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  • Strategic Financial Planning
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  • Succession or Exit Planning
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Fractional CFO Services in East Tennessee

At FocusCFO, we believe that every small business and entrepreneur deserves the chance to grow, prosper, and reach their full potential. We provide fractional CFO services to businesses in East Tennessee to help them achieve their goals and build sustainable, transferable business value.

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Area Presidents

Brian Ford

  • Nashville Metro
  • East Tennessee

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Interested in joining the FocusCFO team in East Tennessee?

Fractional CFO Services in East Tennessee

East Tennessee
Service Areas

Local teams are available to serve your business in East Tennessee, including:

  • Knoxville
  • Chattanooga
  • Sevierville
  • Pigeon Forge
  • Maryville
  • Gatlingburg

Don’t see your area on the map? Contact us to learn about your options. Depending on your area, Fractional CFO service options may include: fully onsite, fully remote, or hybrid engagements.

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Local Community Involvement

From education and mentorship to community giving - FocusCFO supports the community and helps to keep business local in Tennessee.

FocusCFO: Helping East Tennessee Businesses Thrive with Strategic Financial Guidance

East Tennessee's strategic location, pro-business environment, and diverse economy offer a wealth of opportunities for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) throughout Knoxville, Chattanooga, Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Maryville, and Gatlinburg. But navigating the financial complexities of growth in this unique region can be demanding.

That's where FocusCFO comes in. We offer expert fractional CFO services specifically tailored for East Tennessee's diverse business landscape.

Fractional CFOs in East Tennessee

Our team of experienced fractional CFOs understands the unique needs of East Tennessee businesses across various industries, including:

  • Advanced Manufacturing: Optimize production costs and maximize profitability in this thriving sector.
  • Tourism and Hospitality: Navigate seasonal fluctuations and capitalize on the region's natural beauty and attractions.
  • Outdoor Recreation: Manage cash flow for equipment rentals, guided tours, and other adventure-based businesses.
  • Healthcare: Ensure financial compliance and optimize revenue cycle management for clinics and practices.
  • Education: Support financial sustainability for schools, colleges, and universities.

Here's how a FocusCFO fractional CFO can help your East Tennessee business thrive:

  • Manage cash flow effectively: A critical factor for businesses in East Tennessee's seasonal economy.
  • Reduce waste and increase efficiency: Boost profitability to capitalize on the region's growth potential.
  • Streamline financial reporting and analysis: Free up your time to focus on your core business and East Tennessee's unique opportunities.
  • Gain financial freedom: Make strategic decisions that propel your business forward in this dynamic region.

FocusCFO's fractional CFO model provides access to top financial talent without the full-time cost commitment. Our customized solutions are designed to address your specific needs, ensuring your business thrives in East Tennessee's diverse and vibrant landscape.

Contact FocusCFO today for a free consultation and unlock the full potential of your East Tennessee business!

Insights

Guides
Navigating the Shrinking Young Labor Pool
podcast
@Work Podcast:
Success Stories
How a Fractional CFO Helped PrecisionPoint Achieve a Successful Exit
Maximizing Cash Flow: A Small Business Success Story
Podcasts
The Future is Fractional: The Growth of Fractional CFOs in SMBs
Insights
What Does a NonProfit CFO Do?
Podcasts
From Numbers-Driven to People-Focused: Area President Mike Derringer Shares His Career Journey on the Inspired Stories Podcast
Success Stories
Watershed Distillery: Toast to a Successful Exit with FocusCFO
Insights
FocusCFO Heads to the 2024 EPI Summit!
Success Stories
Jax Kar Wash: Accelerating Exit, Securing Legacy
Exit Planning
Exit Planning: Synchronizing Dual-Track Financial Planning
Podcasts
How Fractional CFOs Play a Crucial Role in Helping SMBs Grow
2023 Core Value Awards
Podcasts
Navigating Economic Landscapes: How Economics Insights Empower Better Decision Making
News & Associates
2023 Sherpa Awards
Insights
2023 Fundraiser | ALS Association
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How a Data-Driven Approach Can Help You Make the Most of the 2024 Recession
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FocusCFO Begins a Strategic Partnership with Exit Planning Institute
Podcasts
Demystifying the Role of the CFO in Exit Planning
Insights
Turning Economic Adversity into Business Opportunity: A Guide for SMBs
Columbus Metro
In Memory of Pat Lang
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A Practical Guide to Navigating Unexpected Offers for Your Business
Success Stories
Brookes & Henderson Building Co. Testimonial
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Highlights from the 2023 FocusCFO All-Hands Meeting
Success Stories
Metro Signs & Lighting Testimonial
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Associate Spotlight: Michael Stier
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Unleashing Growth: Mastering the Art of Scaling Your Business
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What It Means to Be a Trusted Advisor
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Navigating High Interest Rates in 2023: A Guide for SMBs
Insights
Shifting CFO Role in Response to Changing Economic Landscape
Insights
Why Exit Planning is Good Business Strategy
Insights
Unraveling the Power of Cash Flow Statements for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses
Insights
How FocusCFO Helped Me Become a Better CFO
Insights
SLOWS Bar BQ Testimonial
Insights
The CFO's Role in Preparing for Upcoming Economic Storms
Podcasts
8 Reasons You Should Consider a CFO
Insights
How CFOs Can Tackle the Biggest Challenges for 2023
Greater Pittsburgh
Celebrating 5 Years with Mark Vernallis
Detroit Metro
Lesli Matukaitis on the 2 Views Podcast: Enhancing Negotiation with a Fractional CFO
Insights
Beyond Numbers: 3 Qualities Your CFO Should Bring to the Table
Success Stories
Masterpiece Painting Testimonial
Insights
How an Embedded CEPA® on the Exit Advisory Team Improves Exit Outcomes
Northeast Ohio
7 Tips for Working with a Fractional CFO to Grow Your Business Value
Northeast Ohio
Why I Chose FocusCFO: From Corporate Success to Community Significance
Success Stories
Unified Construction Testimonial
News
FocusCFO Announces Partnership With ITR Economics
Podcasts
Conquering Columbus Podcast
Fractional CFOs In Demand for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses
Insider Insights: What Attracted Our Team to FocusCFO
Insights
3 Unexpected Ways a CFO Can Impact Your Business
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Financial freedom starts with a simple conversation.

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Let’s start with a conversation about your challenges and vision to see if we are a fit for each other.
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A complimentary half-day assessment: A CFO will sit down with you to explore further, assess fit and need, and chart a path forward.
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Let's get to work: your CFO will work closely with you and your team to set priorities, deliverables, and execute the plan.
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