In 2007 Lisa started her own business, Texas Bookkeepers, and within three years her company was
announced as Number 2 out of the "100 Fastest Growing Businesses" in Houston, in 2011 and 2012,
Texas Bookkeepers was the Houston winner of the "Bookkeeping Systems and Services Category" from
the U.S. Commerce Association. Additionally in 2012 the Houston Business Journal ranked her company
as number 12 of the "25 Fastest Growing Women Owned Businesses." In 2014 she was a finalist for the
Texas Women's Hall of Fame.
Lisa is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and a member of BABC (British-American Business Council),
American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, Lifestyles Unlimited, the Houston Apartment
Association, The West Houston Chamber of Commerce, The Common Sense Networking Group,
Bazemore Business Group, Memorial BNI, the APL, The Marine Technology Society and The
Hydrographic Society of America, Houston Chapter. She is currently a member of The Scottish
American Business Alliance, which is working with the British American Business Council and located
in Scotland. Lisa has been asked to determine if there is a need for a Scottish Chamber of Commerce in
Today, Lisa is the Marketing and Business Development Director at Alonzo, Bacarisse, Irvine and Palmer
(ABIP), a Houston-based accounting firm with offices in Houston and San Antonio. As she did with
Texas Bookkeepers, Lisa has brought recognition to the company by winning several prestigious awards,
including INC's 500/5000, the Houston Business Journal's "Top 20 CPA Firms", "Top 100 Fastest
Growing Companies" (twice), and "Best Places to Work", as well as the West Houston Chamber of
Commerce 2014 Star Award.
Lisa M. Morton
Business Development Director
Gus Bourgeois III
Gus Bourgeois is a shareholder in BoyarMiller, a law firm in Houston, Texas. Gus has been practicing law for more than twenty years, including five years as senior counsel for a publicly traded corporation with international operations. His practice involves a wide variety of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, asset sales, service contracts, international transactions, and employment law. His clients are primarily in the oil & gas, technology, manufacturing and distribution industries, and range in size from small, start-up businesses to large, established enterprises with international operations. Gus takes a "hands-on" approach to practicing law, investing substantial time in getting to know his clients and their businesses on a personal level, to better serve as a long-term advocate for them.
Gus Bourgeois III
Paychex is among the highest regarded companies in the nation, ranked on the Fortune 1000 and S&P 500. Since being founded over 40 years ago, Paychex has consistently been an industry leader in payroll processing, retirement services, insurance, and a fully outsourced human resource solution. In 2013, Paychex was named to the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune magazine, ranked as the 23th best training organization in the world by Training magazine, and one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. More importantly, over a half million small and medium-sized American businesses place their trust in us every week.
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