Tom and Michele LaBarge are hard working people with an entreprenurial spirit.  Both have owned and operated a number of businesses spanning over 40 years.  Tom's father, Leon LaBarge, was a role model and was always a source of support, inspiration, help and advice.  The same was true of Michele's father, Lloyd Greer.  Although both of them have passed away.  Their names and memories live on with LeonLloyd.

The many business Tom has founded, owned, and co-owned over the years, and the experiences gained in 15 yeas as a member of the United Steelworkers Union Basic Steel Negotiating Team, have provided Tom with a wealth of knowledge. 

Tom is retired since August of 2010, and was most recently the President of ComMark Inc., which he founded. ComMark was a consulting company for business, specializing in OSHA Safety Compliance, and Estimating of Special Systems such as fire alarm, Voice/Data/Video wiring, and Door Entry Systems. A large majority of work Tom performed was for an electrical contracting company he co-founded in 1987 and retired from in 1998 when ComMark was founded.

Tom's wife, Michele, has experiences as a business owner as well as managing businesses.

Together, they are well versed in every aspect of organizing and operating the business side of business.

Most new business owners are very good at providing their products and services to their clients.  However, when it comes to the details of the business side, a lot of new and/or first time business owners are lost.  This is where we can help.

What type of structure is right for your business.  Sole Proprietor?  "C" Corp.?  "S" Corp.?  LLC?  Is your chosen business name available? 

What about payroll?  Sales tax?  Credit card processing? Accounting software?  Quarterly Payroll Reports?  941 Tax Deposits?  Web Site?  Insurance?  OSHA compliance?  We can help. 

Go to out "Services" page, using the link button at the top of this page, to see a list of some of the services we can provide for you. 

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