New Fairfield, CT
Counselors to America's Small Business
18 Years Department and Specialty Store Management
25 Years Financial Consulting
B.S. New York Institute of Technology</p>
I have extensive experience in financial management including investments, banking, bank regulation, and running my own construction company.
<p> UNLV Executive MBA Program</p>
I have been fortunate to have a bunch of professions and along the way have started, developed, operated and sold three business. I have a background in franchise operations, employee development, finance, manufacturing, sales and any other aspect of owning a small business that you can imagine. To see one of the businesses look up Croze.com.
University degrees in Humanities and education. I have also accumulated a bunch of hours in Nutrition, History, winery technology and operations as well as business.</p>
Extensive background in management, finance and investments. CEO of Great Hawaii Vacations, Treasurer of Elan Vital, President of Burnett Investment Company, Administrative Assistant & Technology Manager of The Leisure Group, Senior Portfolio Analyst of Portfolio Management Company, Controller of Russell Bolt Manufacturing, Controller of the Tokyo American Club and Partner Voyagers Press.
Sophia University 1964 (Jochi Daigaku) - Tokyo, Japan. Graduate studies
U.C.L.A. - Graduated 1963 with bachelor degree in business: major accounting and minor in economics
University of Mexico - 1960 summer school, language & art
Los Angeles City College - 1959 - 1961 - accounting major & economics minor
Menlo College - 1959 - summer school
Mr. Batista has had over thirty years of experience in the Health Care Industry. In 1987 he earned a Bachelor degree in Health Services Administration from Florida International University. He has worked in several of the major hospitals in Dade and Broward Counties of South Florida. In 1993 he went to work for the Principal Financial Group as an Insurance Agent until 1996, when he went on to become an independent broker. In 1997, he started Insurance Answers INC. where he advises clients such as individuals, corporations, partnerships, organizations, and associations. He shows his clients how to save on their taxes and help protect their assets by placing different benefits through the company. In 2004 he established a DBA Answers4Funfding to help his clients with the Factoring needs of their invoices, making it so that they would no longer have to wait 30 to 60 days to get paid, giving them access to cash sooner. Answers4Funding can also help with equipment lease funding such as hardware, software, vehicles and large machinery. We provide Purchase Order Funding to help you with your manufacturing needs, especially with B2B and B2G. In 2009 he became a partner with (IAUSGC) International Association of U.S. Government Contractors to provide services and assist its members in addition to the Marketing of the Association to the general public of small businesses in the capacity of District Sales Manager. Sense 2011 acts in the position of National Sr. VP of Operations for the Association. We provide Coaching to Small Businesses to teach them how to sell their services and product to the Federal Government without Bidding and Red-Tape.
Florida International University BHSA, Health Service Administration 1985 – 1987
26 years of Banking Experience including 21 years as a credit union loan officer and the last 9 years as a Business Loan Officer in Down East Maine.
B.S. in Business with a concentration in Banking from St. Joseph College of Maine, 2008.
Certified Public Accountant
Partner in firm KVA CPAs, LLC in Urbana Maryland
Own several small business in Frederick
Prior work experience as COO, CFO, Controller in private industry
BS in Accounting and Finance
Masters - SES North Carolina
Recently retired from the US. Small Business Administration (SBA) after 33 years of service, as a Economic Development Specialist. I also had additional 3 years of Government Services under IRS and ICC (Interstate Commerce Commission. I am familiar with SBA's financing incentives and special programs, i.e. Government Contracting incentives under 8(a) Business Development, HubZone, Small Disadvantaged Business, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business and Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program. Experienced in creating power-points and developing workshop programs. Knowledge of SBA's resource partnerships, i.e. Small Business Development (MSBDC), Chambers of Commerce, South Eastern Economic Development Corp (SEED), Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE) and Veteran programs and services throughout SE MA, and the Cape & Islands.
Graduated 1969 Weymouth High
Graduated 1970 Quincy Vocation Surgical Technician Program
Varies courses through Quincy College and Bunker Hill Community College: Business and Marketing Development Programs; Real Estate practices and valuations