Behind the Numbers Financial Consulting, LLC is a…
Financial management consulting, training and educational company established to meet the evolving needs of entrepreneurs, small business owners, and established companies. With over 12 years of financial accounting, auditing, tax and operational experience for various Fortune 100 and 500 companies, we have a thorough understanding of business operations which allows us to successfully turn a business owner or management’s financial (and operational) chaos into financial success.
Some of the industries we have worked with include: oil and gas, energy and utilities, IT and software development, engineering and construction, food servicing and distribution, automotive, manufacturing, professional services (including medical and legal), just to name a few.
Whether you are frustrated with trying to understand the numbers, need to get to your company’s bottom line, or need help:
- getting your executives to think like business owners,
- implementing financial systems, processes and procedures,
- managing your company revenues, budget, and cash flow,
- implementing internal controls or prepare for an upcoming audit,
- getting the support of a CFO,
- training employees on bookkeeping and how to use the accounting system, or
- doing your own business bookkeeping…
Behind the Numbers team is ready to step in and relieve you...
of your headaches and smooth things out for your business finances so that you can focus on what you do best and be on the road achieving long term growth, sustainable profits and cash flow.
The right kind of financial expertise makes all the difference to your profit revenue and the success of your business is too important to be left to just anyone. We are committed to working with you as your business partner and advisor. Let us show you how our unique approach will help your business.
Ashley D. Harris not your “average” finance and accounting professional.
She is the vibrant, creative and energetic Founder and Creator of Behind the Numbers Financial Consulting, LLC. She has always had a passion for educating, encouraging, and serving others. Working out problems and providing strategy is what she does. Ashley takes the detailed, patient approach to helping solve your business finance and operational issues.
Known as The Growth CFO and Business Financial Educator, Ashley uses her 12 plus years of diverse audit and accounting experience in public and private companies. During her tenure as a Controller/CFO and Internal Auditor, she gained a wealth of experience and knowledge in various areas such as financial, operational, & compliance auditing, accounting & internal control systems implementation, budgeting & cash flow management, financial & project accounting, business process improvements, tax compliance, federal and state tax, human resources, and payroll. With this experience, Ashley is able to help small business owners and management ensure financial and operational success in their business.
She also helps entrepreneurs increase their financial intelligence by teaching on business finance fundamentals that will help them become financially conscious CEO’s so that they can make sound decisions that will keep their business afloat.
Ashley differentiates herself from others as she has a heart for educating first and implementing lasts to make sure you understand all of the pieces of your financial puzzle.
She’s a native Louisianan (now residing in Houston, TX) who holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from Louisiana Tech University (Ruston, LA) and an Associate of Science in Accounting from Southern University A&M – Shreveport / Bossier Campus (Shreveport, LA). She also serves on the board of directors of two local non-profit organizations: Agape Children’s Emergency Rescue Shelter and I Know Somebody Houston.
Ashley’s business and personal mottos are: 1) Know Your Money, Know Your Numbers, Know Your Business and 2) Plan Now. Budget Accordingly. Save Money. Spend Wisely.”
Ashley has been featured in CreditCardGuide.com (2015), She E.O. Community Radio (2015), Brotherhood Network Radio (2014 Live Interview), and The Suit Magazine (2013).
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Your business is a reflection of you — unique and unlike any other entity in the market today. You must have in place individual processes tailored to fit your business (or company) needs.