John’s experience includes working as a Certified Public Accountant in both the public and private sectors. He has held positions as an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers, as an audit and tax manager at a local CPA firm in the southeast, as a CFO/Treasurer for a publicly traded real estate development company, and as a finance/operations controller for several medium-sized service and manufacturing companies. He recently oversaw the valuation, litigation support and mergers and acquisition side of a regional public accounting firm. Currently, he provides tax services and valuation and economic consulting through his company Valuation and Consulting, LLC and he provides buy and sell side transactional services for sales and acquisitions of companies.
His experience as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and as a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF) includes valuations of small and middle market companies for purposes of estate and gift planning, marital divorce, litigation support, acquisitions, divestitures, financial reporting, tax reporting, exit planning and shareholder disagreements. He also provides litigation support to include preparing expert witness reports and providing expert witness testimony in cases of economic damages/lost profits for businesses, as well as economic damages for individuals in cases of permanent injury and wrongful death.
John served in the United States Army at Fort Bragg, NC in the 37th Engineer Battalion (C)(A), in the Florida Army National Guard in the 3rd Battalion 20th SFGA and was a Florida State Trooper prior to becoming a CPA.