Gaino

    Principal - Tax

    330.730.8319

    dgaino@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is planned and well-managed growth that strives to push the organization towards its goals, but not in a chaotic way.”  MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: Tax accountants are able to be passionate advocates for their clients and can clearly add value….

    Advisory Services, Employee Benefit Plans, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Jim Gornik, Principal – Tax

    Jim Gornik

    Principal – Tax

    216.674.3744

    jgornik@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is challenging the status quo. How can we do things differently to achieve growth and profitability? Get away from the same-old, same-old. Watch costs/expenses. Know how to apply tax-saving opportunities for maximum benefit.” From simply preparing a tax return…

    Advisory Services, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning

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  • Ben Grimaldi

    Associate - Business Valuation

    216-674-3825

    bgrimaldi@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth means being knowledgeable consultants that do not just provide a needed service, but also works with business owners to facilitate growth.” Specialty: Divorce Litigation ESOP Prenup Planning Estate Gift and Tax Planning Shareholder Litigation Niches: Manufacturing & Distribution Clients:…

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  • Dave Gustafson, Principal - Business Valuation

    Davin R. (Dave) Gustafson

    Principal - Business Valuation

    216.674.3730

    dgustafson@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means helping my clients be the best company they can be. Whether it’s a transaction or a 30 year ESOP, we focus particularly on “Healthy” for the company and employees.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: I am proactive and relationship based….

    Advisory Services, Business Valuation, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Owner & Family Compensation and Tax Planning, Succession Planning

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  • Tom Hager is a principal of tax at Apple Growth Partners

    Tom Hager

    Principal - Tax

    330.968.0202

    thager@applegrowth.com

    “Many clients think of growth as the only metric to measure success. More sales, more people, more locations, etc. My standard reply is “being big didn’t save the dinosaur”. Healthy Growth encompasses many facets of the business. Operations, personnel, development core…

    Advisory Services, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Logan Jaworski

    Associate - Tax

    330-315-7832

    ljaworski@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is about developing and executing a personalized strategy in line with each clients needs and aspirations.”   Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting – Kent State University Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing – Kent State…

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  • Justin Johnson

    Associate - Audit

    330-315-7848

    jjohnson@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is the path to make a business successful.”   Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting – Kent State University Master of Accountancy – John Carroll Fun Facts/Hobbies: I enjoy playing and watching almost any sport you can think of. I…

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  • Toby Kaye

    Supervisor - Tax

    330-315-7805

    tkaye@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth to me is building a strategy and culture of continuous improvement in business by seizing new opportunities and learning from mistakes.”   Specialties: Business advisory Tax planning Real estate industry tax issues International tax Tax reform Niches: Construction and…

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  • Kyle Kerner

    Associate - Tax

    216-285-2954

    kkerner@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is perpetual unbiased learning.”   Specialties: Tax return preparation Financial statement preparation Payroll taxes Bookkeeping Work paper documentation Niches: Construction and Real Estate Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education: Ohio State University – Accounting and Management Information Systems Professional and…

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  • Chris Klaiber

    Senior Manager - Audit & Assurance

    216.674.3743

    cklaiber@applegrowth.com

    “HEALTHY GROWTH MEANS ORGANIC GROWTH OR GROWTH THROUGH ACQUISITIONS THAT IS MANAGEABLE BY THE COMPANY AND DOES NOT IMPACT THE CORE VALUES OR CULTURE OF AN ORGANIZATION.” CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: I like to consider myself a business partner with my clients. We are…

    Accounting & Assurance

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  • Mark Lapikas, Senior Manager - Tax

    Mark Lapikas

    Principal - Tax

    330.315.7885

    mlapikas@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means starting with a good foundation and striving to make it better.”  MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: It’s not rocket science. I simply treat clients in the same manner as I would expect to be treated. To that end, I focus…

    Advisory Services, International Tax Consulting & Planning, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Taylor Lorenz

    Senior Associate - Tax

    216.674.3747

    tlorenz@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth is the process of capitalizing and taking advantage of current opportunities in the present, while also having the foresight and commitment to position a client to succeed and grow in both the short and long term.”   Specialties: Tax…

