San Diego, CA, April 27, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Pro Back Office LLC. (PBO), a leader in providing operational accounting, finance and strategic consulting services, announces that Co-founder Jennifer Barnes was selected as one of 24 semi-finalists for the Ernst and Young 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Program in San Diego.
“I am deeply honored for this recognition. There are so many amazing people being considered for this award. I’m humbled to be included,” said Mrs. Barnes.
“She deserves the recognition,” added Co-founder and Chairman Mike Ford, who brought in Jennifer to be PBO’s CEO to grow the outsourced operational accounting business from scratch. “She brings an outstanding entrepreneurial spirit that has helped grow the business by more than 400% in three years. We’re all very proud of her accomplishments.”
About EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Currently in its 31st year, The Entrepreneur Of The Year® program seeks leaders who shape today’s ideas into tomorrow’s exceptional companies. Each spring, the business community comes together to celebrate regional semifinalists, finalists and winners. These honorees not only create and build market-leading businesses, but also help take the standard of excellence to new heights, transform the face of the industry, create jobs and contribute to the vibrancy of communities.
Award winners have founded and built some of the world’s most enduring companies - surpassing U.S. market performance in terms of revenue growth, job creation and longevity. By developing innovative solutions to the most vexing challenges of 21st century business, these award-winning entrepreneurs personify what it means to see past the present to define the future.
About Pro Back Office
Pro Back Office (PBO) provides highly skilled operational accounting, finance and strategic consulting talent, experience and expertise. PBO serves start-ups, emerging, public, private, government and non-profit organizations and businesses. Whether your organization needs a bookkeeper or a CFO, or a business advisory and comprehensive governance, risk and compliance expert, PBO services are available on an hourly, part-time and project basis. PBO personnel are available on site or remotely. There are more than 50 professionals on staff to serve clients throughout the Pacific Southwest region.
PBO team members have Big 4 experience with many having their CPA, MBA and other advanced degrees. PBO’s client base covers many industries, including manufacturing, construction and development, real estate, food and beverage, medical device and life science, professional services, healthcare, technology and software. For more information, please visit our website at www.probackoffice.com