January, 2016 | News4Jax
The power of community: Local CPA firm talks about the effects of community entrepreneurship
Ennis, Pellum CPAs talk about their commitment to the community and the firm's involvement in the JAX Bridges entrepreneurial program for business owners.
December, 2015 | Accounting Today
Local Jacksonville (FL) CPA firm recognized nationally as a Best Accounting Firm to Work For
Ennis Pellum CPAs has been recognized nationally as a Best Accounting Firm to Work For by Accounting Today magazine. 2016 is the sixth consecutive year the firm has received the award. Ennis, Pellum & Associates, CPAs is the only Jacksonville (FL) based firm to make it onto the 2016 Best Accounting Firm to Work For list.
October, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union
Ennis, Pellum & Associates: 'Book of Success' celebrates achievements
"The principals of Ennis, Pellum & Associates are so enthusiastic about success, they’re publishing a book about it. According to Managing Shareholder Anna Lopez Broche, the aim is to help communicate the Jacksonville public accounting and consulting firm’s commitment to achievement — both on and off the job. “We are big in our belief that success means different things to different people,” Brosche said. “All team members are encouraged to chart their own course and to be open and driven about achieving their own goals.”"
March, 2015 | 904 magazine
Ennis Pellum CPAs Named a Company with Heart
Companies with Heart by 904 Magazine is a salute to Northeast Florida businesses that put community and giving at the forefront of their agendas. The companies honored committed substantial time, energy, manpower, and money to projects affecting positive change in the community.
September, 2014 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
2014 Ultimate Financial Officers
Anna Brosche Recognized as an Ultimate Financial Officer
"What are the qualities that make a financial officer one of the best? Certainly, a company run by a strong financial officer has to have a clear and concise bottom line. But it takes more than that. A good financial officer - such as the 15 the Jacksonville Business Journal is honoring in 2014 - is more like tree surgeon, because he knows that to prune here will allow for more growth somewhere else. That's because he knows his people, and he knows the business...."
August, 2014 | Advantage Business magazine
United For A Cause: Celebrating 90 Years of United Way's Community Impact
Interview with Anna Brosche on her Long-Term United Way Involvement
"Celebrating 90 years of making an impact on our community, United Way of Northeast Florida has a rich history of creating positive, lasting change. Founded as the Community Chest by a group of concerned citizens, the organization supported a variety of social services from the outset...."
July, 2014 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Ennis Pellum CPAs Celebrates Tenth Work Place Award
2014 Best Places to Work in Northeast Florida
"How do you make your company a best place to work. That's what the Jacksonville Business Journal sets out to discover each year as they work with Quantum Workplace to pull their annual list together of the best employers in Northeast Florida. In 2014, the Jacksonville Business Journal asked the winning companies what makes them special - and what other businesses can learn from them...."
January, 2014 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Anna Brosche is Named a 'Top Mover and Shaker in Jacksonville in 2013'
"A lot happened in 2013 — and a lot of people were responsible for making those things happen across the First Coast. From banking to technology to city government and beyond, the face of Jacksonville changed a lot in the past 12 months, with the people we're showcasing today making many of the decisions that led to those changes...."
December, 2013 | The Florida Times-Union
Partnership Encourages Companies to Have Workplace Wellness Programs: 'It Shows They Care'
"Jane Scofield and Amanda Libertone love going to work. And they work at a Jacksonville CPA firm that is about to embark on its busiest, most stressful time of the year, tax season. But Ennis Pellum & Associates has built a workplace culture designed to make employees healthy and happy, with everything from staff trips to Orlando theme parks to a paid-vacation day on April 16, the day after tax deadline day...."
June, 2013 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Ennis Pellum CPAs recognized as a Top 3 Best Place to Work in N.E. Florida
Team System and Values Bring Stability to Ennis Pellum CPAs
"At Ennis, Pellum & Associates, the leaders adjust their management and communication styles to cater to the needs of each individual employee. Kevin Algee, senior audit manager at the firm, said the leadership team uses simplified personality profiling to understand how people receive communication and makes efforts to ensure that they speak to individuals in their own language...."
May, 2013 | The Florida Times-Union
Anna Brosche Honored at Prime F. Obsorn III Distinguished Business Leader Award Ceremony
With each honoree extolling the value of community service, three Jacksonville business executives and a globe-trotting University of North Florida professor were honored as distinguished business leaders by the Coggin College of Business on May 22nd, 2013. The Prime F. Osborn III award, in its 16th year, is designed to recognize the careers of local leaders. This year, it went to Gary Chartrand, Hugh Greene, Robert Frankel and Anna Lopez Brosche.
December 19, 2012 | Accounting Today and Best Companies Group
Best Accounting Firms to Work For
Ennis Pellum CPAs Named 'Best' Nationwide
For the third consecutive year, Ennis Pellum CPAs has been recognized as a Best Accounting Firm To Work For by Accounting Today and the Best Companies Group. The firm has been ranked # 6 nationwide amongst employers with 15 - 49 employees. The Best Accounting Firms to Work For award was established by the editors of Accounting Today to identify and recognize the top accounting firms from around the country in terms of employment and career development.
