Philadelphia, PA – September 16th, 2022 – Centri Business Consulting, LLC is excited to announce the addition of a new Director, Jonathan Brendle, to the firm. He brings with him over 14 years of public and private accounting experience. At Centri, Jon provides advisory services to clients across multiple industries. He is a leader in the firm’s Accounting & Audit Support practice and supports clients with technical research and preparation of financial statements.
“We are pleased to have Jon join our New York office,” said Michael Aiello, Centri’s CEO & Managing Partner. “Jon’s experience in audit support, as well as both public and private accounting, is a valuable addition to our firm and to our clients. We look forward to leveraging his extensive experience to serve our clients’ growing needs for financial process improvements and audit preparation services.”
Prior to joining Centri, Jon was the Director of Finance for over 4 years at Léman Manhattan Preparatory School, an elite-level private institution located in the Financial District of Manhattan, New York City. There, he oversaw all aspects of finance, accounting, staffing strategy, and payroll. Jon led the finance and accounting team in making substantial improvements to the business, including a customized NetSuite ERP implementation, optimized cash cycle process, reduction in uncollectable receivables, and improved customer contract turnaround time. Additionally, he designed and implemented sound internal controls for procedures around student enrollment, the general ledger, month and year-end close, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, financial reporting, and treasury. He also developed effective tools for forecasting, budgeting, and cash management which significantly enhanced forward visibility for both short-term benefits and long-term strategic planning.
Prior to his time at Léman, Jon was an Audit Supervisor at CBIZ MHM and Marks Paneth LLP, where he managed audit engagements for both private and public clients in various industries, including apparel, manufacturing, airline services, investment funds, hospitality, media, entertainment, and advertising. Additionally, he was an active member of the firm’s Employee Benefit Plan teams and managed 401(k) and ESOP plan audits throughout his time there.
Jon received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Fordham University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner.
About Centri Business Consulting, LLC
Centri Business Consulting provides the highest quality advisory consulting services to its clients by being reliable and responsive to their needs. Centri provides companies with the expertise they need to meet their reporting demands. Centri specializes in financial reporting, internal controls, technical accounting research, valuation, and CFO and HR advisory services for companies of various sizes and industries. From complex technical accounting transactions to monthly financial reporting, our professionals can offer any organization the specialized expertise and multilayered skillsets to ensure the project is completed timely and accurately.
For more information, please visit www.CentriConsulting.com
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