Michael Beaudette Dealer Operations, Accounting & Profitability Specialist
Michael began his career in the dealership industry where he has served as Treasurer, Corporate Controller, MIS Director, and Parts Manager at various OEM franchises. This experience proved invaluable to a major dealer systems provider, where he spent many years in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico, installing software products and consulting on operations and systems. Promoted to the National Marketing spot, he directed industry roundtables as well as closed key accounts. Michael then moved into the public account ting arena serving as a Consulting Director for an international accounting firm, concentrating on automotive clients.
Accounting services ·Remote bank reconciliations ·Account reconciliations ·Interim CFO/Controller ·Due Diligence M&A ·Schedule reviews I.T. Systems Services ·Provide complete RFP services ·System Utilization & Training ·System Implementation Operational Services ·Fixed Operations Process Improvements ·Parts Physical Inventory & reconciliation ·Tech & Advisor Productivity reviews ·Departmental Specific Issues ·Operational Reviews ·F&I Compliance Audit Services ·Audits, Reviews, & Compilations ·Agreed Upon Procedures ·SAS 94 Audit ·Reporting on Internal Control ·Reporting on Projections & Forecasts Tax Services ·Federal & State Returns ·LIFO & Section 263 Calculations ·Payroll, Sales, & Property Tax Returns
Michael has more than 25 years of experience in the automotive, truck, trailer, construction, Ag, RV, and motorcycle dealership industries. He is subject matter expert in systems & procedures, including all dealer management systems. His particular strengths are Fixed Operations, Accounting and complete Integration (centralized accounting & process automation). Combined with public accounting, his experience is well suited for all operational & strategic situations
·Member American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA) ·Member North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA)