Candace has over 25 years of experience in public accounting, including experience in banking, nonprofit and other business services providing accounting, payroll, human resources and tax services. In 1992, she started Avis Accounting and Income Tax Professionals PLLC, a full service CPA firm in Colorado Springs. Her business specialized in small business accounting, entity setup, payroll, income tax preparation and planning. Candace now works for Pikes Peak Financial Group as a CPA. She has been consulting with the SBDC since 2017.
- Who We Are
- What We Do
WorkshopsA set course of workshops based on a specific area of need: financial, marketing, start-up and management/legal
ProgramsA 9-week business development course for existing and start-up businessesA 9-week strategic planning course for the highway design and construction industryA 6-six week business strengthening program for home- and center-based licensed childcare providersResources to support small businesses through this pandemic as well as survival stories.A multi-faceted program focusing on science and technology ventures as well as cybersecurity and risk management education
EventsSeptember 14-16, 2022Expert speakers, cybersecurity consultants and exhibitorsOctober 12, 2022The state's premier training event for veteran entrepreneursJune 2023Workshops and events designed to educate, celebrate and champion local small businesses
- Small Business Resources