Miami, FL – The South Florida Business Journal has recently announced its highly anticipated “Top 250 Power Leaders” list for 2023, recognizing some of the most influential and impactful leaders in various industries across the region.

Helen Braswell Kakouris, is a financial expert and leader within the community. With years of experience in the industry, she has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in helping small business owners navigate their financial obstacles and focus on priorities for growth. She leads Tentho’s advisory practice and oversees the tax practice with passion by putting herself in the shoes of her members in each session. But what sets Helen apart  in this prestigious list is leading by example to her own team members to create a company culture where it is not only possible, but admirable, to be a successful leader and a loving mother of two young children.

Giuseppe Garcia-Salamone, is an exceptional accounting expert and an educator at heart. He has a passion for teaching others about the intricacies of accounting and has made it his mission to demystify this often-complicated subject for small business owners. With a gift for explaining complex concepts in simple terms, Giuseppe has made a significant impact on the small business community in South Florida, helping entrepreneurs to better understand their finances and grow their businesses.

Being named to the South Florida Business Journal’s Top 250 Power Leaders list is a major accomplishment and a testament to the outstanding leadership and expertise that Helen and Giuseppe bring to the small business accounting industry. They are truly role models for small business owners, demonstrating how a combination of hard work, dedication, and expertise can lead to success.

“We are incredibly honored to be included in the South Florida Business Journal’s Top 250 Power Leaders list,” said Helen Braswell Kakouris and Giuseppe Garcia-Salamone in a joint statement. “We are proud of the work we do at Tentho, and we are grateful for the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of small business owners in South Florida.”

About Tentho:

Tentho is a small business accounting firm based in Miami, FL. Co-founded by Helen Braswell Kakouris and Giuseppe Garcia-Salamone, Tentho provides a full range of accounting services, including bookkeeping, payroll, tax preparation, and financial consulting, to help small business owners better understand and manage their finances. For more information, visit




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See the 2023 full list of 250 Power Leaders, as presented by SFBJ.

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