Redbank Advisors Releases Annual Client Satisfaction Ratings

Columbus, Ohio (March 5, 2014) – Central Ohio business growth firm Redbank Advisors announces its 2013 client satisfaction ratings:

Net Promoter Score*: 73%

Overall Client Satisfaction Rating: 8.82 out of 10

Jim Lane, Owner of Redbank Advisors, "We are grateful that the business owners and leaders who have chosen to become our clients continue to ask us go serve as their thought partner year after year.  From the Redbank Advisors family; "Thank you for your business."  We are especially blessed that our clients are willing to recommend us to friends, peers and colleagues in such large numbers.  Here is to a bigger and better 2014!

* From The Ultimate Question by Fred Reichheld


GBQ spins out Redbank Advisors as independent consulting firm

Columbus, Ohio (January 28, 2014) – Columbus accounting firm GBQ Partners LLC is spinning out its Redbank Advisors consulting subsidiary at the end of February as an independent company.
Jim Lane, whom GBQ hired from Ohio State University to head the consulting arm in 2008, will own and lead the two-person company.  Read more ...


Columbus Chamber Adds Lane to its Small Business Council

Columbus, Ohio (March 5, 2012) – The Columbus Chamber has announced the addition of six business owners to its Small Business Council, which consists of 24 small business experts who evaluate and provide counsel regarding issues impacting small business in the Columbus Region. Michael Dalby, president and CEO, Columbus Chamber [said] “The presence of the Small Business Council proves that small business has a big voice within the Columbus Region, and the addition of new members showcases the importance of bringing a fresh perspective to small business issues.”  ... Read more at the Chamber


Small Business Emerging Excellence Award

Columbus, Ohio (November 16, 2011) – The Columbus Chamber and its Small Business Council honored top small business leaders in the Columbus Region at the 27th annual Small Business Forum and Leader Awards. 

The Columbus Chamber recognizes Redbank Advisors and Jim Lane for emerging excellence.
The Small Business Leader Awards celebrate an elite group of business owners and entrepreneurs from some of the most successful businesses in Central Ohio. The Small Business Leader Award finalists and recipients represent some of our very best, and the Chamber is pleased to recognize this group of innovative, dedicated and passionate leaders from our business community.  Read more ... at the Chamber ... and at Business First


GBQ brings OSU consulting whiz on board to head up new division

Columbus, Ohio (December 2007)  At first, Wade Kozich admired and wanted to work with the student-run strategic consulting business at Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business.

Instead, he hired its director to replicate the practice at GBQ Partners LLC, a Columbus accounting firm he heads.  Read more ...