Private Business Advisory

Strategy & Consulting
Private Business Advisory
Strategy & Consulting


Our private business advisory services support business owners and CEOs of private companies and non-profits by helping them tackle the highly complex and ever-present challenges that exist in today’s business environment. Our focus is centered on helping you align strategically with your business goals and identifying and capitalizing on opportunities. Whether you’re looking for an interim CFO, searching for specialized help, interested in upgrading your financial systems and processes, or simply looking for staff augmentation, our private business advisory services can meet these needs, in addition to providing a variety of other services.

We take a holistic approach to understand your company’s specific challenges and opportunities – in fact, we like to refer to ourselves as your “coach” or “general manager,” meaning we lead your team in selecting the correct strategic decisions to meet your goals and achieve success as specifically defined by your organization. Our team has the resources and experience to guide you in preserving and growing the business you’ve worked so hard to build, while upholding the highest standards of accounting, audit and assurance services.

Who We Serve

HW&Co. accountants serve as trusted advisors and provide strategic business advisory services to private companies in a wide range of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, construction, healthcare, nonprofit, and private equity, as well as other types of professional service firms. Companies benefiting from our private business advisory services include:

  • Startups
  • Entities with limited internal staff or that lack the level of accounting sophistication they need
  • Established entities that need additional resources, staff, or extra assistance in a specific area of expertise
  • Entities requiring the ability to temporarily or permanently outsource services
150+ Employees – Six Locations – One Firm

Q & A

What services are included in private business advisory services?

Our private business advisory team tailors services to meet your company’s specific needs. We work with you to determine which combination of traditional and custom solutions will best meet your unique challenges. Many of our offerings fall into either operational, financial or strategic categories, and you can find more information about each of these areas by perusing the menu at the top of this webpage.

How are private business advisory services different than traditional accounting services?

Private business advisory services do include many of our traditional services! However, what sets our private business advisory services apart is that HW&Co.’s advisors create customized and holistic solutions targeted specifically to your company’s vision and strategic goals. These services often combine both traditional and non-traditional offerings. We take a holistic approach to understand your company’s specific challenges and opportunities, and then build a solution to help you achieve your personalized goals.

Private Business Advisory Leadership