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About Us – Meet Appletree

Appletree Staff

Our Staff

All of our staff are specially trained in providing the various aspects of our services with a focus on providing taxes, payroll, and bookkeeping in a single coordinated Business Owners Package

 

 

Everyone has been with Appletree many years helping small business owners just like you to increase profitability, decrease taxes and deal with IRS problems.

 

 

Steve Feinberg CPA – Owner

About

Steve (Ext 70) has been in the Accounting industry for over 30 years. He founded Appletree Business Services in 1988.

Experience

After graduating from Bryant University majoring in both Accounting and Systems Management, Steve worked for Price Waterhouse for 8 years as an auditor and computer consultant before branching off on his own. He thrives on keeping the firm technologically on target and at least one step ahead of his clients.

Hobbies

Many will recognize Steve from his performances at the Majestic Theater in Manchester. If you ask, he’ll even show you a copy of his review in the Nashua Telegraph! You can find him posting on blog.appletreebusiness.com and on Twitter as CPASteve. Recently married, he and Karen Aagesen enjoy each other’s company, travel, and their 3 cats.

Paul Smythe CPA – Accounting Manager

About

Paul

Paul (Ext 71) joined Appletree Business Services in November 2007.

 

Experience

Paul earned degrees in Physics, Computer Science, and Accounting from Princeton University, State University of New York at Stony Brook, and Franklin Pierce College. His employment experience includes technical work in the software industry, business management in the masonry manufacturing industry, and tax work in the public accounting industry.

Hobbies

Paul enjoys sports, outdoor activities, and travel with his wife and kids.

 

Hallie Pentheny EA – Accounting Manager

About

Hallie

Hallie (Ext 78) joined Appletree Business Services in July 2015.

 

Experience

Hallie’s experience as a Controller/Director of Finance for a global distributor doing 100 million of annual sales (plus being a whiz at Quickbooks for a number of small businesses!), makes her a great fit for our team. Hallie and her husband share their Litchfield home with 2 dogs, 2 cats and occasional kids home from college.

Hobbies

She enjoys walking her dogs, cooking, and trying to keep her bonsai and orchids alive.

 

Trish – Business Support Specialist

About

Trish (Ext 72) has worked at Appletree Business Services since 1989.

 

Experience

Trish studied accounting at SNHU (formerly New Hampshire College). Trish has expertise in Accounts Receivable, Payables and Collections along with Bookkeeping. She is also the treasurer for he lake associaion.

Hobbies

Trish enjoys spending time with family and friends. Summers you will find Trish on the lake boating or relaxing on the dock. She enjoys water sports, skiing and snowmobiling. Trish also loves shopping, reading and going to the movies.

 

Pat – Business Support Specialist

About

Pat (Ext 73) has been employed by Appletree since August 1989. She has enjoyed a business relationship with 15 of her 34 clients for at least ten years.

 

Experience

Prior to working with Steve, Pat was busy earning her MBA from the Whittemore School of Business at UNH and an undergraduate BS in Math and a minor in physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Hobbies

In addition to spending time with family and friends, and gardening, Pat enjoys traveling, mainly to warmer climates in the winter months. She is also an avid golfer and volunteers with the state women’s golfing association. She has the best tan of all the staff!

Courtney – Business Support Specialist

 

About

Courtney (Ext 79) started with Appletree in August 2017.

Experience

Prior to working for Appletree Business Services, Courtney helped to start and manage small businesses for over 14 years. She understands the trials and tribulations of running a small business day to day.

Hobbies

Courtney enjoys visiting new places, whether it’s the next town, state, or country. She also loves spending time with friends and family, especially with her son, cooking delicious meals, and being outdoors.

 

Nancy – Office Support Specialist

About

Nancy (Ext 76) started with Appletree in 2005. Along with Tina, Nancy is the other friendly voice you hear when calling Appletree Business Services.

Experience

Nancy has over twenty years of experience in bookkeeping, payroll and office administration.

Hobbies

In her spare time, Nancy enjoys being outdoors, camping and biking with her family. Like most New Englanders, she is an avid Red Sox fan.

Karen – Marketing Manager

About

Karen (Ext 77) joined Appletree in winter 2008  You will find her out there schmoozing and behind the scenes working on our marketing efforts, both online and offline. She and Steve Feinberg were married in May 2014 and share their home with 3 cats!

Experience

An Army veteran, Karen has over 17 years experience in Sales and Marketing, as well as years of administration experience while on Active Duty in the Army and as a civilian at the Portsmouth Shipyard. She majored in Psychology and Business Administration.

Hobbies

Karen is an avid cook, always seeking out unusual ingredients and recipes. She and Steve enjoy travel on the weekends, wine making and dining with friends.

Tina – Payroll Support Specialist

About

When you call Appletree Business Services, you won’t get an automated mailbox, more than likely Tina’s (Ext 75) will be one of the friendly voices on the line! Tina has been with Appletree since January, 2000.

Experience

Tina attended Salem State College majoring in Theatre.

Hobbies

Tina enjoys the theater, both in the audience and as a performer on stage. She enjoys gourmet food and frequent trips to Fenway Park & Disney World.

 

 

To learn more about Appletree, please Contact us today.

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