GAINESVILLE, Ga. (July 1, 2017) – Perry Barnett, a partner at Rushton, has been named Chairman of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce.
Barnett, who has a long history of chamber service, was nominated and elected to the chairmanship by Chamber board members.
“I look forward to serving in a leadership position with the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce board,” Barnett said. “I am proud to be associated with an organization that contributes so much to my hometown community.”
Barnett has been involved with the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce for a number of years. He chaired the Workforce Development Task Force that worked closely with area employers, educators and leaders to create new programs and market existing programs to help workforce development. He also has served on the Finance & Audit Committee and the Citizens for Better Education 2015 Committee.
Founded in 1981, the Rushton firm provides businesses throughout North Georgia with a wide variety of accounting services including auditing, tax planning and return preparation, management consulting, payroll services and business valuation. Rushton is one of the area's largest business accounting firms with over 35 staff professionals. In addition to general business operations, Rushton offers financial expertise in a number of specific industry fields such as construction, agribusiness, government, healthcare, not-for-profit organizations, professional services, manufacturing and distribution. For more information, call 770-287-7800 or visit www.rushtonandcompany.com.
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