Vivian Dempsey, Wilson Lewis, and Scott Williford, vLink Solutions (ProfitSense with Bill McDermott, Episode 45)
On this episode of ProfitSense, host Bill McDermott welcomed Vivian Dempsey, Partner at Wilson Lewis, and Scott Williford, CEO of vLink Solutions. Vivian talked about Georgia’s personal income tax rebate, the advantages and disadvantages of an S Corp, the IRS tax inflation adjustments for the tax year 2023, and much more. Scott discussed his experience in being an entrepreneur for over 30 years, lessons he has learned from past startups, marketing trends, and much more. Bill closed the show by talking about how to know if your business is scalable.
Wilson Lewis, a Gwinnett-based Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm, provides a variety of tax, accounting, and consulting services to meet the changing needs of both individuals and businesses. There are services designed to help address “once in a lifetime” issues such as estate, succession, and retirement planning, fraud prevention and detection, and even strategic business planning. The combination of these provides the direction and confidence that many seek in their accounting relationships. While the main work is ensuring accurate and timely reports and tax filings, team members are proactive and often bring new ideas to the table when appropriate. Concurrently, there is also an emphasis on consistent communication throughout the year to ensure new opportunities are properly leveraged.
Wilson Lewis is a philanthropic star in Atlanta’s business community and proudly supports Rainbow Village, Arthritis Foundation, Ahimsa House, CHOA Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Happy Feat, and The NSORO Foundation to name just a few. The firm is also very involved with the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce and has been named The Best of Gwinnett Accounting Firms 2016-2022.
If you are looking for a proactive CPA firm focused on client service and capable of growing with your needs, then Wilson Lewis is the firm to consider. With locations in Atlanta, Duluth, Sandy Springs, and availability online, Wilson Lewis is right around the corner. Additional information is available at wilsonlewis.com or by calling 770-476-1004.
Vivian Dempsey, Partner, Wilson Lewis
Vivian Dempsey specializes in federal and state compliance and tax consulting services. Her work spans the full spectrum, including corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, trusts and estates, not-for-profit, and individual planning and returns. Vivian is a graduate of Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting.
She came to Wilson Lewis in 2014 from a firm in Atlanta and was named partner in 2017. Vivian’s professional memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Public Accountants.
Vivian currently resides in Buford, Georgia with her husband, Robert, and their 5 children.
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vLink produced over 1500 videos and live-streamed over 4000 hours in 2022. They are the owners of vlink Events, a complete virtual events platform.
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Scott Williford, CEO, vLink Solutions
Scott is a serial entrepreneur, consultant, and family man. He has played a major role in several successful organizations and helped countless others as an investor, consultant, and executive. Scott has a passion to help businesses and professionals differentiate themselves in their marketplace. He is currently the CEO of vLink Solutions.
vLink is a video marketing agency that helps businesses create cost-effective, high-quality videos, virtual events, and live streams. As CEO and Founder of vLink Solutions, Scott is the visionary leader and spokesperson for the company.
Scott is also the managing partner in Iuvo, LLC, a boutique management consulting practice, specializing in all areas of technology, marketing, business planning, and more. Scott brings a wealth of knowledge from his CEO and COO background that provides clients access to a unique blend of technology, marketing, sales, and operational expertise.