Business Plans & More Named January 2013 Small Business of the Month

  • Bob was born in Miami Florida and moved to the Atlanta area in 1977.
  • He is a graduate of Florida State University and went on to get his Masters Degree in Accounting and Finance while in Georgia at Brenau College, graduating with a 4.0 GPA.
  • In the Corporate environment, his titles included Regional Controller, VP of Finance, and Treasurer of several prestigious firms in the areas of Manufacturing, Transportation, Telecommunications, and Property Management (He left these firms when they wanted him to transfer to other cities because he wanted to stay in Atlanta)
  • He founded Accounting Business Center, Inc. on January 1st of 2000 and was the first company to join the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce in March, 2000 in their new (and current) location (He dissolved this company in December, 2012)
  • He founded Business Plans & More, Inc. in January of 2008, merging most of his Accounting Business Center, Inc. operations into this company and built this new company around his very successful business plans, finishing its 5th year this December
  • He has previously served as President for the North Gwinnett Business Association and past Treasurer for the Suwanee Business Alliance
  • He serves on the Board of Directors of the Georgia Association of Accountants and Tax Professionals and is a State of Georgia Past-President for this organization.
  • He is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor (C.Q.P.A.)
  • He is an Ambassador for the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce (top 3 in country), having been a Mentor Ambassador since the beginning of the Ambassador program
  • He also serves/has served on the Board of Directors for numerous other companies here in Atlanta (both for profit and not for profit companies).

In his spare time, he is:

  • Married to his wife Kathy (on 8/21/71)
  • Father to two grown children and has two grandchildren
  • A member of two professional music organizations (Northwinds Symphonic Band (13+ Years) and just retired from the Atlanta Sacred Chorale (after 18+ Years))
  • A composer of music and conductor for other music groups
  • Very active in his church and other charitable organizations.