Special Projects

Finding trusted and knowledgeable outside resources with the experience necessary to quickly and expertly evaluate and then respond to project needs, timelines and budgets can be extremely challenging.

Companies of all sizes struggle with finding the human resources and internal knowledge base for many highly specialized accounting projects, such as account reconciliations, accounting policies and procedures, relocating accounting operations, or accounting project management. Or maybe you just need additional resources when internal capacity is strained or you have to meet demanding time constraints.

Our Special Projects team’s accounting and project management experience coupled with a depth of available resources enables clients to quickly obtain the seasoned professionals necessary for any accounting project. AC Lordi’s credibility with outside auditors and legal teams is predicated on technical excellence, extensive project management experience and an unparalleled commitment to quality.

From limited assistance with small tasks to complete turnkey project management for complex projects, our accounting professionals can help you with all of your project requirements, including:

  • Provide transition management and support
  • Provide accounting project management and resources for public and private financing transactions
  • Prepare account reconciliation and related procedures
  • Evaluate and develop accounting policies and procedures
  • Relocate accounting operations
  • Provide transaction related integration or separation related services
  • Provide support in the implementation of new financial systems
  • Manage or support day-to-day accounting operations, including general ledger transactions and closings
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts
  • Provide CPE-qualified training

AC Lordi’s Special Projects team includes former CFOs, controllers and public accounting professionals who understand the requirements necessary to complete initiatives on time and within budget.

Meet Our Experts

Rob Bright, CPA, CFE

Principal, Accounting Services

Rob has more than 20 years of accounting and audit experience including expertise with GAAP, SEC reporting and due diligence. A former manager with Deloitte & Touche, Rob has worked with clients spanning a broad spectrum of industries, including manufacturing, wholesalers and distribution, software development, trucking and transportation, oil and gas, leasing companies, property and casualty insurers, employee benefit plans, non-profit organizations and service companies. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Southeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center.

Phone: 610-455-2066
Email: rbright@aclordi.com

Rob Fenton, MS

Principal, Accounting Services

Rob has 25 years of experience in manufacturing accounting, acquisitions, divestitures, public offerings, corporate finance and financial planning. He supports clients with his expertise in SEC reporting, budgeting and forecasting, complex accounting issues, due diligence, and transition support for acquisition and merger integration issues. He has served as the Corporate Controller for a $12 billion agricultural and construction equipment manufacturer as well as the world’s largest building materials company. Rob holds both a B.S. and an M.S. in Economics from Pennsylvania State University.

Phone: 610-455-2076
Email: rfenton@aclordi.com

Lisa Hilburn, CPA

Principal, Accounting Services

Lisa has provided audit and business advisory services for private, start-up companies and Fortune 100 multinational corporations with industry experience that includes manufacturing, healthcare, pharmaceutical, and not-for-profit companies. She has held key accounting roles for clients, including Consolidation Manager, Director of Accounting & Finance, and Assistant Controller. She also has seven years of Big 4 experience as an Audit Manager for Price Waterhouse. Lisa holds a B.A. in Business Administration from Gettysburg College.

Phone: 610-455-2078
Email: lhilburn@aclordi.com