- Area President
- Columbus Metro
Brad is the founder of FocusCFO and has more than 30 years executive management and leadership experience. He has extensive experience in sales, marketing, operations, buy and sell transactions, and bank financing. His experience includes more than 20,000 hours of working directly with entrepreneurs on issues ranging from strategic planning to day-to-day operations. Brad and the FocusCFO team have built FocusCFO into the largest CFOs services firm in Ohio and perhaps in the entire Midwest US. Brad has spoken to hundreds of CFOs to help them with their own CFO services practices. He is completely open to sharing insights or helping others who want to develop or scale their CFO services practice anywhere in the United States. Brad and his wife Michelle are the parents of five children.
Brad previously worked as a CFO, VP of Business Operations, Director of Finance and other senior level positions in private and public traded environments with The Grote Company, MPW Industrial Services, and OHM Corporation and was also previously with Arthur Andersen & Co.
Brad received an Executive MBA from Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA, and a BSBA degree in Professional Accounting from American University, in Washington, DC.
- Favorite way to spend time: with my wife, our five children, and their families
- Favorite books: Almost anything by John Grisham
- Favorite musical artist: R.E.M.
- Favorite movie: Tie – Hoosiers and Apollo 13
- Favorite vacation: Grand Cayman Island
- What I wanted to be when I grew up: an Astronaut
What attracted you
I have the best job in the world….I spend every day talking to entrepreneurs, hearing their stories, and helping them figure things out