• Accounting Systems
  • Cash Flow Processes
  • Advisor Coordination
  • Budgeting & Forecasting
  • Production & Operations
  • Banking & Capital
  • Strategic Financial Planning
  • Risk Assessments
  • Revenue
  • Operating Rhythm
  • Succession or Exit Planning
  • Readiness & Attractiveness
  • Price/Multiple

Jim McKinney

  • CFO
  • Columbus Metro

Jim is a results-oriented executive with more than 35 years demonstrated success in executing strategic, organizational and solutions-focused projects achieved through partnering with and engaging all levels of organization.

Before FocusCFO

After putting in ten years at a major CPA firm, where he specialized in construction, real estate development and restaurant accounting, Jim has worked as the Chief Financial Officer and General Manager of two entertainment companies, a landscaping company, and a distributorship. He received his MBA in Finance from The Ohio State University and a BS in Accounting and Finance from Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio.

    Other Interests

    • Favorite way to spend time:  With family…it’s all about family, isn’t it?
    • Favorite Activities:  Sailing, tennis, cycling, hiking
    • Favorite Vacation Sailing on Lake Erie, in the Caribbean…anywhere.
    • Favorite Musical Artist:  Grateful Dead (I know…I should be embarrassed about that after all these years).

What attracted you
to FocusCFO?

Working with FocusCFO provides a wide variety of business issues to explore and assist with solving, something I really enjoy.

Curated insights by Jim McKinney