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A La CARTE Solutions delivers best-in-class accounting services and operating advice to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients are liberated from the burden of hiring and managing in-house accounting staff. Instead, they get state-of-the-art financial systems and reporting along with expert advice from our team of controllers, accounting specialists, CFOs and financial advisors.

(844) 925-2227
(844) 925-2227
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A LA CARTE logo

A La CARTE Solutions delivers best-in-class accounting services and operating advice to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients are liberated from the burden of hiring and managing in-house accounting staff. Instead, they get state-of-the-art financial systems and reporting along with expert advice from our team of controllers, accounting specialists, CFOs and financial advisors.

(844) 925-2227

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Your Expert Accounting & Finance Team

A La CARTE Solutions delivers best-in-class accounting services and operating advice to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients are liberated from the burden of hiring and managing in-house accounting staff. Instead, they get state-of-the-art financial systems and reporting along with expert advice from our team of controllers, accounting specialists, CFOs and financial advisors.

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Accounting & Reporting

Accounting & Reporting:

  • Financials
  • Audit Prep
  • Bookkeeping
  • A/P + Payroll
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CFO Advisory

CFO Advisory:

  • Forecasting
  • M&A
  • KPIs
  • Financing
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Technology Solutions

Technology Solutions

  • Accounting Systems
  • Software Integrations
  • Paperless Processes
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Specialty Services

Specialty Services:

  • SBA Loans / Capital Raise
  • Recruiting
  • Infrastructure Audits
  • Policies / Procedures
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Profit from Experience™

  • Get accurate, reliable, timely financial reporting.
  • Transform data into critical financial analytics for informed business decisions.
  • Replace paper trails with cutting-edge technology solutions.
  • Upgrade and streamline systems, policies and procedures.
  • Get tools, methods and resources for sustainable business success.

What Our Clients Say:

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“ALC helps business owners understand that just because they are selling, it doesn’t mean they are making money.”

Majid Abai
Chief Sherpa, Concepts Rise


“ALC is a SWAT-team for accounting.”

Lewis Stanton
CEO, World Gym


“ALC helped us streamline our processes, mitigate risks, recruit personnel, and elevate the overall quality of our financial reporting beyond our expectations.”

Ron Markham
Director, Unispace Company


“The ALC team brings a sense of calm to the accounting process.”

Fartuna Kunyare
Vice President, Furaat, Inc.

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“ALC transforms data from our in-house team into the critical financial analytics we need to run our business.”

Douglas C. Williams
President & CEO, Williams Data Management


”ALC’s on-boarding process was very smooth.”

Kevin Thompson
General Manager, GOOD Worldwide / Upworthy


“ALC understands the accounting nuances of our business and provides the analysis we need for key business decisions, such as pricing products to hit our margins.”

Peter Gould
Co-Founder, New Wave Toys


“ALC is a great solution for my clients needing a CFO to help them grow.”

Jon Cheng
Relationship Manager, Regional Business Bank

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“ALC did an excellent job of improving our operational efficiencies by automating and integrating the various systems.”

Todd Shields
President, The Best Service Company


“ALC treats our business like it's their business.”

Tonetta L. Conner
Managing Partner, Harrington Group


“ALC’s team provides expertise and judgment while using secure and practical technology solutions - critical factors in the long-term success of a business.”

Paul Notaras
Principal, Financial GPS


“For the price of one employee, ALC delivers an entire team of accounting experts.”

Scott Spiro
President, CSG Support

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“ALC transforms the accounting and finance function into an essential contributor to their clients’ success.”

Derek McGowan
International Financial Consulting Services


“ALC helps me sleep better at night.”

Guy Cammilleri
Former CEO, World Gym


“Within two months of taking over the accounting function, ALC enabled us to produce a robust year-end reporting package that will pass an auditor's review.”

Marc Serrio
CFO, 4Earth Farms


“ALC helped us through an ownership-transition. They developed cash flow strategies and pricing structures that increased revenue and profits during the engagement.”

Terry Harris
Controller, Mission Critical Technologies

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Meet Our Clients


$4M Non-Profit School and Membership Association

Pain Points

The non-profit had an unskilled part-time contractor managing its bookkeeping. The processes were severely deficient, limiting its opportunities.

Solutions



  • Implemented best practices with state-of-the-art, cloud-based accounting, bill pay and payroll

  • Created paperless processes, reducing the risk of employee fraud while safeguarding the company’s assets

  • Provided audit-ready, accurate, reliable, timely financial statements that can be trusted by fiduciaries and third-parties


Benefits



  • ALC’s trustworthy financial information provides peace-of-mind to its Board of Directors

  • Non-profit successfully expanded solicitations for donations and membership dues with greater confidence


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$15M Transportation and Logistics Company

Pain Points

The company’s existing accounting staff lacked the experience to deliver the comprehensive financial reporting required by its private equity investor and board of directors.

