What is your business?
Our business is Brigade Bookkeeping. We offer the total solution for small business’ accounting needs. We organize your past so that you can understand the present and prepare for the future.
Where are you from?
Chrissy: Born and raised Miami Native
Jen: She is from Cuba
What is your professional/business history?
Chrissy is a FIU Graduate and has been with Brigade Bookkeeping for almost 4 years and Jen is a FAU graduate and has been with Brigade Bookkeeping for over 2 years.
How did you get into the business?
We both love numbers and have always taken an interest in accounting from the start of our school careers. Chrissy previously worked at a bank and Jen was hired while she was a student in college.
What makes your business successful/unique?
Brigade Bookkeeping’s culture is what makes us unique! We take pride in our office’s energy and how much fun we have as an office. We plan monthly team building activities and annual trips. Earlier this year, we took amazing trips to the Bahamas and Key Largo! We also take pride in the relationships we build with our clients. We exhibit a family like atmosphere amongst our team-members and our clients.
Aside from running the business, what are some of your personal interests?
Chrissy is passionate about animals – she loves taking her dog, Luna to the dog park and occasionally protests to help support animal rights. Jen loves spending time with her family, and staying zen with yoga.
Jen and Chrissy have also volunteered themselves as the “Decorating Committee” of Brigade Bookkeeping and love to decorate the office every Halloween and Christmas.