About Us

You will have access and gain the benefit of decades of my knowledge and business experience gained from being a CEO, CFO, CPA, consultant, trusted business advisor, and coach to small business owners.

This website is for creative entrepreneurs, managers and small business owners.

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If you’re looking for solid business and financial management advice and training on how to improve your knowledge and business decision-making skills, you’ll feel right at home. My blog posts and podcasts feature cutting edge business knowledge and advice.

The blog posts and podcasts are easy to grasp, and are focused on helping businesses achieve growth and higher profitability. My blog and podcast offer the benefit of decades of business experience.

I graduated from Clarkson University with a B.A. in accounting. I hold a CPIM designation from APICS (The Association for Operations Management). I am licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in New York, North Carolina, Colorado, and Oregon.

Also, I taught accounting and finance for non-financial managers for Villanova University for over a decade and have created multiple self-study CPE programs for Thompson Reuters.

I live in southwestern Colorado with my wife Jessica where we enjoy a fantastic life style with plenty of outdoor adventure and recreational activities.  Thenorthrups.com describes our life style and where we live. Be sure to check it out.