Steve Parrish of Parrish Business Services, provides CFO services on an outsourced, fractional basis to Phonesuite. He views small to medium size business to be the backbone of the American economy and has been living out his passion to help this segment for over 35 years.
Steve started his diverse career with the CPA firm Deloitte Haskins & Sells, now Deloitte and Touche. He has worked for companies across a broad range of industries and ranging from start-ups to mature companies with annual revenues in excess of $250 million. International business has taken him throughout Europe, into Canada, Japan and Israel, and across Australia. Steve has also helped over 20 companies successfully navigate their way through the fatiguing and often emotionally charged process of a corporate sale or exit.
Steve holds an MBA degree in finance and accounting from Cornell University and a BA degree in economics and mathematics from Colgate University. He has earned multiple certifications in his career, which coupled with ongoing education and training courses, reflect his commitment to provide clients with a “best practices” approach to his consulting services.
Steve has been a member of the Board of Directors for Hydrosphere Resource Consultants and for InstruTech, Inc. Outside of his career responsibilities, Steve is a member of the Boulder Valley Rotary Club, the International Business Circle and the Colgate Club of the Rockies.
Steve and his wife reside in Boulder, Colorado where they enjoy traveling internationally, tramping in the outdoors while birdwatching and camping, downhill skiing and staying fit on their road bikes.