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In recognition of our commitment to ethical business practices, Redstones is a semi-finalist for the 2012 National Capital Business Ethics Awards (NCBEA) Awards. Read more about this award.
October 2012

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Redstones is a 2011 Loudoun Green Business Challenge Gold Award Winner. The Green Business Challenge is a partnership between the Loudoun County Government and the Chamber of Commerce to encourage Loudoun businesses to adopt environmentally sound business practices. Read more about this award.

Redstones Events

Restaurant Brain Trust Event: October 24, 2017

Join us for the next event in the Restaurant Brain Trust Series, On the Menu: Money, where I will be moderating an expert panel who will advise on raising cash through both equity and debt. Hear what experienced operators, investors and lenders recommend. The panel includes Jamie Leads, Owner & Chef, JL Restaurant Group, Hanks Oyster Bar; Shizu Okusa, Co-founder and CEO, JRINK; Elaine Chon-Baker, Co-founder and MD, Mokja Ventures; Tim Ross, Partner, Restaurant Practice, BDO; and Scott Kinlaw, SVP, Commercial Lending, EagleBank. The event will be held at Blind Whino SW Arts Club, 700 Delaware Avenue SW, Washington DC, on October 24, 2017, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Register here.


Restaurant Brain Trust's Inaugural Event

The Restaurant Brain Trust assists restaurant entrepreneurs in achieving successful start-ups and expansions through a series of educational and networking events. The inaugural event, Recipes for Success, was held at the Matchbox 14th Street location on March 7, 2017.

The event included a panel discussion, featuring successful restaurateurs in the Washington DC area. They are, left to right, Peter D’Amelio, President and CEO of Matchbox Food Group; Amy Brandwein, Chef/Owner of Centrolina; and Jack Sosnowski, President & CEO of Nobel Chef Hospitality. Moderated by Bethany Kazaba (far right), the panel shared how they achieved their success, as well as the lessons learned along the way.


The cofounders of the Restaurant Brain Trust are, left to right, Jody Ruth, Redstones; Bethany Kazaba, Neighborhood Retail Group; Michael Sternberg, Sternberg Hospitality; Trish McHugh, BDO; and Elaine Chon-Baker, Mokja Ventures.


The Trust is committed to supporting restaurateurs with opportunities for growth and success through relevant industry information and professional connections.


Optimize Your Exit Value: 5 Financial Statement Warning Signs

Presented by Jody A. Ruth, Cofounder & CEO, Redstones LLC, Founder & CEO, AccuMetrics LLC; and Terry W. Hopkins, Team Lead/Controller, AccuMetrics LLC.

When:  Wednesday July 23, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EDT

Where: Intelligent Office of Alexandria, 2331 Mill Road, Suite 100 Alexandria, VA 22314

C-Level Insights

Client News

Finova Financial

Finova Financial Named to Fintech 100 List of World's Leading Financial Technology Innovators.
Redstones serves as Controller and provides accounting services.
November 2016


Adlumin Selected for Three-Month Mentorship Driven Program By Mach37.
Redstones serves as CFO and provides accounting services.
September 2016

Smart Media Group

Smart Media Group Receives Highest Industry Honor from American Association of Political Consultants.
Redstones serves as CFO.
March 2015


Genovation, The Green Car Company, Awarded MIPS Product Development Grant.
Redstones serves as President and CTO.
August 2011

Genovation, The Green Car Company, Leverages Product Development Outsourcing.
Redstones serves as President and CTO.
Automotive Engineering International
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August 2011

ExactCost, Inc.

ExactCost Recapitalizes, Raises $8.5M.
Redstones serves as CFO.
June 2011