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Purk & Associates, P.C. Wins BBB TORCH Award
By: Purk & Associates
The TORCH Awards recognize businesses and charities that exemplify high ethics in their treatment of customers, employees and suppliers. Nine businesses and three charities are being recognized in 2018.
"BBB TORCH Awards recognize companies and charities that are committed to exceptional standards and high ethics," said Michelle Corey, BBB St. Louis President and CEO. "These organizations have truly joined BBB's mission of advancing marketplace trust in an exemplary way, and they are role models for other businesses and nonprofits in the community."
Purk & Associates, P.C. is a full-service accounting, management and wealth management firm. Founded in 2009, Purk & Associates cites its dedication to serving and building the St. Louis community as a tenet of its mission.
"Our culture is built on unwavering support of one another no matter where you fall into the pecking order," says president Bill Purk, CPA, adding that the TORCH Award validates these operating principles.
Purk & Associates, P.C. and other TORCH Award winners -- along with two Student of Ethics award winners -- will be recognized at the BBB TORCH Awards reception and luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel, 212 N. Kingshighway, St. Louis. Author and consultant Tim Sanders will be the keynote speaker; Kevin Steincross, KTVI FOX 2 morning news anchor, will emcee the event.
Since its founding in June 2009, Purk & Associates has achieved significant financial growth, attracted and retained leading talent, and has been recognized nationally as one of the best accounting firms to work for in the country.
Purk & Associates was named to Inc. Magazine's 500 | 5000 Fastest Growing Companies from 2014 - 2016, and was selected by Accounting Today as one of the "Top 100Best Accounting Firms to WorkFor" from 2014 - 17. Purk & Associates was selected by the St. Louis Business Journal as the recipient of the 2010 and 2016 "Best Places to Work," and selected as a Top 5 finalists in 2012, 2014 and 2015. The firm was voted by the Small Business Monthly readers as one of the "Best Accounting Firms in St. Louis" from 2010 - 2018.
Founded in 2009 with headquarters in St. Louis, Purk & Associates, P.C., is a nationally recognized and award winning, independently owned accounting and management advisory firm that delivers a full range of tax, accounting, audit and consulting services. At Purk & Associates, our focus is to help you achieve more financial and business success. To learn more, please visit www.purkpc.com.
Ann Marie Mayuga