Paul is the owner and manager of The Holst Equation. He has a professional designation as a Certified General Accountant. Paul has more than twenty years of hands on internal business accounting experience in small businesses ranging from $200K to $60M in gross revenues.
Paul has worked with many business owners and managers on strategic direction and has managed all hands-on internal accounting functions. His experience includes bookkeeping, payroll, HST, preparation & analysis of internal financial statements, budgeting, business plans, cash flow management, working with external accountants & auditors, performance measurement, maximization of profits, strategic planning for growth and full cycle consulting for many small business acquisitions.
Paul understands income taxes and the effect it can have on the internal accounting and distribution of income to the shareholders or owners. He does not, however, do any personal or corporate income tax preparation or planning. Paul works with and refers all tax matters to those that have specialized in this area of accounting.
As a small business owner, Paul understands the importance of reacting quickly to change and making good financial, operational, sales & marketing and strategic decisions.