Mr. Crabtree is a Business Advisor for MLA Companies. Mr. Crabtree uses his skills to support clients who seek a senior level professional who need a broad scope of experience and expertise in the finance fields.
Mr. Crabtree is a senior finance executive who has operated as a Chief Financial Officer since 1986. Mr. Crabtree’s experience over the last 20 years has given him expertise in all aspects of the closely held business’s financial issues. This includes all finance, banking, tax and compliance, valuation, credit, risk management, budgeting and forecasting, finance IT utilization, and human resource issues.
Prior to his efforts with MLA, Mr. Crabtree was a Vice President of Finance & CFO for Projects Unlimited, Inc. Some of his accomplishments while with Projects Unlimited included reduced monthly closing times; management of finance team; revision and efficiency of pricing approach, increase sales substantially; negotiation of all insurance contracts; design and implementation of sales incentive programs; negotiation of financing packages; evaluation, purchase, and implementation of performance management software; securing tax credits and grants.
Prior to Projects Unlimited, Inc., Mr. Crabtree worked as the CFO of Minco Tool & Mold, Inc. where he was again responsible for the operation of the accounting department and was part of the leadership team who increased revenue over 322% over a 12 year period.
Mr. Crabtree has also served as a partner in a public accounting firm.
Mr. Crabtree is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. Mr. Crabtree holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Wright State University.
Mr. Crabtree is married, has two children and resides in Miami Township, Ohio.