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  • Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute Hosting Workshop on Financial Empowerment

    This article was originally published on nooga.com.Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute will host a three-part series called Women Know Finance: Financial Empowerment 101 April 20, April 27 and May 11.The workshops will take place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at The Patten Group, located at 832 Georgia Ave.Financial Empowerment 101 is a new program offering recently added to CWLI's Women Know Finance series because of demand for financial planning education relevant to millennial leaders, as ...  Read More...

  • Hall Joins Decosimo Corporate Finance, LLC

    This article was originally published on Chattanoogan.com.Decosimo Corporate Finance, LLC (DCF) announces that Christopher P. Hall has joined the firm.Mr. Hall joins with a background in investment strategies and investment banking, having previously been in equity research and portfolio management at SunTrust’s asset management arm, Trusco Capital Management.   Read More...

  • Law Change Affects How Small Businesses Verify New Hire Information

    This article was originally published on Nooga.com.Beginning Jan. 1, Tennessee employers with 50 or more employees will be required to use the federal E-Verify system to electronically verify information about new hires. "The federal government instituted the E-Verify program several years ago," said Rhonda Champion, certified public accountant and chief executive officer of Chattanooga's Paypro HCS. "The purpose of the program was to confirm that individuals that were being hired by compan...  Read More...

  • New York Entity buys Nashville-based tile company

    This article was originally published in the Nashville Post. Decosimo Corporate Finance has announced it advised in New York-based Stone Source’s acquisition of Mission Stone and Tile of Nashville for an undisclosed sum.With the purchase, Mission Stone Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mary Elizabeth Oropeza has joined Stone Source’s Nashville office as director of residential design and procurement, according to a release.Oropeza launched Mission Stone and Tile, which she describe...  Read More...

  • Decosimo Adds House Majority Leader as Director

    This article was originally published on NashvillePost.com Gerald McCormick, a principal in the commercial real estate firm of Stone Fort Properties and the majority leader in the Tennessee State House, is now a director with investment banking firm of Decosimo Corporate Finance.In addition to overseeing Chattanooga-based Stone Fort, McCormick will assist Decosimo in sourcing and executing sell-side advisory engagements and debt and equity raises, according to a rel...  Read More...

  • In Chattanooga, Paypro Helps Employers Maneuver Changing Health Insurance

    This article was originally published on TimesFreePress.com.Debo's Diners Inc. the local Steak N Shake franchisee offered health insurance for all of its full-time restaurant employees long before the Affordable Care Act mandated such benefits.But company president Matt Richman still discovered recently the business faced a new challenge from the requirements of so-called Obamacare. Under the law, employers with more than 50 full-time employees must file forms 1094-C and 1095-C by January for ca...  Read More...

  • After $15 Billion in Deals over Two Decades, DCF Begins Affiliations with CPA Firms Across the Country

    This article was originally published on TimesFreePress.com.In 2001, Tom Decosimo got a call from the owners in the Gulftel Communications Co. Co., in Foley, Ala., whose owners were excited about a $150 million offer from a private equity group wanting to buy the telephone company.After one financial advisor confirmed the value of the offer, one of the owners suggested that they get a second opinion and the business hired Decosimo and his partner, Paul Cheney, to assess the business and offer a ...  Read More...