Meet Monica Zumo
Occupation: Managing Partner
Organization: Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP
BRAC Involvement: FuturePAC Board Member, BRAC 2020 Strategic Planning Committee Member
What does your organization do?
Hannis T. Bourgeois (HTB) provides valuable experience and insight to help our clients advance their business goals. We work with high net worth individuals, privately held companies, and SEC–registered companies providing accounting, tax, audit, and consulting services. Our professionals are trustworthy, solutions-driven business advisors providing guidance to clients on important financial and operational matters.
What are some advantages of being located/doing business in the Capital Region?
Being located in Louisiana’s capital city for nearly 100 years has afforded us the opportunity to stay informed and engaged with many of the great things happening in our state. Our region continues to grow, bringing new potential clients and candidates to join the HTB team.
Why did you decide to invest in BRAC?
Our region is full of great people doing great things and we wanted to contribute to the advancement of our community. BRAC is driving change in our region and we want to be part of that change.
What would you say to companies contemplating joining BRAC?
BRAC is making a positive impact on all aspects of our region. It gives organizations and individuals a voice. BRAC is a strong organization with great values and diverse members from nine parishes. The efforts of BRAC are creating a positive business environment now and for our future.
What do you anticipate for your company in the next five years? For the Capital Region?
HTB is proud to have our roots firmly planted in the Capital Region. We got our start in Baton Rouge in 1924 and will continue to grow, compete and thrive across the region over the next five years and beyond. BRAC is an investor-driven organization leading economic development in the nine-parish Baton Rouge Area. BRAC’s investor base includes small businesses, midsize firms, large industry and entrepreneurial startups, as well as other individuals and organizations.
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