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Yeo & Yeo Honors Christine Porras

Tuesday, January 5, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
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For Immediate Release


From: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants


Contact: Kimberlee Kelley

Director of Marketing


            Headquarters / Marketing Department

            3023 Davenport Ave. | Saginaw, MI 48602


DATE:              January 5, 2016

Saginaw, MI: Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants is pleased to announce that Christine Porras, CPP, was recently honored with the most prestigious award bestowed by the firm, the Spirit of Yeo award. The Spirit of Yeo award recognizes an individual within the firm who exemplifies the attributes of the firm’s mission and core values.

Porras is the firm’s Payroll Manager. She has 17 years of experience in all aspects of payroll processing. Her areas of expertise include payroll checks, direct deposit, garnishments, vender checks and payment of state, city and federal taxes. Porras leads the firm’s Payroll Services Group and assists all Yeo & Yeo offices with providing payroll services to over 100 clients throughout Michigan.

“Christine is the type of person that just makes you happy! Whether it’s giving you a little gift to show she cares or by asking you how you are doing, she is truly a positive light within our firm,” says one of her nominators. Another stated, “Christine is always willing to help with client questions and goes above and beyond to provide exceptional client service.”

Porras is based in the firm’s Saginaw office. She holds the Fundamental Payroll Certification from the American Payroll Association and is a Certified Payroll Professional. She is a founder and president of the Great Lakes Bay Chapter of the American Payroll Association. Porras is a trustee and past treasurer of the Saginaw County Veterans Memorial Plaza.

In the award’s second year, 33 nominations were submitted by Yeo & Yeo employees. The firm’s Career Advocacy Team reviewed the submissions, and many individuals were nominated more than once.

“As a member of the Career Advocacy Team, I can honestly say that my favorite day of the year was the day I spent reading the nominations. It was amazing to read about all of the outstanding efforts that these individuals in our firm have made,” said Thomas Hollerback, CEO, as he presented the award at the firm’s holiday celebration at Horizons Conference Center in Saginaw.

About Yeo & Yeo

Yeo & Yeo is a leading accounting, audit, tax and business consulting firm throughout Michigan with a proven reputation for personal service, commitment to clients and community support. Growing since 1923, Yeo & Yeo ranks among the Top 200 accounting firms in the U.S. with over 200 employees and offices in Saginaw (headquarters), Alma, Ann Arbor, Flint, Greater Detroit, Kalamazoo, Lansing. Midland and Southgate. Other Yeo & Yeo affiliates include Affiliated Medical Billing, Yeo & Yeo Computer Consulting and Yeo & Yeo Financial Services. Yeo & Yeo is a founding member of LEA Global, the second largest international professional association. Learn more at

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