Barbara Ecklond, CPA and principal of SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. was recently appointed to the Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin (BBB) Board of Directors. The BBB sought a member with a strong financial background. Being in the accounting field for over 25 years, Ecklond had the necessary financial qualifications and experience to complement existing board members.
“Being appointed to the Board of Directors for The Better Business Bureau is truly an honor,” stated Ecklond. “I am fortunate to participate in an organization which has such a high level leadership role within our marketplace. In my own business practice I hold integrity and performance in the highest regard. These are the two primary values of the BBB. I am proud that SVA is a BBB accredited business and has agreed to its eight Standards of Trust,” stated Ecklond.
About Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin (BBB)
The first BBB was founded in 1912. Today, 116 BBBs serve communities across the U.S. and Canada, evaluating and monitoring more than 3 million local and national businesses and charities.
BBB’s mission is to be the leader in advancing marketplace trust. They accomplishes this mission by, creating a community of trustworthy businesses, setting standards for marketplace trust, encouraging and supporting best practices, celebrating marketplace role models, and; denouncing substandard marketplace behavior.
BBB ensures that high standards for trust are set and maintained. They exist so consumers and businesses alike have an unbiased source to guide them on matters of trust. The BBB provides educational information and expert advice that is free of charge and easily accessible.