Meet the Team: Ivie Edosomwan

Ivie, Associate

How did you end up working with Red Granite and ORBA? What path brought you here? Ivie

I graduated from Roosevelt University with a Master’s degree in Accounting and ORBA gave me the opportunity to put all that great knowledge to good use.

What’s the one problem you’re best at solving for your clients?

Making sure the client gets paid as quickly as possible.

What gets you excited about working with ORBA’s Cloud Accounting Group?

The ability to work with clients in different industries and helping them achieve their goals.

Where did you grow up?

Benin City, Nigeria

Favorite lunch spot?

Potbelly Sandwich Shop.

Weekend hang out?

Any restaurant with good food.

First thing you’d like to cross off your bucket list is:

Visit Rome.

Three words to describe you are:

Considerate, reliable, hardworking

Favorite Quote/Personal Motto?

Anything worth doing is worth doing right.

One thing no one could guess just by looking at you:

That I’ve lived in 3 continents.

Cubs or Sox? Or Hawks?


Best (website-friendly) joke?

What do you call a fake noodle? A: An Impasta

I can’t get enough of ____________.


I’m a hard-hitting critic of______.


Do you have a secret talent?

I do. But I don’t tell secrets – “confidential info should remain confidential” 😉

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?

*Is very inquisitive!

The start of the new year means exciting new changes for Red Granite.  Beginning January 1, you’ll also find us online at now that we’re part of one of Chicago’s most prestigious CPA firms, Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd.  While we’re saying goodbye to our old website and company name soon, we want you to know that we’re still right here to serve all your bookkeeping, accounting, and strategic financial needs. In fact, with our ORBA colleagues, we’re positioned to offer you an expanded array of state-of-the-art services.  So set your sights high for 2017 and sign up to receive our latest blogs and newsletters.  Visit us today, we’re looking forward to welcoming you!

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