CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:
1961 - Bachelor of
Science Degree in Business Administration,
State University, Los Angeles.
1968 - Certified Public Accountant designation from State Board of
- California. #13703E
1994 - Certified Management Consultant designation from Institute of
Consultants - New York. CMC is the highest
received by a management consultant.
Army Security Agency 1961 - 1966. Top Secret Security Clearance.
Established own accounting practice in Sherman Oaks,
California, at the age of 29.
Early specialization was in the entertainment industry
including rock groups and their managers.
Diversified into other areas including service, retail,
wholesale, construction and manufacturing.
Additional areas of interest evolved into consulting for new
business start-ups and assistance to
distressed companies, in turning their business around
The consulting practice grew to a point where earning the
designation of Certified Management
Consultant was a natural outcome - January 1994.
"HOW TO START AND MANAGE A BUSINESS OF YOUR OWN" –
"PERSONAL MOTIVATOR FOR SUCCESS" - 1984
Lead Opinion Article - Monthly Magazine California Society of
CPA's January 1998. "CPA's
Must Take a Stand on IRS
CONFERENCES AND LECTURES :
Small Business Conference (Planner, speaker) - California
of CPA's 1981
Sources of Financing Conference, (Chairman, speaker) –
California Society of CPA's 1982
Lectures to various groups on new business start-up, and
Guest lecturer at UCLA - MBA students Advanced Course in
Finance 1996, 1997.
Since 1997, lectured to over 75 groups on tax reform – “Revise
the Income Tax”