August 3, 2012 | The Florida Times-Union
Stress Relief to the Rescue for many First Coast Firms
"More companies employing a variety of activities to keep workforce healthy, productive. A platoon of eight employees of the Shepherd public relations and advertising firm move in unison, slowly and fluidly, like the waters passing on the nearby St. Johns River. Their arms flow freely yet in sync under the Riverside oak tree. The group suddenly pumps a kick, in formation...."
October 19, 2012 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Anna Brosche Taking Passion to United Way
"Anna Brosche's smile is as infectious as her passion for Northeast Florida. It’s a passion she takes with her as chair elect of The United Way of Northeast Florida board of directors, a position she’ll take fully in July 2013. Brosche first started with the United Way after an introduction through her time with Leadership Jacksonville. She chairs the volunteer accounting committee, a group that reviews all the financial information for the programs and agencies that United Way funds. Brosche calls it a very fulfilling process to see the programs at work...."
July 24 , 2012 | Florida Trend magazine
Ennis Pellum CPAs Recognized as a Florida Best Company to Work For
Ennis Pellum CPAs has been named one of Florida’s Best Companies to Work For by Florida Trend magazine. The firm is one of six companies headquartered in Jacksonville to be recognized on the collective list of 100 companies. Ennis Pellum CPAs has been ranked as number 12 on the Best Small Companies list, making the firm the highest ranking CPA firm on the list of employers with 15 – 49 employees.
May 11, 2012 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Mentorship Moved Student towards Leadership
UNF student, Kristina Kvasnok talks to the Business Journal about her mentoring experience with Anna Brosche. "... She is exactly what I want to be like in the future. I wanted to see the steps that a successful managing partner takes to get where they are. I wanted to know what I had to do in the future to achieve my goals. Anna related her career path and experiences and was open, and shared even the not-so-positive experiences and things she learned along the way...."
January 4, 2012 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Ennis Pellum CPAs Ranked 8th Best in the Nation
“Ennis, Pellum & Associates CPAs was recognized as one of the best accounting firms to work for on Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work For list. This is the second year in a row the Jacksonville firm was ranked on the list, and this year's eight position...."
September 30, 2012 | Accounting Today
Ennis Pellum Recognized Nationally as a Best Accounting Firm to Work For
“Accounting Today has released its annual list of the Best Accounting Firms to Work For, which identifies and honors the best places of employment in the accounting industry. The Best Accounting to Work For list, which is created in conjunction with Best Companies Group, is made up of....”
August, 2011 | 904 magazine
For Many Businesses, the Biggest Thefts are Inside Jobs
“A local hospital employee stole over $200,000 from the medical center by funneling funds into a sham charity account. The accountant from the local Longshoremen's union used a credit card to steal $30,000 over two years. A clerk at Wallmart put over $800 on a gift card on a gift card....”
August, 2011 | CPA Practice Advisor
Anna Brosche Named ‘40 Under 40’ by CPA Practice Advisor Magazine
“Congratulations to the 2011 40 Under 40 tax and accounting profession leaders! With such recognition comes responsibility. It is a responsibility to craft a vision for the profession that impacts positively on our society, to develop strategies, and to take action that transforms vision into reality....”
June, 2011 | 904 Magazine
Values, Food and Flexibility Can Keep Employees Happy, Motivated and Working Hard
“Values, food and flexibility can keep employees happy. Human Resources professionals are fond of saying that salary is not the determining factor in retaining talent. Sometimes, the talent even agrees. According to both workers and managers across the River City, a great place to work includes a mix of fair salary benefits, camaraderie, fun and flexibility around work and home life balance....”
May 20, 2011 | The Jacksonville Busines Journal
Ennis Pellum Workplace 'Fun, Flexible, and Professional'
“Ennis Pellum CPAs was founded in 1978 to serve the community on a variety of services related to auditing and accounting, business consulting, tax services and accounting software consulting. Ed Wlodarczyk, accountant software consultant for the past four years, said Ennis Pellum is such a great place to work because....”
May 9, 2011 | Jacksonville Advantage Magazine
Anna Brosche Named a Top 50 Business Influencer
"We put it to you, the business community, to come up with who you thought were the top 50 small business influencers in Jacksonville - and you exceeded our expectations. After hundreds of nominations and multiple back-and-forth conversations with many, the list has been narrowed down....”
May 6, 2011 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
JWBC Initiative Helps Minority Businesses Grow
"The Jacksonville Women’s Business Center strives to be a resource for every woman entrepreneur regardless of ethnicity. But when statistics revealed minorities were not seeking the JWBC’s services in the later stages of the program as much as other women, the Business Women of Color Initiative was formed. JWBC’s data shows roughly 58 percent of women who...."
November 15, 2010 | The Jacksonville Chamber
Anna Brosche Named Corporate Leader of the Year
"While business ownership or helping others build a business is often its own reward, individuals involved in the Jacksonville Women's Business Center (JWBC) are regularly recognized for their commitment to excellence. Most recently, both JWBC clients and volunteer mentors were honored at two of Northeast Florida's most prestigious business events. The annual Women in Business Awards hosted by...."
May 10, 2010 | The Jacksonville Business Journal
Accounting Firm's Fun Committee Keeps Things Light
"Keeping employees informed and engaged is what makes Ennis, Pellum & Associates CPAs a great place to work. “People want to understand where they fit and how they contribute. Sharing information shows respect for everyone on the team, so they have more insight,” said Anna Brosche, CPA...."