Harvest CFO Also Delivers Best Value Proposition for PE Portfolio Interim CFO Needs

February 2019 – Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm solely focused on the financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies across the U.S. and across industries, delivers the best value for permanent placements and also for interim CFO needs.  Harvest CFO delivers best value by quickly providing the right interim CFO for the company’s specific needs and at a cost model that delivers high returns.  Harvest CFO employs the same “high bar” criteria utilized for our recruiting for permanent roles in that our interim CFOs must have relevant industry experience; prior successful PE portfolio company experience; and the skillsets and attributes needed to deliver high value for the specific need and success for the duration of the interim engagement.  We also work very hard to fill interim roles with individuals from the local geographic market thereby avoiding travel costs and commuting issues and increasing the probability of good chemistry and cultural fit. When the best outcome is that the interim CFO converts to the permanent CFO, our model results in a highly successful transition.

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Harvest CFO Completes CFO Placement for $1BN Revenue Global PE Portfolio Company

November 2018 – Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with the sole focus of delivering the right CFOs and other financial leadership roles for Private Equity portfolio companies, recently completed the CFO placement for a $1BN revenue global PE portfolio company with aspirations of a future IPO.  Prior to contacting Harvest CFO, this company worked for 10 months with an international executive recruiting firm for this CFO role without success. The PE firm investor for this company was referred to Harvest CFO by another PE firm that works with Harvest CFO for their portfolio companies. Harvest CFO presented the right candidate for this CFO role in less than 30 days from commencement of their search activities. The Chief HR Officer for this company refers to their selected CFO as “the needle in the haystack.”

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Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements

July 2018  –  Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of delivering the absolute best talent for the critically important financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio companies, has recently completed several PE portfolio company placements. Harvest CFO works with several leading PE firms to deliver the right financial leaders for their portfolio companies located throughout the U.S.  PE portfolio recent placements include:

  • CFO for Los Angeles, CA headquartered multi-store specialty retailer
  • CFO for Chicago, IL headquartered marketing and technology company
  • CFO for Raleigh, NC headquartered event rental company
  • CFO for Chicago, IL headquartered specialty automation equipment supplier
  • CFO for Portland, ME headquartered advanced composites manufacturer
  • CFO for Cincinnati, OH headquartered specialty adhesives manufacturer and distributor
  • CFO for Dayton, OH headquartered automation equipment manufacturer
  • CFO for Muscatine, IA headquartered industrial supply distributor
  • Interim CFO for Montvale, NJ headquartered firefighting training simulator/trainer
  • VP of Finance for Houston, TX headquartered energy industry services company
  • CFO for Cleveland, OH headquartered commercial real estate developer and management company
  • CFO for a Chicago, IL headquartered event rental company
  • CFO for Jacksonville, FL headquartered aluminum and glass door manufacturer/distributor
  • Interim CFO for Dallas, TX headquartered medical technology company
  • Controller for Pittsburgh, PA headquartered specialty chemical manufacturer

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Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements

January 2018 – Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of delivering the absolute best talent for the critically important financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio companies, has completed several PE portfolio company placements in the month of December.  Harvest CFO works with several leading PE firms to deliver the right financial leaders for their portfolio companies located throughout the U.S.  PE portfolio placements completed in the month of December include:

  • CFO for Bergen County, NJ specialty cosmetic ingredient supplier
  • CFO for Palm Bay, FL specialty chemical manufacturing company
  • CFO for Chicago, IL specialty automation equipment supplier
  • CFO for South Bend, IN electrical maintenance and contracting services company
  • CFO for Central OH financial services company
  • CFO for a Boston, MA event rental company

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Harvest CFO Also Delivers the Right Interim CFOs to PE Portfolio Companies Across the U.S.

October 2017 — Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of filling the critically important financial leadership roles (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies, follows the same high standards and criteria for delivering the right financial leaders for interim CFO/VP of Finance roles as for its permanent placement engagements.  The result is that PE portfolio companies quickly gain tremendous value from a Harvest CFO interim CFO/VP of Finance, which then results in either a conversion of the interim to the permanent role or a very smooth transition from the interim to the newly hired permanent CFO/VP of Finance.

