Dean Dorton takes pride in our ability to combine your goals with your passions by maintaining a flexible career path and, more importantly, allowing you to integrate all aspects of your life with your career.
You may notice that our team consists of tireless over-achievers—that’s no coincidence. We embrace the rigors of problem-solving to benefit our clients no matter what it takes. We are insatiably curious, smart, and intuitive. We are enthusiastic about the high-quality clients we work with every day. We are invested in those who help us achieve our goals and strive to demonstrate our appreciation in various fashions. We are advocates of ambition and passionate about helping others realize their personal and professional aspirations, then teaching them how to achieve it.
We are truly invested in each other, supporting each other personally and professionally, encouraging each other to grow and succeed in our individual areas of interest. We value leadership, innovation, and those who go beyond the basics. We are a community full of diverse interests—weekend warriors, philanthropists, sports addicts, musicians, bourbon connoisseurs, marathoners, food truck fanatics, pet devotees, and many more.
Dean Dorton’s unique approach to service delivery centers around the collaboration of our audit, tax, and consulting professionals to provide value beyond compliance. Our industry teams consist of professionals from these three service groups that work together to understand the issues that face our clients and to provide value-added solutions. Our clients work closely with these skilled teams whose incisive thinking, advanced technological tools, and exceptionally high standards create long-lasting working relationships.
OUR CORE VALUES
Our cultural guardrails are the heart and soul of our firm culture, centered around our five core values which team members strive to live by each and every day:
We maintain exceptionally high standards.
We are knowledgeable and innovative.
We are effective communicators.
We are one team.
We manage the firm as a business.
THE DEAN DORTON PHILOSOPHY
At Dean Dorton, our philosophy centers on an unyielding commitment to provide services that meet our clients’ expectations, while consistently surpassing our competitors in quality and timeliness. Further, we strive to do so in a setting that is satisfying professionally and personally for our team members.
PICTURE YOURSELF AT DEAN DORTON
TEAM MEMBER BENEFITS
Dean Dorton understands your wants and needs which is why we have created a unique environment where your passions, career, and relationships can all co-exist. But that’s not all—we help you achieve personal growth through the most amazing support team around! Some of our benefits, aside from health insurance and retirement plan, include:
Paid time for volunteer service
CPA exam bonus
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Paid Continuing Professional Education
Tax busy season perks
Recently listed as one of the most recommended firms in the U.S. for tax and accounting services by Forbes.
Recognized by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and Kentucky SHRM State Council as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky for 17 consecutive years!
HEAR FROM OUR TEAM MEMBERS
"Dean Dorton is filled with genuine people who work hard. Everyone is so smart and capable, and it just makes you want to work to not only help each other, but the organization as a whole. They give you so much as an employee, you can't help but give back."
"Dean Dorton provides a tremendous amount of on-the-job training and hosts trainings of all types for its team members. The opportunity to grow your career is attainable as long as you put forth the effort, produce quality work, and stay committed to the firm and its leaders."
"The feel of a small office with the resources of a big company is something that I find appealing. There are plenty of opportunities to grow and connect and with other team members and that helps create a culture where employees want to stay."
WHO BUILD AWESOME CAREERS
Professional involvement to build your network
Opportunities for leadership, training, and advancement
Volunteer opportunities in the community to make a difference
Free training—we care about your career as much as you do
Multiple career options to meet your lifestyle needs