Prior to founding his Profitability Consulting and CPA business in 2011, Mike spent over 25 years as a small business CEO in private industry. Mike’s businesses grew more than 400% in a transformation he likens to “hitting the business trifecta.” Starting as a family-owned group of businesses, the group became employee-owned and then was acquired four times in ten years by multi-billion dollar public companies.
Mike’s business achievements include The Rockwell Collins President’s Award, election to the Rockwell Collins Supplier Alliance Advisory Council, The Best of Long Island Business Award, is a SmartCEO CPA/ESQ Award Winner and a Long Island Business News Business & Finance Award Winner. Mike, who is honored to be your host for his weekly radio show Business Profits In The Real World on 103.9FM LINews Radio, has been Interviewed on America’s PremierExperts® TV show seen on NBC, CBS, ABC and FOX Affiliates around the country and is a frequent guest commentator of 103.9FM LI News Radio morning host Jay Oliver on LI in The AM. Mike educates his audiences with his weekly Real World Strategy Blog and by speaking before various business forums including The Hauppauge Industrial Association, The Accountants Resource Group, The Long Island Advancement of Small Business and The Long Island Profitability and Economic Conference.
Mike’s education includes a unique blend of four financially based accreditations: BS in Accounting, BS in Mathematics, Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant. Mike is very active in his community supporting The Down Syndrome Association, The Independence Fund, The ALS Therapy Development Institute and has been honored as one of Long Island’s Champions for a Cure for his work in support of the Arthritis Foundation.
Mike and his wife Karen reside on Long Island where they raised their three sons, all now active duty military officers, and are blessed with four beautiful grandchildren.
In everything she does, Carol delivers consistent results by utilizing her strong background in finance, sales and business development, supply-chain management and strategic sourcing. She provides real impact for her clients who aspire to increase take home income and salable market value of their business, while improving their quality of life and reducing their burden of management. Her unique skill-set in business operations coupled with her proprietary methodology developed for fixing profit leaks, makes Carol a critical business partner to small and midsize businesses looking for solutions to positively impact profitability.
Carol brings extensive resources to her clients and partners through her extensive business network, which rivals any in the NY-Metro area. In 2014 and 2015 Long Island Business News named Carol one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Business after naming her CFO of The Year in 2013. And in 2016 Carol was named a Star Network Long Island Power Women Award Winner.
Debra is a seasoned financial director bringing more than fifteen years experience at the corporate level of multi-national corporations. She is highly skilled in quantitative and statistical analysis, budgeting, accounting and forecasting. Debra brings her clients:
Debra’s achievements include the Dell Partner of the Year Award and the Corporate Exceptional Marketing Award for her contributions to the launch of a major publication.
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