Solutions



  • Standardized accounting procedures across six operating companies to facilitate continued growth through acquisitions

  • Upgraded the quality and credibility of financial information with daily accounting and monthly, quarterly and annual consolidating and consolidated financials

  • Provide audit-ready financial statements and support outside CPA


Benefits



  • Business owner is confident that his private equity investor and BOD get accurate, reliable and timely financial data

  • 10% annual revenue growth due to business owner’s focus on strategic acquisitions instead of accounting issues

  • Private equity investor provided additional capital to support acquisitions


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$5M Health and Fitness Franchise

Pain Points

The company’s cash flow was compromised and its existing outsourced accounting provider failed to provide timely responses, prepare audit-ready financings or ensure cash controls, leading to duplicate and erroneous payments.

Solutions



  • Implemented a Cloud-based accounting system for transparency and real-time access for the CEO

  • Increased internal controls, policies and procedures and safeguards over cash and A/P

  • Implemented new revenue recognition rules specific to industry, facilitating timely audited financials


Benefits



  • Crucial business decisions being made with confidence

  • Accurate cash flow forecasting helped company survive when the Pandemic hit

  • Audit-ready financial statements reduced annual CPA audit fees by $40,000

  • Eliminated duplicate payments and expensive A/P processing time


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$8M Marketing Consulting Firm

Pain Points

In-house accounting staff was unreliable, inaccurate and perpetually late with reporting. The accounting infrastructure was manual, paper-heavy and exceedingly expensive. Corporate growth was severely limited as a result.

Solutions



  • Streamlined and automated all processes, improving A/R turnover, employee reimbursement policies and procedures and reducing the risk of fraud

  • Trained and oversee company’s accounting staff

  • Introduced a new banking and financing resource to support corporate growth


Benefits



  • Over $100,000 in annual savings from lower accounting and finance costs

  • Increased access to financing by nearly $1 million

  • Strategic acquisitions with full confidence that a fair price was paid and the investment decision was supported with accurate forecasted cash flow data


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$3M Video Game Distribution Company

Pain Points

The company had a new outside investor scrutinizing its financials, but its bookkeeper lacked the skills to provide financial forecasting and analysis.

Solutions



  • Key performance indicators (KPIs) and cash flow forecasts for informed decision-making

  • Timely, accurate financial statements

  • Reporting by service line, department and location


Benefits



  • Outside shareholder increased his investment to support growth initiatives

  • 5% annual revenue growth forecasted from owner's ability to focus on new sales channels

  • Ability to strategically plan for inventory purchases improved annual cash flow by $50k


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$4M Local Professional Services Firm

Pain Points

The company’s offsite, hourly-rate bookkeeper for 20 years was not a trained accountant or tech-savvy. Its manual accounting system was unreliable and financial reporting was chronically late.

Solutions



  • Automated bookkeeping and payroll and implement clear processes

  • Cleaned up disorganized Quickbooks ledgers and moved QB to the Cloud

  • Replaced static financials with dynamic reports, facilitating planning


Benefits



  • Saved client $80,000 annually by reducing payroll, IT and shipping costs

  • Company’s revenue has grown 3% from management’s increased focus on sales instead of accounting and finance


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$6M Records and Data Management Company

Pain Points

The company’s in-house accounting staff were not sufficiently skilled to deliver the financial analytics or advice necessary to optimize operations or achieve business growth.

Solutions



  • Helped CEO shift business model based on changing market demand

  • Scrutinized operational analytics to identify cost-savings strategies

  • Converted on premise, server-based accounting system to Cloud-based systems for real-time access to information and maximum efficiencies


Benefits



  • $165,000 in annual net savings from reduced staff (1.5 FTE’s) and IT costs

  • Increased profitability before and during the Pandemic by adapting business model to changing market demand

  • 25% revenue growth from business owner’s focus on key acquisitions instead of managing finance and accounting


CASE STUDIES

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Meet Our Clients


$5M Delivery Service Business

Pain Points

The business owners were frustrated with its existing outsourced accounting firm because financial statements were perpetually late and the provider was inaccessible and unresponsive.

Solutions



  • Profitability reports by service line and department for business planning and cost containment

  • Implemented real-time access to current financial statements for the business owners

  • Applied for a PPP loan, which was funded in 30 days, and paperwork to maximize loan forgiveness


Benefits



  • 5% increase in profitability as comprehensive reporting enables business owners make money-saving business decisions

  • 20% increase in revenues since business owners can focus on sales instead of managing finance and accounting

  • Accurate, Cloud-based financials facilitated money-saving home refinancing for the business owners


CASE STUDIES

Our Story

Growing up with an entrepreneurial father, ALC founder Shirley Wiliani was exposed to the challenges and triumphs experienced by small business owners from a young age.

ALC is the result of Shirley’s early memories, entrepreneurial mindset, Big 4 accounting background and years of experience in private industry.

Since 2010, ALC’s team of skilled CPAs and finance professionals have been delivering the accounting and operational tools business owners need to make informed decisions – and sleep better at night.

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