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There’s a healthy appetite for competition in the restaurant industry as our partner Tina Lombardi knows first hand from the financial side and being involved in her family’s business. Her expertise on restaurant profitability and key indicators for success in the restaurant industry were recently highlighted on Forbes.com. Read the article

TBC Continues to Grow

TBC is continuing to expand its workforce, hiring eight full-time employees since July.  The first new-hire, Sue Blair, was hired as TBC’s operations specialist. Blair started in mid-July, and came to TBC with over 20 years of experience in the engineering and construction industries. Kristina Farrell and Karen Jennings were both hired in late August… [keep reading…]

Karen Foster to lead Retirement Plan Services

Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. (TBC) announced today that Karen Foster, the long time Manager of Pension Operations with over 30 years of experience in retirement plan management and client services administration, will lead the Retirement Plan Services division as the new Director. A former benefit plan consultant and record-keeper, Karen joined TBC in… [keep reading…]

Kevin Tully featured on ABR’s Table of Experts

In case you missed it, TBC shareholder, Kevin Tully was featured in the Albany Business Review on December 8, 2017 in their exclusive Table of Experts. He was alongside Mario Papa, Partner at Hodgson Russ LLP to discuss an important topic among many local business owners, succession planning. It was moderated by the dean of… [keep reading…]

TBC supports City Mission of Schenectady while bringing Hugh Johnson’s Economic Update to area business leaders

Today marked another great economic forecast by Hugh Johnson of Hugh Johnson Advisors, LLC. This annual economic update is a yearly program that TBC sponsors along with the New York Business Development Corporation (NYBDC) for members of the Capital Region Chamber. This year’s new venue welcomed hundreds of area business men and women to Rivers… [keep reading…]

TBC’s Fall Fun

While TBC associates stayed focused meeting October deadlines, the accountants and staff also had lots of fun engaging in non-work activities this fall. Many individuals joined together to take part in some team building skills while raising money for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer by forming teams to “escape the mystery room.” Over 40 people from TBC… [keep reading…]

On and off air, TBC stands by the Food Pantries of the Capital District

Throughout the 46 years that TBC has been in business, it has had the good fortune to work with countless outstanding community organizations, associations, causes and leaders. Earlier this fall we signed on as the Champion Partner for the 6th Annual Harvest Evening Celebration, a premier event held at Revolution Hall on Thursday, October 5th…. [keep reading…]

Gretchen Guenther-Collins rejoins Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C.

A familiar face has returned to Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. (TBC) as the firm announced that Gretchen Guenther-Collins, J.D. M.S., CPA has rejoined the area’s largest CPA firm in the capacity of tax manager. Guenther-Collins, a graduate from The College of Saint Rose, who earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting as well… [keep reading…]

Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. Announces Additional Promotions

Several individuals have been recognized in this year’s annual promotions by being elevated from positions of staff accountant to senior accountant, senior accountants to supervisors, and supervisor to manager. In addition to the Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAS, P.C. (TBC) accountant promotions, Katie Farrow, formerly the marketing manager, has been promoted to Director of Marketing… [keep reading…]

Michael D. Cesternino and Ryan McEvoy are TBC’s two newest Partners

Albany based accounting and advisory firm Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C. (TBC) has announced the promotion of two audit managers to partners. Joining the ranks of partner are Michael D. Cesternino, CPA and Ryan McEvoy, CPA. Both partners will be directly responsible for client account management in their new roles. Cesternino joined the Firm… [keep reading…]

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