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  • Ivan Mahovlic, Principal - Tax

    Ivan Mahovlic

    Principal - Tax

    330.315.7812

    imahovlic@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is growing at a steady pace and achieving financial independence.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: As a trusted advisor, sounding board and friend, the best part of my job is making my clients happy and saving them money. I’m proud to…

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  • Ian Mansfield

    Associate - Audit

    330-315-7855

    imansfield@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy growth involves investing in people and organizations to create sustainable and long-term success and value.”   Specialties: Audit Accounting and Assurance Review Compilations Employee benefit plans Clients: Corporations Education: Cleveland State University – Bachelors of Business Administration, Accounting Fun Fact:…

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  • Paul Martin, Principal - Tax

    Paul Martin

    Principal - Tax

    216.674.3748

    pmartin@applegrowth.com

     “Healthy growth means helping businesses grow organically through planning and following up with action.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: I truly care about clients I work with and consider them to be true friends. When working with someone, it is important for me…

    Advisory Services, International Tax Consulting & Planning, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Steve Mazza, Senior Manager - Tax

    Steve Mazza

    Senior Manager - Tax

    330.315.7849

    smazza@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth is Efficiently Guiding Clients to Achieving Sustainable Growth by Taking Advantage of All Possible Tax Saving Opportunities Available.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: My client philosophy is to be an extension of my client’s business rather than someone who simply prepares…

    Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Erin McCafferty

    Director - Operations

    330-315-7882

    emccafferty@applegrowth.com

    Education: JD, Cleveland Marshall College of Law Master of Arts, Higher Education Administration – The Ohio State University Master of Arts, Guidance & Counseling – Bowling Green State University Professional and Industry Associations: SHRM – National & Akron Chapters CPA Firm…

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  • Kyle McKinney Senior Audit Associate

    Kyle McKinney

    Senior Associate - Audit

    216-674-3738

    kmckinney@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means growing at a sustainable rate while also assisting the community and the people within it.”   Specialties: Audit Accounting and Assurance Employee Benefit Plans Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Construction and Real Estate Professional Services Clients Served: Individual. Corporations…

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  • Ann Miller, Manager – Tax

    Ann Miller

    Manager – Tax

    330.315.7791

    amiller@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means being able to work with clients from infancy to maturity helping to develop their business by advising on all types of tax matters and cash planning and/or being able to connect them with other professionals that will help…

    Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Randy Misch, Principal – Audit & Assurance

    Randy Misch

    Principal – Audit & Assurance

    216.674.3754

    rmisch@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is engaging with your clients and helping them grow in all aspects of their business.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: Proactive, efficient and reliable. I oversee compliance and attest services, and I make sure they are timely and cost effective. This…

    Advisory Services

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  • Brian Morgan, Senior Manager - Audit & Assurance

    Brian Morgan

    Senior Manager - Audit & Assurance

    216.674.3740

    bmorgan@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is helping clients grow through commitment, accountability and integrity.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: I approach clients respectfully in order to understand their concerns so that we can work together to find a solution. As an auditor, I enjoy working directly…

    ACA Reporting Compliance, Accounting & Assurance, Employee Benefit Plans

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  • Charles F. (Chuck) Mullen

    Chairman

    330.315.7915

    cmullen@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is about serving as a close trusted advisor to a business and its owners, and continuously suggesting proactive ideas to help a business grow in all aspects and functions.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: I enjoy working with industrious people. For…

    Advisory Services, International Tax Consulting & Planning, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Andrew Neal

    Associate - Tax

    330-315-7828

    aneal@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means advancing in a way that not only betters you, but the people around you.”   Specialties: Tax Preparation Trust Returns Accounting and Bookkeeping Excel Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education: Ohio University Fun Facts/Hobbies: Coaching baseball in the winter and summer…

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  • Robert Neides, Principal – Tax

    Robert J. (Bob) Neides

    Principal – Tax

    216.285.2963

    rneides@applegrowth.com

    “HEALTHY GROWTH MEANS EXPANDING A BUSINESS TO BECOME MORE PROFITABLE AND SUSTAINABLE” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: As a trusted advisor, I try to find out what the client would like and will need so that I can tailor each engagement based on…

