Based in Marin County just north of San Francisco, has over thirty years hands-on
experience as a senior accounting, financial and business executive and has a track
record of being engaged to implement financial and management solutions for a diverse
range of manufacturing and service industries. His specialties are Interim CFO assignments
and outsourced CFO and Controller projects, development of business plans and cash
flow projections to secure financing, loans and lines of credit, financial analysis,
crisis management projects, overhaul of manufacturing costing standards to improve
estimating & bidding, product profitability recognition, billing and pricing improvements.
Client industries include food production/distribution, national printing operations,
manufacturing, aircraft engine leasing, international freight forwarding, Not-for-Profit
and hospitality investors. He has provided strong analytical, financial reporting,
organizational and negotiating services to such manufacturing companies as theEden
Vale/Swiss Milk Products (as Controller), Economy Foods, Inc.dba. Facciola Food Service
(as VP/CFO) with revenues of $82M and J C's Quality Foods (as Management Consultant)
on business performance, production costing and pricing to this $54 million food
processing nationwide distribution company in Australia and New Zealand. He has engineered
significant profitability for businesses such as Lithotype Company, a major print
manufacturer to the food and cosmetics industries, Cosdel International, a national
and international mover of freight specializing in classic cars. Other key employers/clients
include Aeroground Inc. ITEL, Transamerica/United Artists Corporation, P&O's European
& Air Transport, Cargo Shipping and Logistics Divisions, the GATX and Circle Freight
International Groups, Air Express International and Red & White Fleet.
John holds has an MBA in Business & Administrative management from Ashridge Management
College, is a Deloitte Alumni and a UK Certified & Corporate Accountant (ACCA).