We carefully curated a team of professionals that understand a thing or two about growth, financials, and the challenges of scaling.
Matthew Barbieri, CPAChief TroublemakerAs a Partner-in-Charge of the Media, Technology and Life Sciences group, Matt's focus ranges from start-up companies in their inception stages and seed financing to helping developed companies and continuing their organic growth. He stays in touch with important and current issues by regularly attending tech meet-ups.
Mark BrennerChief Return-on-Sacrifice OfficerMark Brenner joined WEST after helping over 30 early stage companies accelerate their business and get a “return on sacrifice” for its Founders and early investors. He was Founder/CEO of three companies that he ran thru Sale/IPO, two of which went on to generate over $100 million in revenue and over $1 billion valuation. Mr. Brenner has over 13 years as an investment banker and venture capitalist.
Jeff ShearSoftware DeveloperJeff is a great combination of a technologist and an entrepreneur who has experience in building startup technology and bringing it to market. He has successfully built tech in a variety of industries and feels his greatest strength is to bring business ideas to life through technology solutions.
Donna Woronka, CPA, MBAChief Client OfficerDonna helps your team onboard while supervising the bookkeeping operations. She is here to ensure that your accounting experience is as painless as possible.
Jacob BlockRelationship BuilderJake leads our business development efforts for WEST. His previous experience in startups allows him to relate to our clients on an intimate level. Jake prefers to be our client's first call when in need, or trying to solve a problem.
Sean ColrickDirector of Client PartnershipsSean is responsible for maintaining the client-partner eco-system within WISS, as well as their Early Stage Technology Division, WEST. Responsible for referring in providers and partners into the client ecosystem, as well as facilitating sales introductions for our clients as a no-overhead sales solution.
Mary PrattAccount ManagerMary is an Account Manager for the WEST team. She works closely with CEO’s and Founders maintaining their financial records, allowing them to focus on what they’re best at – growing and managing a successful business!
Lauren StellaAccount ManagerLauren is the Account Manager/Bookkeeper for the WEST team. She works on maintaining the financial records for our clients, and working with CEO’s and Founders to help them understand and manage their finances.
Dominick TanellaAccount ManagerDominick is an Account Manager for the WEST team. Using various accounting software programs including QBO and Xero, Dominick assists company Founders and CEOs with their monthly bookkeeping needs ensuring financials are accurate and reliable.
Kelly SchillaciAccount ManagerKelly is an Account Manager for the WEST team. She works with CEOs and company founders to provide a diverse range of financial needs for their growing companies.
Kristy DucheneAccount ManagerKristy is an Account Manager for the WEST team.