Pacific Crest Group helps you build an amazing business. We provide local teams in the Bay Area to manage your back office accounting and HR processes as if they were your own internal department. This way you can focus less on the tasks that give you headaches and more on what you do best. Our team provides you with all of the granular work and insight you need to make strategic decisions.
Our Brand Promise
SystemsYou will receive systems based on solutions that are not dependent on a specific person.
Written policies, procedures, checklists.
efficient technology platforms.
StrategyYou will obtain information from our services that are strategic in nature and easy to find.
Clear and consistent reports
KPI's with defined goals.
ServiceYou will recceive exceptional customer service and work with professionals who help you look over the horizon.
Forward thinking advice.
We Help You Focus On Your Strengths
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David Overmyer, CFO Consultant
David has been providing CFO services to emerging business, primarily VC backed software and technology companies, for the past ten years. During the last several years David has facilitated fundraising activities of over $50 million for his clients and has played a key role in the sale of three of his clients. Prior to 2007, David was the SVP, Finance for CNET Networks, which he joined as a start-up in 1995 and led the growth and development of its financial and accounting operations as it became a publicly-held company with revenues of nearly $400 million, world-wide operations and more than 2,500 employees.
Katrina Fehring, HR Senior Advisor
Katrina Fehring is the HR Senior Advisor for Pacific Crest Group bringing over 15 years of human resource and management experience creating human resource infrastructure systems, products and services in both the private and nonprofit sectors, large and small businesses across a variety of industry sectors. She brings excellent knowledge of organizational development and a full range of human resources best practices critical to any organization’s success.
Carolyn Pettit, HR / Operations Manager
Carolyn is in PCG’s Human Resources Consulting Department. She was the second member of our department, hired back in 2010, and has helped us grow to a team of 5 internal employees servicing more than 30 clients over the past four years. She specializes in the hands-on administration and strategic planning for benefits, payroll, and employee management. Having worked with a wide array of platforms, Carolyn has a natural aptitude for quickly assimilating & analyzing any system making her our in-house payroll guru for any and all situations.
Jehanne De Walque, Controller / Operations Manager
With over 15 years of extensive U.S. and International, operational and financial experience, Jehanne is a committed professional with excellent financial analysis, management and social responsibility skills. She moved into the role of a corporate finance analyst for an investment bank after receiving a BA & MA in Business Engineering and International Management at universities in both Sweden and Belgium. She brought her experience to the Bay Area as a Finance Manager before joining PCG. Jehanne acts as a Controller for her PCG clients and as an operations manager for one of the two PCG accounting teams.
Brad Kennison, Controller / Operations Manager
Brad is a Finance & Accounting professional with over 25 years of experience in corporate accounting and finance as well as public accounting. He worked as an auditor while in public accounting, and has held positions as Controller, Treasurer, V.P. Finance, and CFO with various private companies. Brad acts as a Controller for his PCG clients and as an operations manager for one of the two PCG accounting teams, focused on providing accurate, timely and useful financial information for the clients his team services.
Dave Aguero, CFO Consultant
Over the last seven years, Dave has served as a CFO for privately-held companies either in a permanent capacity or in an interim role. Prior to that, Dave was a business development officer for various commercial finance companies. Dave began his career in public accounting in 1983 with Deloitte, Haskins, and Sells, and then worked as a corporate controller for an international transportation equipment finance company prior to becoming a business development officer.
Doug Crawford, Senior Advisor
Doug has well over 20 years of experience delivering success in operations/ financial management, business planning, and organizational development- across numerous industries. His leadership experience includes a number of both consulting and management roles- related to leveraging digital media & operating platforms, building brands and their organizational effectiveness, and strategy development and implementation.
Franka Winchester, Co-Founder and General Partner
Franka is one of Pacific Crest Group’s two co-founders, and currently leads our Sales and Marketing Department. She has enjoyed working with clients over the years and her passion is to dramatically improve how business owners run and grow their companies. Franka strives to build solid, trust based relationships with PCG’s current and potential clients, as well as other professionals in the small business world.As a result of her dedication to the success of our clients, PCG continues to grow and is integrating more sophisticated services and technology that will in turn, benefit our clients.
TJ Van Voorhees, Co-Founder and General Partner
TJ is one of Pacific Crest Group’s two co-founders, and leads our business consulting and CFO Services. He brings two decades of strategic planning, business and financial expertise to PCG’s clients. He has held positions as CEO of McKendree’s, Inc.; Served on the board of the directors of Entreprenuers Organization of San Francisco for four years and served as treasurer for two; the CFO of Marin Ophthalmic Consultants, Inc.; the Board Chair of Stickney & Co, Inc., and the Board Chair and President of WPIA.