Meet the team at BGB, a Certificated Public Accounting firm primarily located in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. Givens & Barnes was formed in in 1971 by William J. Barnes Sr. and current BGB Partner Greg Palubicki. Current BGB Partner William J. Barnes Jr. joined the firm in 1989 and his son Dan Barnes joined in 2011. To find out more about each team member hover over their picture.
Greg has over thirty years of public accounting experience with concentrations in financial services, tax exempt organizations, manufacturing, construction, distribution and Fiduciary services. Greg has taught several college-level accounting courses and has served as a board member for several non-profit organizations.
Bill has over thirty years of public accounting experience with concentration in tax exempt organizations, manufacturing, transportation companies, contractors, distributors, printers, retailers, professional offices and Fiduciary services. Bill has taught several college-level accounting courses, served as a board member for several non-profit organizations, presented at association industry conferences, presented at Illinois State Bar Association conferences, written articles for association management periodicals, and performed accreditation reviews for several association management companies.
Dan has 10+ years of public accounting experience with concentrations in tax-exempt organizations, financial services, manufacturers and construction.
Dan is married and enjoys live music, playing hockey, golf and softball and is an avid traveler.