Having over 33 years experience in accounting and finance, I've heald the Chief Financial Officer position in a variety of companies.
Currently I am a "leased" Chief Financial Officer for The Barber Shop Studios Cutting Edge in Sound Design, a state-of-the-art recording studio in Hopatcong NJ; Waffle Makers Productions, a full-service music production company serving producers, professional songwriters, artists, and publishers worldwide; Dream Makers Music LLC, an owner of artist recording contracts, publishing companies, and joint venture development deals; Dream Makers MP3, an internet based music distribution and talent showcase for the up and coming musician in all genre of music; Dream Makers Music, a recording company; Riverstyx Properties LLC, a real estate holding and property management company. I am also the principal of Farrell and Associates LLC, a management and financial consulting firm that provides professional services to several high tech and entrepreneurial companies in Northern New Jersey.
My early business involvement was primarily in Fortune 500 companies. After a 10 year stint with E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company , I became interested in a more entrepreneurial environment with assignments ranging from biomedical research to computerized testing equipment for the military and other companies.
I holdsa BS degree in accounting and management science from Kean University and a MBA in finance from the Rand Graduate School of Business-Lincoln University Currently, Steve is working on an MS degree at Thomas Edison State College in the field of International Finance. I am also a Certified Business Manager and a member of the Institute of Management Accountants. I am a published author in the field of personal computers and accounting.
An Eagle Scout and Scoutmaster, I have been involved in the Boy Scouts of America for over 48.5 years. I am an Executive Officer and Treasurer and sit on the Board of Directors for the Northern NJ Council. Active in my community,I am also a member of the Rotary International.