Consulting and Employment: The Blurred Line
CFO Thought Leader http://www.cfothoughtleader.com/cfopodcasts/104-consulting-employment-blurred-line-karl-hardesty-ceo-hardesty-llc/ 104: Consulting and Employment: The Blurred Line, Karl Hardesty, CEO, Hardesty LLC email@example.com Where does consulting end and employment begin inside the burgeoning world of interim CFOs? Join us as Karl Hardesty CEO and co-founder of “CFO-for-hire” upstart Hardesty, LLC helps us to chart the blurring line that is quickly altering the C-suite’s management dynamics. CFOs in the Line of Fire “The CFO role is a hot seat right now. It’s a two to three years stint these days. … CFOs have more of a target on their back. If a company misses a forecast it’s always the CFO’s fault, and meanwhile there is a lot of people involved in making that for ...
Meet the Staff Monday: Ken Anthony
For Meet the Staff this week, let’s move to the East Coast! Meet Ken Anthony who is the Managing Partner in the Atlanta practice of Hardesty, LLC. Ken leads the Atlanta practice, overseeing operations and growing business. Having just opened the location in 2014, he is busy networking with all the key business leaders and decision makers in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Prior to joining our team, Ken was the Chief Financial Officer of Sparus Holdings, Inc., a private equity portfolio company providing outsourced technical and staffing services to the energy and pharmaceutical industries. Ken is a Certified Public Accountant and is a Stanford MBA with extensive experience growing emerging businesses and turning around distressed companies. Ken’s favorite thing about Atlanta is ...
Meet the Staff Monday: Dave Reves
It’s Meet the Staff Monday! This week, for Meet the Staff, we present Hardesty Partner Dave Reves who is based in Orange County. A polished c-suite executive with extensive experience in Aerospace & Defense, Dave recently led Process Fab through a successful transition, and then served as interim CFO and CEO for Venture Aircraft. He is currently acting as interim CFO for another aerospace and defense company. Prior to joining Hardesty, he served as CFO for several companies with revenues up to $250MM and led a turnaround of an ex-TRW printed circuit board division. He is a master of strategic planning, mergers & acquisitions, raising capital, restructuring, emerging-growth, turnaround management and divestiture. Outside of work (& his interest in aircraft,) he enjoys tenn ...
Meet the Staff Monday: Rob Dennison
For “Meet the Staff Monday” this week, we present Rob Dennison who is the Managing Partner of Hardesty’s Northern California practice and who also leads our National Private Equity practice. Rob has over 25 years experience in the professional services space where he has built and led several firms from inception to the sales phase. Prior to joining the Hardesty team, Rob served as Founder, President & CEO of Adams Harris, a national firm which was eventually sold to one of the largest privately-owned competitors in the industry. Rob is a former collegiate athlete and overall sports fanatic. For over 15 years, Rob raced in triathlons and has completed several ironmans – he has the surgeries and scars to prove it! Today, he can be found on a hiking trail, yoga mat or tennis court. Lear ...