From client to team member, the journey of Doug

In 2006 I was elected the volunteer Treasurer of New Castle Presbytery, which is a faith-based collection of 55 churches throughout Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland. It’s a fairly complicated financial system with money flowing in from churches and individuals and then out to specific causes or entities. In additon, we managed a trust that dispersed over $700,000- each year in grants to the community.

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The team that trains together stay together

When you hire Breakwater Accounting + Advisory to handle your company’s accounting you are guaranteed to get a Quickbooks Certified ProAdvisor. As part of our team’s mandatory training we learn all the ins and outs of Quickbooks so that we can serve our clients with accuracy and knowledge. Knowing all that our accounting software has to offer helps us reduce the time spent and cut costs for our clients as well as provide detailed reporting and recommendations on how to best grow their business and manage their time and money.

Interns save lives!

We have had Sally and Margeaux assisting #teambreakwater all summer. They have cured going on vacation anxieties by learning the ins and outs of our wide variety of clients, helped with errands that seemed more demanding in the summer crunch, and brought a lot of personal touches and new ideas to the office. We will miss them dearly when they head back to school and are happy they gained experience and knowledge while saving lives!

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From Dallas to Houston to Mumbai to Breakwater!

#teambreakwater brought this lady on board in January 2018. When she’s not on the tennis court, gardening or spending time with her husband and daughter Jaspreet Grewal is bringing over 10 years of experience to our clients!

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Insider Chat with Our President

Lee Leonard Podolsky is the Founder and Owner of Breakwater Accounting + Advisory Corp, launched in December 2014. In 3 years she has grown her small initial client base to over 100 clients and her staff to 20+ employees. As many of our clients are aware, with great success come great challenges, and managing them like a champ has become second nature to Lee. Here’s her take on entrepreneurship, starting a company, and why outsourced accounting is such a necessary service for small to medium size companies and non-profits.

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Breakwater President Recognized as Delaware Today Women In Business Leader

It has been one exciting first year for breakwater — capped off with a special honoring and recognition of our president + founder Lee Podolsky!

On Thursday, December 10, the breakwater team celebrated Lee as an emerging leader during the Delaware Today 2015 Women in Business luncheon. Congratulations, Lee! ‪#‎DTWIB‬