Financial services with a personal touch.
We are very selective in our hiring process and have put together a team sharing different talents commensurate with each level of responsibility, so your work can be accomplished in the most cost-effective manner possible.
Ann Black Eidswick Founder and CEO
Brenda Manley Chief
Anna Ward Senior Accountant
Susan Green Senior Tax Accountant
With a genius for networking and an acute sense for numbers, Ann Black Eidswick has redefined the role of the tax preparation and business accounting firm. For more than 30 years, she’s advised businesses, political committees, and individuals. Ann gets deeply involved with her clients, whether the job is winning a political campaign, thriving in business, connecting with important allies, or meeting financial goals. Ann has the unique ability to identify issues, assemble the required talent, and provide inspiration to see the job to completion. Ann is a dedicated activist and involved with many profit and nonprofit organizations in the community, including the McKinley Foundation, where she served as a trustee on the Executive Board, as well as Oakland University Foundation, Cleary College, InterFirst Federal Savings Bank, Eastern Michigan University Foundation, Michigan Kidney Foundation, Variety Children's Charity, and dozens more. She holds a BBA in Accounting from Eastern Michigan University.
Ann can be contacted at (734) 994-1288 ext 206
Brenda, a Certified Public Accountant, is the Chief Operating Officer with Renaissance Financial Group. She earned her Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Madonna University in 1991. Brenda began her career at Arthur Andersen, LLP and specialized in tax accounting, planning and compliance for businesses and individuals. Subsequently, she left Andersen to join the Manufacturing Tax Practice at Plante & Moran, LLP. Her focus was to utilize the practical experience and planning skills earned at Andersen and apply them specifically to business accounting for middle market manufacturers. In addition, Brenda organized a State Tax Group at a firm wide level. Her big firm experience has included substantial staff training on a variety of technical tax issues.
After obtaining a high level of tax expertise as well as hands on experience, Brenda sought out extraordinary business opportunities such as international acquisitions, not-for-profit organizations and a multitude of projects in the legal arena. Now, with a deep and well rounded set of business and technical skills as well as a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Brenda is well equipped to represent Renaissance at the high professional standards to which its clients have become accustom to. Her main goal is to exceed each and every client’s expectation.
Brenda is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants. In years past, Brenda has served on the Legislative and Administrative Review Subcommittee for the MACPA and as a Board Member for the Ann Arbor Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Brenda can be contacted at (734) 994-1288 ext 201
Anna has been involved in the world of complex business accounting since 1990. She is a graduate of the prestigious Financial Economic University in Moscow, and worked for Russia's largest company, Gazprom, for over 10 years. Anna is a specialist in financial analysis, budgeting, and Controllership, having served as Controller to one of Gazprom's largest divisions. Anna knows how to turn huge volumes of raw data into real information that’s useful in making real-life decisions.
Anna can be contacted at (734) 994-1288 ext 205
Susan brings 23 years of public accounting experience to our firm. As a manager with Wright Griffin Davis & Co., PLLC she provided extensive consulting, accounting, and tax services for privately held businesses, individuals, and not-for-profit organizations. She had prior diversified experience as a manager in the International Department of a Southfield based CPA firm.
She has a Bachelors Degree in Accountancy from Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration. Select past professional affiliations include serving on the MACPA International Practice Committee, Treasurer of Domestic Violence Project, Inc/Safe House Center, member of the German-American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, member of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, member of Ann Arbor North Rotary Club, and graduate of the Leadership Ann Arbor Program.
Susan can be reached at 734.994.1288 ext 207