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Dave Gribben - Owner

Dave Gribben

Dave Gribben is a suburban Chicago native who graduated from Northwestern University and earned an EMBA from Case Western Reserve University, receiving a Distinction in Academic Excellence. Dave has more than 20 years of experience in a broad range of positions, from finance, mergers & acquisitions and operations to sales and marketing. Over the years, he’s worked with small business startups, long-time family businesses and large, multinational corporations.

In addition, Dave has served in an adjunct faculty role at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, and he has taught multiple classes in Entrepreneurship and Business Management.

Dave joined the PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES® family in 2011. The reason for his move to PADGETT was clear: It offered him access to some of the best tax minds in America while providing systems and people with outstanding service and support, allowing him to help his clients succeed.

Dave is passionate about using his background and experience to help his small business owners create stronger, more profitable businesses. He understands the importance of building meaningful and productive relationships, and he knows that his role involves more than just providing clients with information.

Why Choose PADGETT?

  • Monthly Consultations
  • Tax preparation
  • Government Compliance
  • Payroll Preparation
  • Financial Statements
Are tax issues getting the best of your small business? At Padgett Business Services®, our tax consultants handle all of your taxes for you – from income tax to sales tax to payroll tax. We allow you to focus on your small business goals while we account for your finances.

Padgett Business Services® doesn’t take an approach that merely requires an annual visit for tax preparation. We’re in it with you for the long term, and that demands an intimate relationship – one in which we know your business as well as you do.

We account for the details of your day-to-day operation – through tax preparation, government compliance, payroll preparation, financial statements and more. But for meeting your long-term goals, our strategic consulting services includes offering tax advice, conserving finances, completing critical work on time and budget, and beyond. We also have deep experience serving startups, computer consultants, nail salons and more.