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 Steve Finkelstein:

Two CityPlace Drive Suite 200, St. Louis MO 63141 (W) 314-812-4880 (M) 314-409-6869

Steve is the founder and president of Advisory Business Solutions. Over the past 38+ years, he has built a reputation
for helping organizations solve problems and achieve their business objectives. Steve is passionate about his work and promotes innovative thinking and helping his clients see new possibilities. He brings a unique blend of both strategic and tactical solutions to deliver bottom line results. Steve's goal is to develop long-term client relationships, earning their trust and delivering value.

38 years of combined industry and consulting experience, providing a balanced perspective of theory and practice--leading to innovative solutions, actions and results. See how your business could benefit from Steve's experience in:

Areas of Specialty:

Strategic Planning & Implementation

Demonstrates success in facilitating the development and implementation of strategic plans, supporting business plans and performance management systems. In addition, helps leaders transform their functions in support and alignment with the enterprise strategy.

Project Management & System

Outstanding track record in systems implementations with a business focus. Effective in mobilizing project teams, developing and executing plans while achieving the stated business objectives.

Workshop Facilitation
& Training

Exceptional workshop facilitation skills for executive retreats and team-based problem solving. Proven
workshops include: strategic planning, process redesign, team-based problem solving, driving shareholder value and organizational transformation. The workshop approach builds project team momentum, ownership and commitment.

Significant Results

As a result of a strategic planning initiative, one of Steve's clients was inducted into the Balanced Scorecard Hall-of- Fame, receiving recognition for extraordinary results from implementing their strategy using the balanced scorecard. Steve led a client's global financial transformation initiative which received recognition by winning the CFO Magazine prestigious Reach Award.

Professional Experience

Deloitte & Touche, LLP (Partner) 1999-2006
Grant Thornton, LLP (Partner)    1995-1999
Dun & Bradstreet Software (Consulting) 1990-1995
Monsanto (Accounting & Systems)   1970-1990