From welcoming new team members to serving breakfast together at the SECU Family House, we had a great summer at Blackman & Sloop!

Welcome to our newest team additions!

  • Adrienne Shoaf, Audit Associate, 8/1/18
  • Jude Bewlay, Administrative Associate, 9/19/18
  • John Duty, Tax Associate, 8/1/18







Congratulations to Ben Johnson on his promotion to Senior Manager!

Team Building and Escape Room Fun for the Whole Firm!

On August 1st, Amanda Garner from The Growth Partnership hosted a training session on Situational Leadership.  Afterwards, the firm had an Escape Room team-building activity.

College Recruiting Season!

The team at Blackman & Sloop visited several college campuses during a very busy recruiting season. We attended events at UNC-Greensboro, NC State, Appalachian State University, and East Carolina University. We met many amazing students and look forward to adding a few to our 2019 staff.

Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina’s 8th Annual Accountants Classic Bowl-a-thon

Neely McLaughlin, Tyler Chambers, Rob Lewis, Scott Hartman, and Patrick Haney represented Blackman & Sloop at the Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina’s 8th Annual Accountants Classic Bowlathon. We won the best team name award for “Between the Spreadsheets”!

SECU Family House Breakfast

Several Blackman & Sloop team members prepared and served breakfast at the SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals. The Family House is a home for patients and their loved ones who travel great distances to UNC Hospitals for life-saving procedures and serious illnesses.

Blackman & Sloop 2018 Rock Star Award

Congratulations to Katie Ledford on being selected as this year’s Blackman & Sloop Rockstar Award! This award is given out to a team member that goes above and beyond every day.

45 Years of Service!!

Blackman & Sloop is celebrating 45 years of service to the Triangle Area. Thank you to everyone who makes what we do possible!

Happy Birthday!

  • Alesia Husband (August 2nd)
  • Susan Puryear (August 17th)
  • Deetra Watson (September 8th)

Happy Anniversary!

  • Katie Ledford (8/1 – 1 year)
  • Tyler Chambers (8/1 – 2 years)
  • Deetra Watson (8/1 – 13 years)
  • Paige Otos (8/3 – 3 years)
  • Rob Lewis (8/17 – 20 years)
  • Alison Merkabah (8/17 – 2 years)
  • Elisa Gover (8/26 – 3 years)
  • Ben Johnson (8/27 – 6 years)
  • Joe Beaudin (8/29 – 4 years)