Founded in 1991 by Steven Ellard, Steven M. Ellard CPA has served Brewster and the surrounding Cape Cod communities for more than 30 years. Living and working in the community we serve, we are committed to using our expertise to help its citizens to thrive. In fact, Steven has served on Brewster’s finance committee for 10 years, and has participated in committees to build the elementary school and playground, as well as to elect a director for the Chamber of Commerce. Steven has also coached and sponsored several local youth sports teams.
We believe in the power of community and in building relationships with our friends and neighbors that stand the test of time. Whether you are a small business or an individual, we understand your unique needs. We are dedicated to your success, and work with you year-round to implement strategies that will help you reach your full financial potential.
Small business owners in many communities offer downtown trick or treat events. Take advantage of this opportunity to build your business reputation. Involvement in local events goes a long way with both existing and prospective customers—indicating a vested interest in your community. Find creative ways to make your business stand out this trick-or-treat season. We hope the following suggestions will spark fun promotional ideas:
October marks Women’s Small Business Month, and we are happy and proud to recognize women in business both locally and around the world. Successful business women of the past and present continue to forge new paths for female entrepreneurs. We celebrate all those who are breaking the glass ceiling and serving as role models and mentors to women everywhere.
For many business owners, September tends to bring a bit of a slowdown. The chaos of getting kids prepared for going back to school has passed, and a focus on saving money tends to kick in as people prepare for the coming holiday spend. Combined, this can often translate into a lull for business owners.