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Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements

September 2017  –  Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of delivering the absolute best talent for the critically important financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies, has recently completed several PE portfolio company placements.  Harvest CFO works with several leading PE firms to deliver the right financial leaders for their portfolio companies located throughout the U.S. Recent PE portfolio placements include:

  • CFO for Pittsburgh, PA area specialty chemical manufacturing company
  • CFO for Waco, TX lawn and garden product manufacturer and distributor
  • CFO for Northeast, OH area window manufacturing company
  • CFO for Morgantown, WV area environmental services contractor
  • CFO for Warren, OH area industrial equipment remanufacturer
  • CFO for Montvale, NJ area specialty fire trainer contractor
  • CFO for Cromwell, CT area specialty tool manufacturer
  • Controller for Rancho Cucamonga, CA seafood processor

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Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements

July 2017 – Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of delivering the absolute best talent for the critically important financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies, has recently completed several PE portfolio company placements.  Harvest CFO works with several leading PE firms to deliver the right financial leaders for their portfolio companies located throughout the U.S.  Recent PE portfolio placements include:

  • CFO for Sarasota, FL area building materials supplier and contractor
  • CFO for Pittsburgh, PA area specialty chemical manufacturing company
  • CFO for St. Petersburg, FL multi-office dental services organization
  • VP of Finance for Jacksonville, FL area building mechanical systems platform division
  • CFO for Waco, TX lawn and garden product manufacturer and distributor
  • CFO for Columbus, OH technology consulting services company
  • CFO for Northeast OH area window manufacturing company
  • CFO for NYC area niche manufacturer of specialty appliances
  • CFO for Morgantown, WV area environmental services contractor

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Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements

April 2017  –  Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of delivering the absolute best talent for the critically important financial leadership role (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies, has recently completed several PE portfolio company placements.  Harvest CFO works with several leading PE firms to deliver the right financial leaders for their portfolio companies located throughout the U.S.  Recent PE portfolio placements include:

  • CFO for NYC area value add distributor of specialty appliances
  • CFO for Morgantown, WV area gas and oil production environmental services company
  • CFO for Columbus, OH area technology consulting and services company
  • VP of Finance for Jacksonville, FL area building mechanical systems platform division
  • CFO for Toledo, OH area piping manufacturing company
  • CFO for Northeast, OH area window manufacturing company
  • CFO for Eastern NJ education technology company
  • CFO for Western Washington state chemical manufacturing company
  • CFO for Southern NY commercial services company Continue reading “Harvest CFO Completes Several Recent PE Portfolio Company Placements”

Harvest CFO Also Delivers the Right Interim CFOs to PE Portfolio Companies Across the U.S.

March 2017 – Harvest CFO, a recognized premier executive recruiting firm with a sole focus of filling the critically important financial leadership roles (CFO, VP of Finance) for Private Equity portfolio and middle market companies, follows the same high standards and criteria for delivering the right financial leaders for interim CFO/VP of Finance roles as for its permanent placement engagements.  The result is that PE portfolio companies quickly gain tremendous value from a Harvest CFO interim CFO/VP of Finance, which then results in either a conversion of the interim to the permanent role or a very smooth transition from the interim to the newly hired permanent CFO/VP of Finance.

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Harvest CFO delivers “A Player” executive talent to private equity portfolio companies

December 2016 – Harvest CFO recently delivered “A Player” executive talent to private equity portfolio companies located in western Washington state and central New Jersey. The PE portfolio company in western Washington state, owned by a leading Chicago-based PE firm, is a $100MM revenue chemical manufacturer that was carved out of an $800MM revenue global business. The CFO Harvest sourced and placed is local to the company and brings deep very relevant experience, skills and proven career success including direct chemical manufacturing industry experience, significant carve-out transaction experience and successful private equity portfolio company financial leadership. The PE portfolio company in central New Jersey, owned by a leading Manhattan-based PE firm, is a very successful aggressive-growth EduTech company with annual revenues approaching $100MM with aspirations for an IPO. The CFO Harvest sourced and placed brings deep very relevant experience, skills and proven career success including direct SaaS industry experience, significant SEC experience, roadshow and successful aggressive-growth private equity portfolio company financial leadership.

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