    Advisory Services, Owner & Family Compensation and Tax Planning, Retirement Planning, Succession Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Bob Nemeth, Principal  - Business Valuation/Tax

    Robert M. (Bob) Nemeth

    Principal  - Business Valuation/Tax

    216.674.3734

    rnemeth@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is helping clients achieve their business and personal financial goals.” The most gratifying part about working with clients is watching their business expand to provide new jobs, new products and increased wealth. WHAT DRIVES ME: I respect challenging work…

    Advisory Services, Business Valuation, Divorce, Fraud, Disputes & Litigation, Succession Planning

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  • Adam Pearce

    Manager - Tax; Canton Regional Manager

    330-315-7802

    apearce@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is a client build a company that can reach its maximum potential but being stable and ready to survive the rise and fall of the economy.”   Specialties: Tax Planning and Preparation Business Consulting M&A Trust and Estate Planning…

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  • Sue Peirce, Principal - Audit & Assurance

    Susan Peirce

    Principal - Audit & Assurance

    330.315.7850

    speirce@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means opportunity. It is working together with our clients and other members of their advisory team to achieve sustainable, structured, strategic growth.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: Working with clients is a privilege I do not take for granted. I treat…

    ACA Reporting Compliance, Advisory Services, Employee Benefit Plans, Wealth Management

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  • Debbie Petrone, Senior Manager - Tax

    Debbie Petrone

    Senior Manager - Tax

    330.931.4927

    dpetrone@applegrowth.com

    “HEALTHY GROWTH IS NOT ALWAYS MEASURED BY MONEY. IT IS THE ABILITY TO SEE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MARKET, IN THE EMPLOYEES, IN THE COMPETITION AND TO MAKE THE CORRECT DECISIONS. HEALTHY GROWTH CREATES LONG-TERM VALUE.” CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: I always start by discussing…

    International Tax Consulting & Planning, Owner & Family Compensation and Tax Planning, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Melissa Rayburn

    Senior Associate - Audit

    330-315-7813

    mrayburn@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth means targeting and setting realistic and achievable goals, and then meeting those goals consistently while sustaining healthy relationships with our clients and our fellow coworkers. ”   Specialties: Employee benefit plans Form 5500’s Audits Accounting and Assurance HUD Clients:…

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  • Don Robison, Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    Don Robison

    Senior Manager – Audit & Assurance

    330.315.7795

    drobison@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is sustained financial growth based on sound principles of management.” MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: I enjoy harnessing my analytical skills to help identify potential financial issues for my clients. Not only am I always available to my clients or to…

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  • Kimberly (Kim) S. Robison

    Associate - Business Valuation

    216.674.3751

    krobison@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth means a management team can be prepared and confident at each stage of a business’s life cycle.”   Specialty: Business Valuation Domestic Relations & Spousal Support Estate & Succession Planning ESOP Valuation Clients Served: Individual, Corporate, Partnerships Education: The Ohio…

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  • Olga Shpaner

    Associate - Tax

    216-285-2961

    oshpaner@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Health growth means for me the great opportunity to gain the remarkable experience and provide excellent service to our clients to meet their need and objectives.”   Specialties: Tax planning and preparation Niches: Construction & Real Estate Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships…

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  • Matthew Silla, ASA, CFA | Senior Manager – Business Valuation

    Matthew J. Silla

    Senior Manager - Business Valuation

    216.674.3745

    msilla@applegrowth.com

    “HEALTHY GROWTH MEANS HELPING CLIENTS INCREASE THE VALUE OF THEIR BUSINESS OVER THE LONG TERM.” CLIENT PHILOSOPHY: My philosophy is to first understand what the client wants and needs, then to build a plan to help them achieve their goals. WHAT…

    Business Valuation, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Financial Reporting

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  • Sharon Sledzik, Manager - Tax

    Sharon Sledzik

    Manager - Tax

    330.968.0193

    ssledzik@applegrowth.com

    “HEALTHY GROWTH MEANS KEEPING UP-TO-DATE AND HAVING A PLAN TO ACCOMPLISH GOALS.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: I am fortunate to work with many different types of clients, both for-profit and not-for-profit businesses, as well as individuals on estate and trust projects. The…

