Paula brings more than 22 years of financial, payroll and tax filing experience to her clients. A self-starter, she is a hardworking and dedicated professional with a passion for success. She keeps current with competitors’ strategies, products, and pricing to be able to offer her clients the products and services to best meet their needs. Paula works to develop relationships with her clients’ financial partners, providing excellent customer service to the client; she truly cares about them and their business success.
Prior to joining Ahola, Paula worked at Bank One for 20 years. As a business development officer, she successfully developed a territory to 1,000 companies in Cleveland’s five-county marketplace and was ranked third in the country as top sales representative. She also served in various management positions with staff of up to 30 employees.
Paula’s professional memberships include: Beachwood Chamber of Commerce, Solon Chamber of Commerce, COSE, Chagrin Falls Chamber of Commerce and My Women’s Business Networking Group.
She is a graduate of the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University.