Helping provide prosperity through the sharing of wisdom, knowledge, experiences & skills.
Jun 2000 - Present
The Bender Group, Ltd. // Perry Bender, CPA, P.C.
Providing professional products and services - helping our clients achieve
greater satisfaction and prosperity through their businesses.
Sep 1997 - May 2000
Graham Woods/Davison Administrative - Saginaw, MI
One of three CPA's in the office. Responsible for a variety of accounting, consulting and tax issues. Involved with the implementation of new accounting and information systems with a Windows NT Network system.
Apr 1995 - Sep 1997
Cooper Commercial Group - Controller, Flint, MI
Controller/Property Manager - Oversee functions for over 20 accounting entities,Property Manager/Lease Administrator of 12 commercial office and retail rental properties.Reviewed and installed new windows based accounting & property management software.Updated internal controls, and implemented monthly communication of P&L's to Property Owners.
Jun 1994 - Apr 1995
Job Skill Technology, Inc. - Controller, Bay City, MI
Controller/Incharge of complete accounting department. Duties to include: A/P, A/R, G/L, Financial Statements, Tax Returns, Other Misc. and Managerial Duties.
Aug 1992 - Jun 1994
Laine, Appold & Co. P.C. - Tax Accountant, Bay City, MI
Tax Accountant - Duties include: business, trust & personal tax preparation, and other various accounting and auditing functions.
Jan 1991 - Aug 1992
Nehls, Mitchel & Keidel and Associates, Inc. -Tax Accountant, Saginaw, MI
Duties include: Communicating and reviewing financial statements with clients, preparing Federal & State Corporate, Partnership, & Personal tax returns using Creative Solutions software & other misc. duties.
Jan 1990 - Apr 1990
Plante & Moran Accounting Firm - Accounting Internship, East Lansing, MI
Jun 1976 - Dec 1989
M Bender Tool Grinding, Inc., - Family owned Business, Reese, MI
Responsible for sharpening rotary burrs, setup and operation of fluting machine, assisting in hiring, investment, bookkeeping and decision making.
May 1982 - Dec 1984
Reese Auto Polishing & Reconditioning Center - Owner, Reese, MI
Entrepreneur of business venture, consisting of: Investing, Purchasing, Bookkeeping, Marketing, Public Relations, Accounts, and Hiring. Reese Auto Polishing & Reconditioning is still in business today.