Business news — Dec. 4, 2019

  • Wednesday, December 4, 2019 1:30am
  • Business

Lodge & Cottages set open house

Staff at the Lodge & Cottages at Sherwood Village invite the community to a Holiday Open House, set for 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at 660 Evergreen Farm Way.

The event includes a viewing of the “Festival of Trees Museum,” live music from Celtic harpist David Michael, desserts, a prize drawing and tours.

The facility will also have a place for toy and food donations to be distributed locally.

Call 360-681-3100 for more information.

Carlsborg firm staffer gets CPA license

Gregory Voyles, a staff accountant at George R Braly CPA of Carlsborg, was recently licensed as a Washington State Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Voyles grew up in Sequim and graduated from Sequim High School. He has a bachelor of arts degree in environmental education, and a bachelor of science degree in accounting. He has worked for the National Park Service (Yosemite, Olympic and Haleakala) as a park ranger, for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as a program analyst/government accounting, and he most recently owned and operated an insurance agency in Port Angeles, originally a family business.

Employers say Voyles passed all four sections of the CPA exam on his first attempt and is currently waiting for paperwork to be processed on his Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) credential (he has already passed the exam and met other licensing requirements).

Voyles plans to focus on tax matters, and fraud/forensic accounting/data analytics.

See www.bralycpa.com or call 360-683-9033 for more about the firm.

Ferrellgas to ‘Share The Warmth’

Ferrellgas is collecting new or gently used winter clothing for children and adults, including coats, hats, scarfs and gloves through Jan. 10.

Donations can be given to your Ferrellgas driver or dropped off at the office at 646 S. Third Ave,; the office is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. Anyone can participate.

If donating used items, make sure they are clean and in good condition.

All donations are given to local charities in Clallam and Jefferson counties including the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula and the warming centers in Sequim and Port Townsend.

For more information, call Christine Paulsen at 360-683-9029.

Or, see www.ferrellgas.com/share-the-warmth.

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