Hardesty, LLC, Adds 2 New Partners To Growing Northern California Practice

IRVINE, CA, August 3, 2017 — National Executive Services firm, Hardesty, LLC (www.hardestyllc.com) has named Don Kalkofen and Michael Fay to its growing Northern California practice. “We are very pleased with the addition of Don and Mike to the Hardesty team. Their experience adds further domain expertise in venture capital, private equity, and publicly-traded companies,” quoted Bob Worthington, Hardesty’s Bay Area Practice Leader. “We have great momentum and the addition of Don and Mike adds awesome talent to our team.” Karl Hardesty, Founder & CEO, also joined in, praising the Northern California practice’s tremendous progress. “Bob is doing a great job building our team and expanding our presence in the Bay Area to respond to the strong demand for financial management talent in that ...

More

Sometimes The CFO Must Be The Chief Cook & Bottle Washer

This is especially true at emerging growth and middle market companies. CFOs must have a wide range of skills to support staffs that can be very lean. A Hardesty partner adds real value to these companies, capable of performing a full array of competencies from the top of the Board/Investor level and down to the most basic tasks. It’s just part of the encompassing CFO role. Recently, Hardesty partners Tim De Cou and Bob Smart, along with Bob’s wife Joia, donated their time to an outstanding cause. Bob now has the honorable title of “Chief Dish Washer” and Joia cooks at RAD Camp. With an all-volunteer team, Bob and Joia are able to deliver an astounding 1,000+ meals a day. This is a 24/7 role at the camp for the duration of the event. “RAD” stands for RISING ABOVE DISABILITIES a ...

More

Morrissey Consulting Merges Consulting Practice into Hardesty, LLC

Hardesty Adds Pat Morrissey as new Partner and Consulting Practice Leader IRVINE, CA, February 1, 2017 — National Executive Services firm Hardesty, LLC has named Pat Morrissey, former President of Morrissey Consulting, LLC of San Clemente, California as Partner – National Consulting Practice Leader of the firm’s concurrently launched consulting practice. This new Hardesty practice will extend Morrissey’s current offerings to provide strategic planning, program management and business process improvement services to clients, adding new capabilities to Hardesty’s network of experienced financial professionals. Pat will be based in Hardesty’s headquarters in Irvine, California.   “Pat Morrissey has an outstanding reputation and background in strategy consulting with both startups a ...

More

Top Line Talent- Bottom Line Results

Top Line Talent- Bottom Line Results Founded in 2011 by Karl Hardesty, a respected leader in executive talent solutions for the CFO suite, Hardesty LLC provides best-in-class senior leadership to growing companies through its nationwide network of offices. As the firm continues to grow, the Hardesty network has expanded its service offering by providing executives at the CEO, COO, CIO, and VP HR roles to complete the full suite of senior executive talent we make available to clients. Partnership. Redefined.  At the core of our operating model lies our competitive advantage – our Partners. These are top executives that have been tested at the highest level. It’s an operating model that’s helped attract the very best financial minds – professionals who are deal-savvy and board tested, and wh ...

More

Hardesty Adds New Atlanta Partner – Steve Norton

 We’re pleased to announce the addition of a new partner to our growing Hardesty practice. Financial professional Steve Norton has joined the practice in Atlanta.   “Hardesty is excited to admit Steve to the firm. Steve has several years of C-level experience, strong leadership skills, and is a well-known, trusted professional in the marketplace,” said Karl Hardesty, Founder and CEO of the firm. “He is a great resource for us as we expand the Hardesty brand both geographically and across various industries.”   Steve Norton is a senior financial officer and CPA with more than 25 years of financial management and operational experience. Steve previously served as the Chief Financial Officer of three publicly traded global companies including Merge Healthcare, Ma ...

More