Five minutes with… Kevin Turner, TurnerWarran
CityX took five minutes out of the busy schedule to speak to Kevin Turner, Managing Partner at TurnerWarran, to find out more about his business, how 2019 has been and his plans for 2020:
Tell us about the business, what is it you do?
“TurnerWarran are a firm of Accountants in Brigg offering a personal service to SME’s in Lincolnshire.”
When was the business formed and how has that changed over the years?
“The business was formed by Kevin Turner in 1994 and has grown to be a significant practice within the town.”
How has your industry changed over time?
“Even though we have always tried to be at the front of technological change, the way we produced accounts in 1994 onto word from working papers to how we produce accounts now from cloud accounting software etc is unrecognisable.”
What are your future plans for the business?
“Future plans are to maintain and grow the business by employed good trained staff and becoming as technologically advanced as we can.”
What do you think the future holds for your industry?
“Advancements in technology are making it easier for Client’s to understand their Financial information and therefore plan for the future.”
Tell us a bit about how the business has done in 2019?
“In 2019 all accounts staff became certified In Sage, QuickBooks and Xero the leading cloud accounting providers which enables us to provide better service to our clients.”
What are your proudest moments within the business in 2019?
“My proudest moment of 2019 was achieving 25 years in business.”
What can customers expect from the business in 2020?
“In 2020 customers can expect the high standard of quality and service to continue.”
What are your goals for 2020?
“My goals for 2020 are to encourage staff to become more involved in the growth of the business.”
How do you plan to achieve the goals you have set out?
“Give them incentives to earn from future growth of the business.”