South Sound Business People

Brantley Janson Yost & Ellison, in Federal Way, has announced the addition of new shareholders.


Betty Hennion,

certified public accountant, has been with the firm for several years. Her position as shareholder will be part of the growth of the company. Previously she was the tax department manager.


Michael Gintz

also has become a shareholder and has been with firm for several years. He will continue to function as the audit department manager.


John Pogue

has been with the company since 1998. He will continue as the tax department manager as well as being a new stockholder.

Dan Eberle, disability support services coordinator and career adviser at Bates Technical College, has received the Govenor’s Trophy in memory of Carolyn Blair Brown. The award is given to a person with a disability that has significantly empowered people with disabilities in the state. The recognition is decided by the Governor’s Committee on Disability Issues and Employment and the Washington State Business Leadership Network.

Compiled by Mary Anderson, staff writer

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