Laura Grove

Rich Pereira

Jeff Ford

Kim Rector

Dave Rector

Kathy Ryan

Jean Macaluso

Gayle Leonard

Carol Laudati

Kerri Meegan

Manette Hutchings

Rudy Chang

Jason Rhodes

Accounting & Advisory Partners

Years of Experience: 25+

Industries: Software, E-commerce, PE Funds, Biotech,  Manufacturing, Financial Services, Retail, Construction

Career Highlights:  Capital Raise, IPOs, Family Office, Ecommerce Advisory, International Business

Previous Companies: KPMG, Brience, Condon & Company

University: Fairfield University

Certifications: CPA NY (inactive)

Years of Experience:  25+

Industries:  Publishing,  Print, Digital Media, Manufacturing and, Advertising, 

Career Highlights:  Promotions, Sales Compensation, Foreign Licensing

Previous Companies:  Inc., New York Times, Conde Nast

University:  Central Connecticut State University

Years of experience:  30+

Industries:  Tech & Software, Healthcare, PE sponsor owned properties, Information Services, Consumer Products and Consulting Firms. 

Career Highlights:  Serves as senior advisor to small and mid-size companies on strategy, risk management, raising capital, financial planning, acquisitions, policies & procedures and resource allocation.  His responsibilities have also included the oversight of treasury activities, capital structure, pension assets, banking relationships, enterprise risk management, and investor relations. 

Previous Companies:  IMS Health and, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he was responsible for delivery of services to several multi-national clients including Fortune Brands, Unilever and Dun & Bradstreet.  

University:  Fairfield University.   

Certification:  CPA State of Connecticut

Years of Experience: 35+

Industries: Legal. Construction, Electrical

Previous Companies: Shapiro, Edens & Cook (Austin, TX),  Jenkins & Gilchrist (Austin, TX), Montanari Construction (Ridgefield, CT), D’Amico Electric (Bedford Hills, NY)

University: St John’s University (two years); The Wood School (secretarial school; two year degree)