CPA, CGA, MBA
A nontraditional accountant with a vibrant, entrepreneurial spirit, Carly Virtue easily connects with her clientele of senior managers and business owners. As vice president of finance and operations at Balanced Solutions in Ontario, Carly utilizes her 15 years of professional experience to offer her clients personalized guidance in finding effective solutions that will alleviate their financial burdens. Prior to joining Balanced Solutions, Carly was the CFO for one of the largest urban planning companies in Eastern Ontario, and served as the director of corporate services for a wholly owned subsidiary of KPMG. Carly holds a chartered professional accountant (CPA) designation as well as her master’s degree in business administration (MBA).
Located in rural Ottawa, Balanced Solutions is a client accounting services (CAS) company that focuses on virtual (or mobile) CFO services. Balanced Solutions specializes in partnering with small to medium sized business to work alongside senior executives and entrepreneurs to aid in setting up a comprehensive financial strategy to align the business with its vision and goals. Balanced Solutions also offers a broad range of accounting services from basic compliance needs (bookkeeping), financial services and analysis, specialized reporting packages, financial health checks, staff training, and process improvements. The Balance Solutions team not only possesses the expertise to supplement a business’s existing staff, but they offer the availability of a full, turn-key, outsourced accounting department as well.
As vice president of finance and operations, Carly’s main responsibilities are to serve her clients by offering sound strategic financial implementation plans. She is also responsible staff mentoring and growing Balanced Solutions client accounting services (CAS) to include bookkeeping, financial services, and vCFO/controller services. Her strengths as a former corporate chief financial officer, lie in strategy, process improvements, efficiencies, and building specialized reporting packages to help business owners make better, more informed financial and operational decisions.
Carly Virtue, CPA, CGA, MBA
VP, Finance & Operations
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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