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DARLENE D. EANETT, LLC For nearly 10 years, Darlene Eanett has served the city of Lakeland as a CPA and computer accounting systems consultant. Eanett’s firm, Darlene D. Eanett, LLC, assists its clients with training related to their accounting systems. They also provide assistance in personal recordkeeping and paying bills. Most small businesses do not require the services of a full-time accountant. Eanett’s services allow business owners to focus on their business while a CPA ensures their accounting records are accurate. As a small firm, their overhead remains low which allows them to give their clients lower fees than other firms. A long-term resident of Lakeland, Eanett has been a volunteer in the community. She was a member of the Jr. League of Greater Lakeland, Leadership Lakeland Class VII, and established the Leadership Lakeland Alumni Association. Additionally, she was a board member for the American Heart Association, the Lakeland Rotary Club, and Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center. Her service to the city of Lakeland earned her firm the Small Business of the Month Award for November 2018. Darlene D. Eanett, LLC 863.680.2204 GUNS GALORE, INC. Since its founding in 1982, Guns Galore, Inc. has been in business longer than any other firearms business. Founder, Al Delatorre, has more than 30 years of experience in the firearms industry. With a heavy focus on customer service, the business has been able to cultivate a customer base in the Polk County area, the east coast of Florida, and the state of Georgia. Throughout its operation, Guns Galore has accumulated a number of contacts that provide access to rare products. They are able to provide their customers with reasonable pricing on their wide array of products. Their long-term existence speaks volumes to their experience, as well as their service. Multiple generations of Lakeland families have worked with Guns Galore because of their high-quality service. In order to compete with larger businesses, Guns Galore began marketing unique products as a specialty online retailer. As a business that has been a part of the community for 30 years, they earned the Small Business Award of the Month for December of 2018. Guns Galore 863.666.2744 52