    Owner & Family Compensation and Tax Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Amy Smith, Manager - Tax

    Amy Smith

    Manager - Tax

    330.315.7790

    asmith@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is growing your business at a pace that is sustainable for the long term.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: Big or small, clients deserve the same level of service. Small- to mid-size businesses often need assistance in areas that allow me…

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  • Krista Steedly

    Supervisor - Audit & Assurance

    330-315-7798

    ksteedly@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means serving alongside clients as they work to achieve their business goals.”   Specialties: Audits Reviews Compilations Employee benefit plan audits Construction Niches: Construction and Real Estate Clients: Corporations Education: Liberty University – Master of Accounting Cedarville University – Bachelor…

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  • Diane S. Stojak

    Senior Associate - Tax

    330-931-4928

    dstojak@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Health Growth is when after training a client in QuickBooks, they tell me that they really get it. Also means growing the person/business both physically and mentally on an equal basis.”   Specialties: Individual Income Tax QuickBooks Bookkeeping Payroll tax Clients:…

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  • Eric Street

    Manager - Tax

    216-674-3742

    estreet@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth means seeing a client through all financial stages of their professional and personal life, from company start-up and acquisition, to retirement and estate planning.”   Specialties: Tax planning and preparation Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education:…

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  • Diane Thacker, Manager – Tax

    Diane Thacker

    Manager – Tax

    330.315.7806

    dthacker@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means working with a client to assist them in growing their business in a way and at a rate that is comfortable for them. Growth can mean monetary increase but also other changes such as business product, staff, culture…

    Advisory Services, Employee Benefit Plans, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning & Preparation, Wealth Management

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  • Andrew Tucker

    Associate - Tax

    330-315-7814

    atucker@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is adding to the sustainability and livelihood of our clients from the collective knowledge and experience of the firm.”   Specialties: Tax preparation Tax Planning Education: Kent State University – Bachelor of Accounting Fun Facts/Hobbies: I enjoy going on bike…

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  • Robert G. Turner, Jr.

    Principal - Business Valuation

    216-674-3800 ext. 508

    rturner@applegrowth.com

    “Our primary goal is serving our clients and helping them succeed in a professional and ethical manner.”   Specialties: Business Valuation Litigation Support Expert Witness Forensics Services Tax Planning and Preparation Niches: Automotive Construction and Real Estate Legal Professional Services Clients…

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  • John Valle, Principal – Tax

    John Valle

    Principal – Tax

    330.315.7835

    jvalle@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is smart, strategic and sustainable growth of your business.” MY GROWTH STRATEGY: In my role at Apple Growth Partners, I work closely with small business owners as their trusted advisor. I listen to their business needs and take the…

    Tax Planning & Preparation

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  • Karen L. Vaughn

    Principal - Tax

    216-682-0470

    kvaughn@applegrowth.com

    LinkedIn Link

    “Healthy Growth to me is working with our clients to develop their business and staff so their business can continue to grow and offer products and services to our local communities.”   Specialties: Tax planning and preparation for individuals and small…

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  • Logan Wang

    Associate - Tax

    330-968-0196

    lwang@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth means providing clients financial fuel to drive their ideas, inspirations, and goals into profitable results.”   Specialties: Tax preparation and planning Bookkeeping Niches: Manufacturing and Distribution Construction and Real Estate Not for Profit Professional Services Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships…

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  • Janet Williams, Controller/Senior Manager - Tax

    Janet Williams

    Controller/Senior Manager - Tax

    330.315.7820

    jwilliams@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy growth is growth that exposes a company’s place in the market; achieved by increased revenues; smart cost savings plans; reinvestment in tools of the trade (equipment, software, etc.); and investment in key employee roles.” OUR GROWTH STRATEGY: At AGP, we…

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  • Donna Wutrick

    Senior Associate - Tax

    330-968-0191

    dwutrick@applegrowth.com

    “Healthy Growth is a method of assisting and advising clients to grow their business both financially and professionally.”   Specialties: Tax Preparation QuickBooks Training Payroll Calculations Payroll Tax preparation Niches: Construction and Real Estate Professional Services Clients: Individual Corporations Partnerships Education:…

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