Thomas Pickett

Thomas Pickett

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Mentone, CA

Languages:English

How I can help you

Had over 30 years experience in Accounting, Treasurey and Risk Management (including Insurance in both US and Foreign companies)--both public and private.  Worked for companies from very small to large size.  Early experience was with old line and high technology manufacturing companies.  The products included medical equipment, clean rooms, computer memory test equipment, life support ventilators, anesthesia equipment, robotically controlled wet wafer processing equipment, smoke stack polution control equipment and computer software.  

Spent a significant amount of time working on Strategic, Short Term Planning and Budgeting in single and multiple company environments.  Progressed from Accountant to Chief Financial Officer.  

Had a lot of experience implementing Business (Accounting) Systems including ERP systeens,  

Worked closely with Banks setting up and maintaining credit lines.  Worked with Banks and Brokerage firms handling company and company owner investments, including Stocks, Bonds and Real Estate. Handled complex insurance programs, fiduciary bonds and performance bonds for domestic and foreign operations.

Has heavy experience working with auditors of various types includeing CPA, Tax, and various Government Agency audits (foreign and domestic), and DCAA (Federal Government) audits.

Education

Complete BA degree in Business and Accounting from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois.  Also completed an MBA in Accounting and Finance from the University of Arizona.  Did additional class work at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, and UCLA in Los Angeles, California, while working fulll time.

Earned certificate from the American Production and Inventory Control Society (AIPCS).

Earned Certified Property and Casualty Underwriter certification (CPCU).

Attended variouis seminars on a continuing education basis.

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