Diamond Bar, CA American made, family-owned Dacor has been designing and manufacturing luxury kitchen appliances for three generations. Corporate Controller/CFO Planned, organized, and directed the financial operations, IT resources, and Product Distribution for a midsize privately held manufacturing, R&D, and service organization. A true business partner to the COO and the management team in introducing and implementing change, performance analysis, and process improvements to manage cost and improve productivity(savings millions of dollars), in a lean environment. Prepared, in accordance with GAAP, month end close, monthly financial reporting, and product costing Performed month end duties including presenting summary disclosure of financial performance including product line profitability, performance variance analysis, forecasting of cash availability and requirements, inventory balances, and rolling 12 month forecasts(P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow statements), credit and collection reporting utilizing MFG/ProERP software and Excel. Other duties performed included annual budgeting process, banking relationship including loan covenant compliance, developing & aligning policies to maximize performance, coordination of financial and bank audits, risk management, business continuity planning, sales & use tax filings, payroll, and legal matters.