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DS+B Sponsors the 2017 Ronald McDonald House Charities Golf Classic

DS+B and Rock Island Wealth Management are proud to be a sponsor of the RMHC Upper Midwest Golf Classic once again in 2017. Great to see clients, friends and associates out for a great cause. Sean Boland and Mitch Stolba were in full swing as charity competitors. Jon Cassens, Max Judd and Noah Vannevel provided food and beverages to golfers at our sponsored snack stop.

Jen Verly Will Join an Expert Panel for Club Entrepreneur, Minneapolis on November 14th

At November’s Club Entrepreneur workshop, Jen Verly will once again join a panel of business advisors to discuss common mistakes that derail successful companies. The workshop, co-presented by Upsize Minnesota Magazine will help companies with all facets of the growth challenge, and introduce specialists and experts who can serve as trusted resources.

DS+B Healthcare Team Presenting at HCAA in Las Vegas and Attending the MGMA Annual Conference in San Francisco.

Libby Hornibrook, Gary Cavett and Annette Dunn will present to leading healthcare advisors and CPAs on Revenue Cycle Management, including case studies and results for physicians and administrators, at the HCAA Conference. The National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (HCAA) is a nationwide network of CPA firms devoted to serving the healthcare industry. Members are selected for their experience and ability to provide proactive solutions to the accounting needs of physicians, physician groups and dentists.

Recap: Gears & Gadgets | Panel Discussion with Minnesota Business Magazine’s 2016 Manufacturing Awards Winners

October’s Gears and Gadget event was both inspiring and educational! The event featured an expert panel of executives and leaders who were recently recognized at the 2016 Manufacturing Awards by Minnesota Business Magazine.  One of the main themes of the discussion were leadership and management techniques that have proven successful for these manufacturing businesses. The panelists commented that periodically … Continued

Minnesota Manufacturing Executives Panel | Gears and Gadgets 10-12-16

October 12 | The next Gears and Gadgets event, hosted by Minnesota Manufacturing Executives, will feature a panel discussion made up of the winners and finalists of the Minnesota Business Magazine’s “2016 Manufacturing Awards.” Business leaders and innovators in the manufacturing industry will share their stories.

DS+B Earns 2016 BEST OF ACCOUNTING™ Award For Client Service Excellence

The Best of Accounting Award winners are proven industry leaders in service quality based completely on the ratings given to them by their clients. Fewer than 1% of all accounting firms in the United States and Canada have earned the 2016 Best of Accounting Award for providing remarkable service quality.

Congratulations to Kowalski’s Markets | 2016 Entrepreneurs of the Year, Upper Midwest

From everyone at DS+B, congratulations to Kowalski’s Markets, winner of the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year, Upper Midwest in the retail and consumer products category. Owner Mary Anne Kowalski and COO Kris Kowalski Christiansen were profiled in the August 2016 edition of the Twin Cities Business Magazine, which co-produces the award and event held in Minneapolis / St. Paul Minnesota.