Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Newsletter — James H. “J.J.” Messervy of Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, a Charleston-based accounting and business advisory firm, has been named among the region’s top business achievers under the age of 40. The annual Forty Under 40 award was presented by the Charleston Regional Business Journal. Messervy, 27, serves as a consultant at Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, where he provides property tax advice and assists with income tax preparation and captive insurance audits. He is also auditor-elect for Dorchester County and will take office in July.

Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, is a certified public accounting and business advisory firm based in Charleston, S.C., utilizing significant experience in corporate financial management and public accounting. The firm serves clients in the Lowcountry and throughout South Carolina, including Columbia and the Midlands. Drawing on extensive, executive-level financial management experience with international Fortune 500 corporations, the firm counsels business and individual clients with a comprehensive and strategic approach, placing emphasis on long-range financial goals and business planning. For more information, visit www.jnrcpas.com.