Women in Business: RJL Business Services

Jen Loftin and baby
Jen Loftin is founder of RJL Company Solutions and is also president of Novitas Information, LLC. Courtesy of Jen Loftin

This September, Vancouver-centered RJL Business Expert services rejoice their 10th anniversary. The accounting and bookkeeping enterprise was launched by Jen Loftin in 2012, and in January of 2021, Loftin stated they included tax preparation to their portfolio of providers.

“We produced it by way of our second tax period this year smoothly and are getting momentum as we keep on to increase this department,” Loftin explained. “Our bookkeeping and consulting departments keep on to prosper as we’re gearing up to celebrate 10 yrs in business enterprise.”

These times, Loftin is associated in a ton far more than just her founding position at RJL Small business Expert services. In 2019, she was promoted from VP of accounting and administration to president of Novitas Info, LLC. This organization delivers litigation assistance companies.

“During the pandemic the courts placed trials on keep and as a result we were being afflicted by the slowdown in our sector,” she reported. “To hold our organization alive we tightened our belts and rode out the pandemic storm for virtually two several years. At the conclude of 2021 a lot of court circumstances turned energetic yet again and we’ve observed a significant rise in hosted issues. Novitas’ CEO Rob Oliver and I have been performing alongside one another for several a long time and together we persevered underneath all those challenging circumstances. We’re very pleased to say we are thriving yet again in this quite competitive sector.”

Jen Loftin
Courtesy of Jen Loftin

In addition to almost everything else, Loftin also recently went into small business with Rob Oliver, starting up Avant-Garde Associates Holding Company, LLC. Together they are acquiring a business home in Southeast Portland where by Novitas Details will occupy their new space.

Previously this year, Loftin and her partner Rob welcomed their fifth little one.

“Giving beginning in my 40s was not as effortless as giving start to my youngsters in my young many years but we’re both equally healthful and performing excellent,” she claimed. “I continue being a dedicated president of Novitas Information and founder of RJL Small business Expert services. When the pandemic started off both companies place a operate-from-dwelling coverage in location. This coverage is still in result and will allow me to be each a mommy to my younger small children and a hectic lady in company. All of which I am very grateful for.”

In addition to the enterprises she’s associated with, Loftin is also continue to a co-founder of Video game Changers World wide Community alongside her ideal mate Kareen Mills. When the pandemic transformed in-human being networking, Loftin mentioned Match Changers was able to adapt to the changes swiftly, shifting their conferences to digital conferences. She stated they made a decision to keep on their weekly lunch meetings just about in combination with in-particular person mixers the last day of the thirty day period to aid tiny enterprises in the Vancouver group.

Loftin reported that her husband has been taking care of the RJL Small business Services agency in buy to enable her to target on her govt position at Novitas. However, she stated she is even now enormously involved with the company’s progress methods, shopper retention and partnership building. RJL has experienced consumers in Oregon and Washington considering that the conception of the company, but they have because expanded their achieve to Colorado, Montana, Arizona, New Mexico, Idaho, California and Nevada. In 2021, the organization acquired the Vancouver Business Journal Business Expansion Award for Fastest Growing Enterprise in Small business for 5-10 yrs.

“We contribute our success to forming robust relationships in our neighborhood, working with our fiscal facts to make significant business enterprise decisions and staying humble,” Loftin said. “Our group appreciates the support we have by other business owners and our remarkable clients. Rob and I have constructed our small business upon valuing people all over us. We have a expressing, ‘Never get as well huge for your britches.’”