Learn About Your Local PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES® Team
Tom And Amy Friedel - Owners
Tom and Amy have owned PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES® in Maumee, OH, since 2008. They chose PADGETT because the company's core values aligned so closely with their own. Tom and Amy have always led their teams through a strong relationship-based approach, which matched PADGETT's mantra of developing strong relationships with its clients.
Tom is a graduate of the University of Akron and a CPA in the State of Ohio. He prides himself on his unwavering dedication to his family, individual values and ethical standards. Tom brings to his clients years of extensive experience with Fortune 500 companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, retail and distribution. Over the years, he has helped lead product lines and business segments to record sales and earnings growth through innovative and creative thinking, leadership and financial analytics. Since the acquisition of PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES® in Maumee, OH, Tom has identified significant cost-savings opportunities for his clients that have enabled them to be more competitive in their marketplace. He has used his individual tax knowledge and leveraged PADGETT's extensive support network to define strategies for several clients and recover tens of thousands of tax dollars.
Amy holds a B.B.A in Accounting with a Management minor from The University of Toledo. She brings over 12 years of experience in accounting to PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES®. As a designated Enrolled Agent, Amy is highly skilled in tax preparation and accounting services. She has partnered with Tom Friedel to create an environment of constant growth and improvement. Amy enjoys playing piano and is teaching herself how to play the guitar. She also has a second-degree black belt in Judo, with just as much experience in the sport as she has in accounting, finance and tax preparation.
Awards And Recognition
Tom and Amy are members of PADGETT's Leadership Team. They have also been repeatedly named to the PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES® All-Star Team, and received the Hewitt Award for highest overall growth in the company.
Community Engagement Activities
Our local office has partnered with the Easter Seals to perform clothing drives, with the Anthony Wayne School System to sponsor basketball and baseball teams, and with the Little Flower Catholic Church to help with payroll.