Expert in writing business plans and finance and accounting. Very knowledgeable in business operations.
Seasoned pro who can convey complex concepts in simple terms as a businessman, not as a “bean counter”; 13 years experience with large firms (Swift/ConAgra, Nabisco, Kraft, BASF) and 25 years with small companies, many as a part owner/operator & consultant struggling to make payroll (!); CFO; BA Johns Hopkins, MBA U. of Chicago; CMA; full Quick Books experience; strategic planning, g/l, standard & job costing, tax, banking & private equity fund raising ($2M+ for 1 client), projections, M & A, financial analysis, business valuations, cash flow mgmt; served on several boards; taught Corporate Finance and Strategy & Planning at UNCW and Campbell University, respectively.
BA in Economics (Johns Hopkins)
MBA in Finance (University of Chicago)
Certified Management Accountant (CMA)