• 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

Wilmington Metro

At FocusCFO, we are proud to be a part of the thriving business landscape in Wilmington, one of the fastest-growing cities in North Carolina. We understand the unique aspects and opportunities that this dynamic community presents, and we're here to help local businesses chart a course toward success with Fractional CFO Services.

Our Fractional CFO services are tailored to the diversified economy of Wilmington, with CFO-level guidance for industries from healthcare to tourism; from offshore wind to digital technology.


Area Presidents

Sage Hoare

  • Wilmington - Cape Fear

Sage Hoare


Timothy Parker

  • Wilmington - Cape Fear

Timothy Parker

Interested in joining the FocusCFO team in Wilmington?

Fractional CFO Services inWilmington Metro

Wilmington Metro
Service Areas

Local teams are available to serve your business in the Wilmington Metro area and surrounding areas, including: 

  • Fayetteville, NC
  • Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Fort Fisher, NC
  • Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Carolina Beach, NC
  • Kure Beach, NC
  • Jacksonville, NC
  • New Hanover County, NC
  • Pender County, NC
  • Southport, NC
  • Leland, NC
  • Topsail Beach, NC

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 the Wilmington Metro region.



Our Process for Empowering Wilmington Businesses

1. Assess: We take the time to understand your business's unique aspects, challenges, and opportunities within Wilmington's diverse economic landscape. How can we assist you in this rapidly evolving market?

2. Strategy: We design a customized strategy aligned with your objectives - from exit planning to acquisitions. Whatever your goals are, we will explore tactics to help you reach your goals and develop an actionable plan.

3. Execute: We become an extension of your team, offering guidance through our time-tested process, and working alongside you to drive success. We work together to help you establish cash flow, budgeting, operational standards, forecasting, and more.

4. Monitor & Support: Our commitment extends beyond implementation. We continually monitor progress, offer support whenever needed, and prioritize long-term sustainability.


Fractional CFO Services for Wilmington's Diverse Industries

Wilmington is a city on the rise, and we're here to help your business thrive in this up-and-coming coastal community. Between 2011 and 2021, the education and health services sectors in Wilmington grew by an impressive 85.2%, while the professional and business services sector increased by 73.5%.

The region has attracted and developed several unique clusters with long-term trends within our market, including:

  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Life Science Manufacturing & Pharmaceuticals
  • Digital Technology
  • Offshore Wind
  • Film Industry
  • Blue Economy Companies
  • Aerospace and Aviation Support Services
  • Building Materials
  • Boat Building & Repair
Our team of fractional CFO experts is well-versed in navigating the intricacies of a diverse range of industries and is here to provide you with the financial leadership you need to succeed in this dynamic market.

Ready to unlock your business's potential in Wilmington? Schedule a complimentary consultation.



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Financial freedom starts with a simple conversation.

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