Blackman & Sloop CPAs, P.A. was named as one of the 2020 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work for. Accounting Today has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees.

This survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the accounting profession, benefiting its economy, workforce, and businesses. The list is made up of 100 firms.

“We are so proud to receive this designation for the fourth consecutive year,” said Andrea Woodell Eason, Managing Partner of Blackman & Sloop. “I believe holding true to our core values for the past 45 years has helped make our firm a place where talented individuals feel appreciated.”

Blackman & Sloop works to build strong relationships with employees, clients, and the community. Team members work every day with five key core values in mind: foster a positive team and family spirit, support growth and opportunities for our team, exceed client expectations, promote firm growth, and pay it forward.

To be considered for participation, firms had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be an accounting firm.
  • Have a facility in the United States;
  • Have a minimum of 15 employees working in the United States;
  • Must be in business a minimum of 1 year

Firms from across the United States entered the two-part survey process to determine Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work for. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top firms and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data, and determined the final ranking.

“The firms on this list represent the best workplaces in the accounting profession,” said Accounting Today Editor-in-Chief Daniel Hood. “They are outstanding places to build a career.”

Since 1973, Blackman & Sloop, CPAs, P.A. has provided a wide range of exceptional tax, accounting, and consulting services to individuals and businesses throughout North Carolina. Led by a team of six partners, the firm strives to cultivate strong relationships with its employees, its clients, and its community. Blackman & Sloop, CPAs, P.A. is an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA. For more information, visit

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