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Diane Gilson

Info Plus Accounting, Inc.
Ann Arbor, MI


SERVICES TO ASSIST YOUR COMPANY - WE OFFER: Internet Training Seminars to clients throughout the US (live and on-demand versions) Direct computer-to-computer, one-to-one support Extensive experience and expertise in job-costing and construction accounting. Free Newsletters and Bulletins with valuable QuickBooks Tips and Techniques A variety of QuickBooks-based and Excel-based accounting support products. Friendly, supportive, reliable service. OUR COMPANY:  Diane Gilson created Info Plus(+) Accounting® in 1994 with the intent of providing current and future-oriented financial operating information to small and medium-sized businesses.  Since the firm’s inception, Diane has focused on helping business owners establish job-cost accounting systems and learn how to access critical day-to-day operating data using QuickBooks as their primary management accounting tool.  With the help of Info Plus(+) Accounting® , our clients can use their QuickBooks� accounting software more accurately, efficiently, effectively, and creatively than they ever imagined was possible. OUR COMMITMENT:  Because an accurate, controlled, financial management system can add multiple-thousands to hundreds-of-thousands of dollars annually to our clients' net income, our commitment is to help our clients achieve their business, financial, and personal goals by maximizing the value of the most valuable management tool they own: their QuickBooks� accounting software.  At Info Plus(+) Accounting®, we provide a friendly, supportive environment for clients seeking accounting, reporting, consulting, and training services, and offer various related QuickBooks�, accounting, and administrative support products that we have developed.  CONSTRUCTION ACCOUNTING, TRAINING, & SUPPORT:  Although we work with a number of clients in service, technology, manufacturing, retail, and other industries, approximately 60% of our clients are builders, developers, and remodelers. We focus on additional, enhanced services for the construction industry because QuickBooks� is especially suited to the industry's need for understandable and useful job costing and profitability reports.  We will also help clients liaison with other reputable, reliable, business problem solvers on an as-needed basis. OUR PRESIDENT:  Our president, Diane C.O. Gilson, is a Certified QuickBooks Advanced ProAdvisor, a Certified QuickBooks Enterprise ProAdvisor, a Certified Sleeter QuickBooks Consultant, a registered CPA in the State of Michigan, and earned the Certified Internal Auditor designation during her years in banking. She has been active throughout her career in a variety of professional, industry, and trade organizations and brings more than twenty-six years of in-depth accounting, auditing, taxation, management reporting, and consulting experience to her clients.  Diane is the author of a book: Accounting with QuickBooks� Pro for Home Builders and Remodelers, and is also the developer of the Qlean$tart Employee Cost & Pricing analyzer (Excel-based program) and of AccountingPRO�, a comprehensive, flexible, pre-built QuickBooks� file designed especially for builders, developers, contractors, and remodelers.  Diane’s expertise and industry experience has earned her a variety of speaking engagements for organizations, including the Michigan Association of CPAs, CAP (Contractors’ Assistance Program), the (NARI) Remodel America (National) Show, the Dwyer Group, the Midwest Builders’ Shows, the Custom Builders Symposium, the National Remodelers’ Shows (six annual shows), the International Builders’ Show (annually since 2000) and various other national, regional, and local construction shows and training seminars. WHAT'S NEXT?  Visit our website today to learn more about how we can help you resolve your most challenging QuickBooks needs! Or give us a call (toll-free) at 866-244-2228 (9-5 EST, M-F). We look forward to working with you!

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