DOWN EAST MANAGEMENT INC. - Vernon Card, CEO & Founder
Competencies and Skill Sets:
Professional Accounting (CGA), Professional Management ( P. Mgr.), Corporate Governance (CEO & CFO), Business Development (CBDO) and Operations (COO) experience and competencies. Proficient in a number of small business cloud apps: CRM (Insightly, Salesforce, ZOHO, ACT!) Time Reporting and Invoicing (Bill4Time, Paymo) , Project Management, Evernote, Accounting, Microsoft Office, Google Apps, Content Management Systems and Social Media Marketing Tools.
Identify and troubleshoot critical issues impacting staffing, productivity, cost, distribution, marketing, sales and financial operations. Proven, broad-based strengths and accomplishments in:
- P&L Management - Sales/Business Development - Strategic Planning
- Finance & Accounting - Market: Retail & Wholesale - Executive Coaching
- Organizational Restructuring - Mergers/Acquisition - Program Management
Part Time CFO & CEO:
For many small businesses it is just not practical or financially feasible to have a full time salaried Chief Financial Officer or CEO on your payroll. Small business owners often face the challenge of acquiring and retaining affordable and high quality management. A Part Time CEO or CFO provides the professional management services required at a fraction of the cost.
Economic Growth Initiative:
Grand Manan NB Future? The Objective of this Initiative is to have an Interactive Dialogue on moving Grand Manan NB to Economic and Social Prosperity with a target date of 2020.