Michael Bongiovanni is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University with a Master’s degree in Accounting. He passed the CPA exam on his first sitting. He has experience with a “Big 4” CPA firm, as a CFO for a publicly traded company, and with Greentree Financial Group, Inc. as its President.
Michael has an outstanding record of devising and implementing innovative means to capitalize small, emerging growth-oriented companies. He is skilled at creating financial plans that serve and promote corporate expansion, strength and profitability.
His experience includes debt and equity capital, and structuring acquisitions, mergers, buy-outs, reverse mergers, and asset sales. His company, Greentree Financial, is currently invested in about 30 publicly traded companies in the US where he also lends his wide array of business experience to in tracking and managing investments, etc.
His diverse industry experience includes SEC public company reporting, automobile dealerships, real estate, and broker/dealers. In addition to his consulting, accounting and auditing expertise, he provides client services in the areas of financial advice, and helping owner-managed entrepreneurial clients succeed.
Michael is a member of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Venture Capital Committee. He serves on the board of numerous committees including being a supporter and donor to Jack Brewer Foundation (JBF Worldwide) and as President and Chairman of the Board of CVC-13 Association. He was appointed by the mayor as trustee of a municipal trust fund and as a director of Crime Stoppers in Lake Norman, North Carolina. Mike’s volunteer experience entails purchasing new socks for the poor via The Odd Sock, assistance to the Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (Charlotte region), assistance to the President of LKN Kids Network Group, assistance with marketing efforts of Little Smiles charity, assistance with the gift certificate program of American Heart Association (Charlotte region), assistance at Make-A-Wish charity events, a donor to Partners for Haitian Children, a donor and supporter of Hope Crisis Pregnancy Center, a donor and supporter of Brittains Ministries, a donor and helper of Mooresville/Lake Norman Christian Mission, etc.