Congratulations to our newest CPA, Akil Patel. Akil officially became a CPA this week. Akil is a graduate of Caesar Rodney High School and Northeastern University. His goals are to apply his newly found CPA knowledge to complex client situations to maximize client benefits. We are lucky to have Akil as part of the Bumpers and Company team and look forward to his bright future.
WILMINGTON – Chuck Lax of Compass Real Estate was installed as the 2022 President of New Castle County Board of REALTORS® (NCCBOR) on January 13, 2022, at Deerfield Golf Club in Newark. Also sworn in for 2022 Board service were 16 other Officers and Directors. Lax has served on the Board of Directors as President-Elect (2021) and as a member of several NCCBOR committees and task forces in addition to serving as a Director and committee member with the Delaware Association REALTORS® (DAR). He is also
CAPANO RESIDENTIAL EXPANDS IN WILMINGTON WITH OPENING OF THE FALLS, PHASE 2 Delaware Real Estate Leader Brings 165 Apartment Homes to the Banks of the Brandywine Creek Wilmington, DE, January 18, 2022 -- Capano Residential is expanding into Phase 2 of The Falls with two additionalmodern luxury apartment buildings located on the banks of the Brandywine Creek on the original site of the historic
Wilmington, DE – January 18, 2021 — Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS), a certified public accounting and consulting firm with offices in Delaware and Pennsylvania, celebrates the following promotion and CPA designation achievement. Bryce L. Schelhaas, CPA has been promoted to Manager in the firm’s Tax & Small Business Department.Bryce L. Schelhaas, CPA began his career with BLS just over two years ago upon relocating from the Midwest to North Wilmington, Delaware with his family. He assists a variety
Wilmington, DE – January 5, 2021 — Stephanie L. Chapman, CPA was named a Shareholder of Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS) and Director in the International Services Practice Group, effective January 1, 2022, as voted on by the directors of the firm. Stephanie celebrated her 12th anniversary at BLS in May 2021, having started as a Supervisor in the Tax & Small Business Department in 2009. She brought with her a number of years of experience at other public accounting firms in Florida, Pennsylvania,
Whisman Giordano & Associates, LLC is pleased to announce that Edward Devenny, Certified Public Accountant, has been promoted to Director. Devenny has nearly two decades of experience providing accounting, auditing, tax, and consulting services to businesses and individuals. He is a husband, father of twins, community volunteer, and a graduate of Widener University in Chester, PA. He joined the firm in 2019 as a Manager and immediately made an impact. Joseph V. Giordano, CPA, CGMA shares, "Where do I
Sandy Taccone, Blue Blaze CEO, Named a 2021 Woman in Business NEWARK, Del. (Nov. 19, 2021) - Sandy Taccone, Blue Blaze Associates, Principal and CEO, will be honored by Delaware Today and Delaware Business Times as one of the top 2021 Women in Business on December 9 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington. Taccone and her wife, Wendy Scott, are co-founders and owners of Blue Blaze Associates, a full-service marketing and design agency. In 2018, Taccone was selected as the only Delawarean in
Blue Blaze Associates Wins Platinum And Gold 2021 Hermes Creative Awards NEWARK, Del. (Dec. 23, 2021) - Blue Blaze Associates, LLC, a women-owned, full-service marketing and design agency, received two 2021 Hermes Creative Awards. The Delaware-based agency won a Platinum and Gold Award, competing against more than 6,500 entries submitted for the prestigious international competition. Each year, judges evaluate the creative industry’s best entries for publications, branding collateral, websites, videos,
The Delaware Division of Small Business has announced that all loans provided to businesses through the Hospitality Emergency Loan Program (HELP) will be converted into grants and forgiven by the State. As a result of this, HELP borrowers do not need to make payments on their loans. If you have any questions, please use the contact form at https://business.delaware.gov/contact to contact the regional business manager for your area.
6Ninety9 Web Design is a web design firm that specializes in mobile website design. They work with startups, small businesses, and non-profits to help them establish an online presence, get more visibility, generate more call leads quickly, and better compete against larger competitors. Their services are web design, local SEO, web management, and Google advertising. The 6Ninety9 team consists of two Co-Founders – Alicia and Donte Murphy, and the Client Success Driver, John Snow. A new web designer for
Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS) Congratulates and Extends Best Wishes to Jordon N. Rosen on his Retirement
Wilmington, DE – December 28, 2021 — Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS), IPA Top 300 certified public accounting and consulting firm, extends congratulations and best wishes to Jordon N. Rosen, CPA, AEP® (Distinguished), Director of Estates & Trusts, who is retiring on December 31, 2021 with more than 21 years of service at BLS and over 43 years in public accounting! Prior to joining BLS, Jordon served as a partner in other prominent CPA firms, but he specifically mentions Carolyn Fausnaugh of Carolyn
New Study Shows Cash Remains a Mainstay for Both Consumers and Businesses, Even in the Age of Technology
According to data from Cash Connect, a division of WSFS Bank, 81% of financial decision makers agree that cash payments have remained at least somewhat steady at their businesses over the past five years Despite the availability of technology-driven forms of payment such as credit cards, debit cards, and mobile wallets, cash remains a mainstay for both consumers making payments (40% prefer to use cash) and businesses accepting them (78% accept cash as a form of payment), according to a new study published