Jim Hirschauer, President
Jim was a Senior Auditor for Arthur Andersen & Co., at the time the world's largest accounting firm, before forming James Hirschauer & Co. Additionally, he was the Financial Operations Officer for a closely-held, consolidated company headquartered in northeast Ohio, with several outlets in Ohio and Pennsylvania. He has been a lecturer and instructor of accounting, taxes, auditing, and finance in the undergraduate and MBA programs at several universities in Ohio including Kent State University, Lake Erie College, and Cuyahoga Community College. He has spoken at numerous small business workshops and seminars and to various other groups on accounting, tax, and management concerns of small business and individuals, including the Small Business Administration. He has been a guest expert on several major radio networks in Ohio on current tax and finance issues. He has been published in several Ohio newspapers and national periodicals including the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Crain's Cleveland Business, Accounting Today, Corporate Cleveland, the Independent Dealer, the COSE Update Magazine, and the Small Business News on management, tax, and financial topics of importance to small business and individuals.