Bob Patterson CPA
CPA in Louisville, Kentucky
Bob Patterson, CPA, currently serves as president of Patterson & Company CPAs, PLLC, the accounting firm he founded in Louisville, Kentucky. His team offers a full range of services including back office support, business analysis, fraud examination, and tax planning and preparation. The Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants recently honored Bob Patterson with the Leader in Industry Award.
Before founding his accounting firm, Bob Patterson led Consumers Choice Coffee, Inc., for over two decades. With specialty coffee and beverage sales in 30 states, the company gained recognition as the leading provider to the food service and hospitality industries in the Ohio Valley and beyond. Consumers Choice Coffee averaged a 13 percent return on equity each year under Patterson's leadership as president and chief executive officer.
In recognition of its considerable success, the company received several honors including being named a Blue Chip Company by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Consumers Choice Coffee was also recognized as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in the Inner City and one of the Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Louisville. The Better Business Bureau named the company a finalist for the Torch Award for Ethics in Business as well. Bob Patterson, CPA, received personal recognition for his leadership when he was awarded the Small Business Person of the Year by the Kentucky Small Business Administration.
Complementing his work as a successful business leader, Patterson holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Liberty University in Virginia and an accounting certificate from the University of Louisville. Patterson earned his Master of Accounting from Liberty as well, and graduated with distinction. In addition to being a CPA, he possesses credentials as a fraud examiner and global management accountant.