provides the senior strategic management needed to help your company
grow. We become a senior financial manager and an integral
partner of your management team, providing what you need,
when you need it.
Developing Companies who cannot afford, or may not need, a full-time CFO
allow your company to demonstrate to investors, creditors, strategic
partners and potential merger and acquisition targets that your business
operates within a well-defined financial framework. We help you maintain
sound business practices and create financial infrastructure appropriate
to your evolving size. Most importantly, we maintain a strategic view
of your slice of the business world while making sure the details
are taken care of.
began working with a young technology company when
their first angel invested $500,000. Our financial management
services have maintained that investor's confidence over
the past two years and our early proactive banking contacts
are now becoming important as the company begins to generate
revenue. Their valuation has doubled and they have raised
an additional $2 million in capital - all during a period
when the economy was reeling from a significant business
Emerging Companies anticipating rapid growth or who want more out of their financial management structure
help you evaluate your financial strategies to take your company to
the next level, whether that means targeting venture capital sources
or upgrading your financial management and performance measurement.
We are that integral part of your management team who establishes
credibility with funding sources, serves on your Board or as a consultant
to your Board, and helps you navigate your business to financial success.
three-year-old company with an innovative technology applicable
across multiple industries was finding an overwhelmingly
eager market place. They quickly experienced exponential
growth that demanded better underlying financial management
support. VaCFO negotiated a bank loan to sustain cash
flow, implemented stronger investor relations and management
reporting, established budgets and margin targets, and
realigned their accounting system. With those basics under
better control, top management could focus on fulfilling
production orders, developing sales and diversifying marketing
efforts to take the company to the next level.
Established companies in transition
you need expert financial guidance to assess funding alternatives
or to evaluate potential acquisition targets or suitors, we can help
you sort through the options. From revising your business plan to
creating cash flow forecasts - or for simply gaining a fresh and objective
senior management perspective - we are your resource.
ownership changed in this established engineering firm,
the new management team wanted a fresh look at the overall
financial management picture and sought more proactive
business counsel. VaCFO streamlined and automated financial
systems to eliminate duplication of data entry and to
speed up reporting. Particular benefit was provided in
navigating the complexity of financial reporting requirements
demanded for tracking income taxes on the cash basis,
financial performance on the accrual basis, and governmental
reporting using cost accounting standards.