Creating Magic, One Moment at a Time
Centric Consulting – Business & Technology Solutions
For Centric Consulting, a commitment to clients means more than doing good work. It means doing the unexpected.
The company’s core purpose, according to Centric President Larry English, is to create unmatched experiences, “moments of magic,” that take service a step beyond.
“The best moments of magic we’ve had with clients have not been planned,” said English. “Whether it’s leveraging our network to find our client a qualified employee free of charge, providing needed scope to a project without increasing cost, or assisting a client with deliverables to help hit a deadline, it’s about doing the right thing when the situation presents itself.” …Read More
Entrepreneurial Spirit Leads to Recession-Busting Growth
When life handed Christopher Hildebrant lemons, he made lemonade. When the recession hit the real estate industry, he was forced to decide between taking a pay cut or cutting loose. Not one to take the easy road, Hildebrant, with the support of his wife, Susana, started his own business. Five years later, Morelia Group is the parent company of 22 subsidiaries, with more than 300 employees and nearly $20 million in yearly revenue.
Morelia Group’s initial focus was the development of commercial and residential real estate, and that remains a large part of its business. “We facilitate entire projects, from conception to completion,” Hildebrant says. “That includes everything from site selection and design to financing and zoning, and from financial advising to property acquisition and construction.” …Read More
Uphill Battles a True Test of Firm’s Strength
Having a good litigator at one’s side is a cost of doing business that few people consider until it is too late. But when legal action looms, what if the opposing party isn’t acting in good faith? What if new roadblocks appear at every turn? Such challenges call for great litigators—those who are most clearly in their element when the pressure is on and there is a lot to lose.
Year after year, the business and commercial litigators of James E. Arnold & Associates, LPA are recognized by both clients and peers as leaders in their profession. The firm is particularly adept at litigating highly charged, high-stakes cases; its record of success in these matters reveals much about its lawyers’ fortitude and capabilities. …Read More
Flexible, Smart and Secure Solutions for Enterprise and Mid-Sized Businesses
When a company reaches critical mass, its capabilities expand exponentially, the industry takes notice and client satisfaction soars. Such is the experience of CBTS, a Cincinnati-based technology and infrastructure solutions provider, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell.
“Our competitive differentiator is a comprehensive product portfolio of end-to-end IT and communications solutions,” says Christi Cornette, Cincinnati Bell’s Senior Vice President, Corporate Marketing. “Our offerings allow businesses and organizations to improve operational efficiency, mitigate risk, enable innovation and reduce expense.” …Read More
Serving Financial Planning Needs for Business, Public Employees
Imagine the AXA Group, a strong global company, then narrow your vision to its AXA Advisors/Ohio Valley Marketing Center, then refine your focus further to Christopher Dolle, CLU® and his 140 or so financial professionals.
This is where the action unfolds. Dolle’s team provides advice and education that helps people to build a solid financial foundation for their later years. The company is one of the Midwest’s largest financial advisory firms, with strong abilities to address a wide range of customer needs. To cite one example, the company’s Retirement Benefits Group is exceptionally accomplished in serving clients who have employer-based 403(b) accounts through schools — including the Ohio university system — and municipalities. …Read More
Outsourcing HR Creates Employee Loyalty and Improves Productivity
For 2 to 3 million people who work at small to mid-size firms, their employer is their hero. They enjoy excellent healthcare benefits that rival those usually found only at much larger companies. Their employer offers an attractive retirement plan similar to plans at Fortune 500 corporations. Paychecks are accurate, with deductions taken properly, and benefits claims are hassle-free.
Their employer’s secret to creating such loyalty from a stable workforce? They offload non-income-producing HR administrative duties to a Professional Employer Organization (PEO). …Read More
Wealthy Investors Need Uncommon Solutions
Polcar Brahler Heil Belden Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors
Six years ago, a team of financial advisors assembled in Cleveland to create a singular practice providing investment planning for individuals and businesses. Today, Polcar Brahler Heil Belden Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors includes seven brokers with more than 100 years of collective experience backed by the industry-leading resources of Wells Fargo Advisors. …Read More
Life Strategies That Transcend Wealth
An executive wants to exercise a significant amount of incentive stock options, minimize taxes, and design an estate plan to ensure financial security for his adult children. He turns to Ohio-based Harvest Financial Advisors for guidance.
A medical group wants to establish a flexible and affordable retirement plan to attract and retain quality employees. Harvest Financial has the answer.
A family wants to protect its wealth and preserve it for the next generation. Harvest builds a conservative, low-volatility strategy. …Read More
Sophisticated Retirement Preparation
Planning for retirement has never been more challenging, especially for affluent individuals whose wealth is often a popular target of politicians demanding higher taxes on “the rich.” Financial decisions—even seemingly minor ones—can have long-term, irreversible consequences.
Ohio-based Cox & Cook Wealth Advisors is proud of its service to high-net-worth clients throughout the United States who expect a high level of attention and accept no excuses. As client advocates, the firm’s professionals take time to research every investment, financial plan and new product, and then make sure the client thoroughly understands and approves the recommended strategy. …Read More
Planning for Life
When the owner of a manufacturing company was planning to retire, he offered to sell the business to his longtime employees at a price they could not afford. Instead, the workers decided to start their own company, and turned to Cincinnati-based Rosselot Financial Group for guidance.
“They had no experience on the entrepreneurial side,” says CEO Ron Rosselot, CLU. “We helped them develop a business plan and work through some complex financial issues. They have run a good business and have grown substantially. We have worked with them through it all.” …Read More