William R. Cochran, CPA
Prior to the founding of the financial advisory
company that bears his name, Bill Cochran served in key
financial executive positions in the manufacturing, service,
and wholesale distribution sectors, as well as, an initial
career position with a Big 5 public accounting firm. He
served as Vice President of Finance/CFO for R&L Carriers,
Inc., Multi-Color Corporation, Inc., and AluChem, Inc.,
all regionally based Cincinnati companies. He also served
as Vice President/Corporate Controller of Decorative Concepts,
Inc., a Milford, Ohio wholesale distributor. Mr. Cochran
has also held numerous financial, controlling, and auditing
positions with Owens-Corning Fiberglas, Libbey-Owens-Ford,
Co., and Deloitte & Touche.
Mr. Cochran possesses a solid background
in financial management with expertise in cash management
in highly leveraged environments, debt restructuring business
plan development, loan covenant development and administration,
and turnaround strategies. He also possesses significant
expertise in banking relations, financial department reengineering,
management reporting, and budgeting and forecasting with
an emphasis on cash flow maximization.
Developing a level of trust and support
in his executive financial and compliance officer positions,
Mr. Cochran has established a reputation for providing utmost
integrity in his dealings with clients.
Mr. Cochran is a Certified Public Accountant.
He holds an MBA in finance from Xavier University and received
a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University
of Indianapolis. He is involved in the local community serving
as the chairperson of the annual corporate fund raising
program for a local private high school.