Greg Simmons

Providing CFO services and Business Transition Services in Southern California

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Greg Simmons

Mission Viejo, CA CFO

34 Years of Experience

Direct Contact

gsimmons@b2bcfo.com

office 949-922-1033

Universities:

Cal State University at Fullerton

Certificates & Licenses:

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, emphasis in Accounting

Organizations:

Provisors (OC Metro Chapter)

Past Board Chair - Serra Catholic School

Past Board Chair -Trap Water Polo Club

Contact Greg Simmons and receive a free Discovery Analysis™

  • A confidential meeting with the business owner(s), then interview company staff.
  • Look at the company’s financial information and computer systems.
  • Benchmark financial information against industry averages.
  • Create a confidential report of our findings in The Strategy Gameplan™







Greg’s Bio

Greg has 25 years of financial management and operational experience as a CFO for businesses ranging from closely held start-ups to venture backed organizations. A native of Southern California, Greg has worked in a variety of industries including home infusion therapy, physician practice management, medical device manufacturing, clothing/apparel manufacturing and distribution, screen printing, trucking/distribution, engineering support services, direct sales, advertising/marketing, software sales/support, and telecommunications. Greg considers himself a business man first, an accounting professional second, having been a participating owner in four companies leading them financially from inception to sale.

Greg's diverse industry experience allows him to quickly analyze all aspects of the business to identify problem areas and develop solutions that work. His understanding of finance and operations allows him to develop the financial systems to support the company's operations. He possess high-level skills in strategic business planning, establishment of operational/financial controls, transaction structuring, systems integration, human resources, and risk management. Greg has years of expertise in developing financial forecasts that have been used to raise capital and support business plans. In his most recent venture, his forecasts helped secure $22 million in venture capital financing for a start-up medical device company. Greg has been involved in numerous business acquisitions and possess the keen ability to dissect the legal language and make sure that the deal terms clearly state the intentions of the parties. Greg also has experience in dealing with companies that have run into financial problems. Prior to joining B2B CFO® he played a key role in keeping a company operational after it downsized from 50 plus employees to 3.

Seven years ago Greg joined B2B CFO®. He was confident that he could use his skills and experiences to assist the underserved mid-market companies that needed the experience of a CFO but could not afford one full-time. Greg has helped almost 20 companies to take control of their finances, increase profitability, reduce overhead and free up cash for the owners to reap the rewards of their hard work. Many of these companies are still clients as Greg has forged long-term relationships with them. Greg is a hands on manager and enjoys solving his clients problems. He works well with employees at all levels within an organization and fosters loyalty and top performance from staff members. He is respected for his superb business skills, insight, objectivity, honesty and integrity

Greg holds a degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting from Cal State University at Fullerton. He is active in his community and has held the position of Finance Chair for his children's private school and served as a board member of a local sports club. Greg and his wife of 23 years reside in South Orange County with their two sons and daughter.

Contact Greg (949) 922-1033

 

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Feb 3Greg Simmons

For the fourth consecutive year, B2B CFO© ranks among America’s fastest growing companies

Feb 3Greg Simmons

  B2B CFO NAMED TO INC. 5000 LIST FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR Company’s Founder and CEO Jerry L. Mills to Speak at Inc. 500|5000 Conference on Exit Strategies   MESA, ARIZ. – (August 29, 2013) – B2B CFO, the leader in CFO services for mid-market companies, today announced that it was named to the 32nd annual Inc. 500|5000 list. This marks B2B CFO’s fourth consecutive appearance on the prestigious list. Companies such as Microsoft, Oracle, Timberland, Vizio, Intuit, Jamba Juice