John is the co-founder of CPA Crossings, LLC, established in 2001. John serves as a strategic technology advisor to accounting firms and other business organizations on how to leverage the power of cloud-based technology tools.
There has never been a more turbulent time in the evolution of business technology. John helps business leaders to understand the nature of rapidly evolving technologies and how to harness them to remain ahead of the curve competitively and avoid the risk of obsolete business processes.
John shares his expertise as a nationally recognized speaker on business technology at educational conferences, through online webcasts and strategic planning retreats.
John delivers over 100 presentations annually on a wide range of accounting profession related technology topics. Some of the current popular topics include:
•Big Data and Data Analytics
•Communicate, collaborate, and share knowledge with Office 365 and Teams
•KPI Dashboards: The New Financial Reporting Model
•Artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic process automation (RPA)
•How to Build a Virtual Accounting Practice
Some of John’s key accomplishments include:
•AICPA Business & Industry CPA Hall of Fame inductee
•Top 25 Thought Leader award by the CPA Practice Advisor (2011 – 2021)
•Past Chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs
•Michigan Association of CPAs Innovative User of Technology award
•Former national technology consulting partner with BDO, LLP
•Nationally recognized speaker on CPA technology
•Co-author of 10 Steps to a Digital Practice in the Cloud, published by the AICPA