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Jon Cassens was part of the panel of business advisors for this year’s Upsize Growth Challenge, offering his expertise and experience related to accounting, tax and business financial management.

The Growth Challenge is a contest created by Upsize Magazine, and facilitated in partnership with Club Entrepreneur, to match business owners with industry experts to reach their business goals. Also a participating in the panel were Melissa Johnston, VP Business Banking with Highland Bank; Dan Moshe, CEO with Tech Guru; and Dean Willer, attorney with Winthrop & Weinstine.

Below is an reprint of the Upsize Article, tips and advice. For the full article, click here to be redirected to Upsize Magazine. Photo credit: Jonathan Hankin


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This year’s Upsize Growth Challenge participants were DataTrec and Hennes Art Company. 

Brian Anderson, CEO of Eagan-based DataTrec, started Anderson Cargo 27 years ago. The specialty logistics provider made a career out of focusing on unique services to clients with very specific needs.

DataTrec Story and Advice from the Panel

Greg Hennes is president and CEO of Hennes Art Co., which customizes art programs for corporate, hospitality and healthcare companies. It’s his second foray into the corporate art consulting business.

Hennes Art Co., Story and Advice from the Panel

How DS+B Can Support Your Growing Your Business:

DS+B is a professional services firm with 60+ years of proven experience helping growing businesses manage complexity and reach the next level in their business. As a team of CPAs and business advisors, we provide a connected, proactive and accessible team to streamline your accounting, tax and business advisory needs – so you can spend more time focused on growing and strengthening your business.

For questions or to get started, contact Jon Cassens, Director of Business Services.