MarksNelson in the News
By MarksNelson on August 17, 2017When you stop to think about it, an awful lot of companies and organizations have been recognized as the best at what they do since Ingram’s first began asking readers for their thoughts—and votes—to determine this city’s best of everything, way back in 1986.
By MarksNelson on August 16, 2017Forty Kansas City-area businesses made Inc. magazine's list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private U.S. companies. Although that's two fewer than last year, four metro businesses reported three-year revenue growth of more than 1,000 percent, landing them among the top 500 companies nationwide. In 2016, only one area company made the more exclusive Inc. 500 list.
By MarksNelson on June 26, 2017Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to our communities is a driving force among the growing Association for Accounting Marketing's membership, a trend that shows no sign of slowing down. So, to honor the firms that go above and beyond in their corporate philanthropic efforts, the Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM) presents the "We AAM to Serve" Award to salute the corporate social responsibility philosophy of firms that go above and beyond to make a difference in their communities.
By MarksNelson on May 23, 2017Responding to a major flooding event is a chaotic process. The emotional trauma of a flood, coupled with the incredible destruction it leaves behind, can be overwhelming for families, businesses, and communities. What you do immediately following a flood event is crucial to a successful recovery.
By MarksNelson on April 24, 2017The Monett City Council has renewed its contract with the Kansas City-based consulting firm MarksNelson, previously known as Community EDGE, for economic development services. MarksNelson works with the economic development partnership between the city, the Monett school district, the Chamber of Commerce, the Monett Industrial Development Corporation and the city’s Industrial Development Authority. The company was selected through the city seeking requests for proposals for economic development consulting.
By MarksNelson on April 13, 2017Next year at this time, 40 Under Forty will turn 20, and by that time, Ingram’s will have identified 800 of the Kansas City region’s most promising young leaders, dating to that first class in 1998. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves: In this, the 19th installment of 40 Under Forty, we’re pleased to spotlight the achievements of many emerging leaders from a broad swath of industries in the Kansas City region.
By MarksNelson on March 27, 2017In my 21 years as a business valuator in family law cases, an issue frequently arises related to the interplay between the business valuation methodologies applied and the business owner’s salary resulting in associated support obligations (I will use the term “support” to include both maintenance and child support payments in this article). Lovingly been termed the “double dip,” the short definition of this issue is counting the same income stream twice: once for division of property and the other for determination of support. Any seasoned family law attorney will take one of two positions to advocate for his or her client. This article will discuss the two options or viewpoints related to the double dip issue. While I do not intend to resolve the issue, I do hope to provide a clarifying understanding of its underlying issues.
By MarksNelson on March 21, 2017It's the 11th year of the Champions of Business program, and there's no shortage of locally grown companies making a big impact on Kansas City.
Accounting Today Ranks MarksNelson on List of Fastest-Growing Firms and Top Accounting Firm in the Midwest for Second Straight YearBy MarksNelson on March 15, 2017For the second consecutive year, Accounting Today ranked MarksNelson as one of the Fastest-Growing firms in the United States and also listed MarksNelson as a Regional Leader for the Midwest. This is the third straight year for the distinction.
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