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Senior Finance Position

Randall Verona, C.A.
232 Baseline Road, Ottawa, ON, K7G 4P7
Res: (xxx) 478-0378 -- Cel: (xxx) 304-7262 -- Net:


Chief Financial Officer position in a medium sized company in the manufacturing or services sector where I can add value with my more than 20 years of experience as a CA: directing and controlling financial management functions, analyzing financial operations of troubled companies, devising/implementing successful turnaround strategies, and developing medium to long-term business development and growth strategies to guide senior management.


  • Significant success in assessing troubled operations and implementing effective turnaround measures.
  • Excellent team builder and leader; managing financial and operational teams in dynamic environments.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to breakdown complex operations and identify essential functions.
  • Demonstrated ability to advise senior management on all aspects of operations and strategic planning.
  • Above average ability to communicate with and motivate staff in various operational functions.
  • Proven ability to manage the financial operations of companies and move them into growth mode.


CFO, Franklin Investments Inc., Ottawa, ON (2012-2015)
Reporting directly to the President, accountable for the financial operations and reporting of all departments reporting to the CEO. Responsible for: accounting and financial reporting operations, purchasing and acquisition activities, and financial system analysis and development.

President/Owner, R. Verona, C.A., Ottawa, ON (1993-2012)
Managed and controlled the financial operations of numerous companies over a 20-year period, including:
Mountainview Group Inc., Hotels (2005-2011)
Guided the company from near bankruptcy in 1992 to profitability and acquisition of two additional hotels.
Precision Tools Inc., Tool Manufacturer (2003 - 2004)
Managed financial operations through major growth period, including $30 million contract with Boeing Inc.
Enviro Packaging Inc., Package Manufacturer (1998 - 2002)
Managed financial turnaround of company from near bankruptcy to a profit of over $1 million in two years.
Island Investments Inc. (1993 - 1997)
Advised the CEO and managed all aspects of financial and contract operations during a major growth period, from equity of $300K in 1993 to over $200 million in 1997. Handled all aspects of land acquisition and disposal ($5+ million), lease negotiations ($1+ million), and five major construction projects ($20+ million).


  • Chartered Accountant (C.A.), Financial Planner, (fin. pl.), University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, 2000.
  • Public Accountancy, McGill University, Montreal, QC, 1987.
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, 1985.


  • Founder: Fields of Dreams Foundation which raises money to send underprivileged kids to sports camps.
  • Served as interviewer of possible beneficiaries for children's Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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