Merit Advisors, LLC
Rob works with his associates to successfully capture market share and accelerate revenue growth. He is a strategic thinker who adeptly designs and implements sales, marketing, and business action plans to support corporate objectives. He prides himself on being an effective team leader able to focus group and individual efforts toward a common goal.
President and CEO
Vision First Advisors
A recognized leader in economic development, Gray Swoope has served both the public and private sectors for more than three decades most recently as Florida’s Secretary of Commerce. He has held leadership roles for a variety of organizations, as well as managed successful economic development entities. His management style is described as focused and steadfast when it comes to solving problems and winning competitive projects.
As a CPA, Allea negotiates credits and incentives for new and expanding companies nationwide, helping them maximize return on investment. Her tenacity and creativity have built a record of success in property tax abatement, sales tax refunds, cash grants, tax credits and Tax Increment Financing (TIF). Clients of all sizes and industries seek out Ms. Newbold’s almost 20 years of professional expertise. Her specialties include R&D credit studies and fixed asset capitalization studies.