Emerging companies need dedicated, caring partners who can help navigate the challenges and complexities of early stage development and transform big ideas into viable, growing businesses. Skoda Minotti’s Emerging Companies Group works alongside you at every stage of your journey, leveraging deep experience and applying unique insights that position you for success—all at rates that fit your budget.
Business Stage: I have an idea/concept but haven’t yet established a company or secured pre-seed funding
Business Stage: I’m an established entity with a product/service currently in development using seed round funding
Bundle Offering: Includes services under our fractional COO, fractional CFO and investor advisory offerings depending on the needs of the founders and the organization. Examples include KPI consulting, operational rolling horizon forecast development and maintenance, and accounting software setup and maintenance
For more information on our bundle offerings, please email Rich Mazzola, CPA, or call Rich at 440-386-5164.
Investor Relationship Services
Board of Directors Governance
Accounting and Tax Services
We are passionate about helping emerging companies grow. To better serve your business, the Skoda Minotti Emerging Companies Group offers discounts up to 40% of normal rates based on the life cycle stage of your business. We also offer flexible billing approaches to meet your schedule.
For more information about our Emerging Companies Services, please email Rich Mazzola, CPA, or call Rich at 440-386-5164.
2019 Manufacturing and Distribution Survey Report
What are the concerns and challenges of manufacturing companies in Northeast Ohio? Find out in the latest survey results.
Growth Through Acquisition
If a potential acquisition aligns with your business strategy and can help propel it forward, then this e-book is for you.
Five Steps Toward Process Improvement in Your Organization
Reviewing and improving your existing business processes should be an integral part of your operating cadence. Learn more in our free e-book.
Lease Accounting Standards Updates – What You Need to Know for 2019
New lease accounting standards will significantly impact many U.S.-based businesses—and soon. Learn what your company needs to do to prepare in our free e-book.
The 7 Elements That Fuel Fast-Track Expansion and Profitability
Through our experience helping businesses transform operations, plan for growth and pursue it with fidelity, we’ve identified 7 elements that fuel fast-track expansion and profitability.
2018 Northeast Ohio Real Estate and Construction Survey
The results of Skoda Minotti’s 11th annual survey of the Northeast Ohio Real Estate and Construction industries are now available for download.
GROWING GLOBAL: Navigating Business Issues and Opportunities Beyond U.S. Borders
In a follow-up to Going Global, this eBook continues to cover the complexity of international tax issues, and what to consider when operating outside U.S. borders.
2017 Manufacturing and Distribution Survey Report
The results of the 2017 Northeast Ohio Manufacturing Survey are now available for download.
Blockchain Primer - Preparing for the Next Phase of Digital Growth
Introductory insight into blockchain - what it is, how it works, and how its used in various industries including accounting - along with an in-depth explanation of security considerations.
Fueling Business Growth Through Planning
This e-book is designed to help business owners like you appreciate the value of planning for your business.
Fraud Prevention Measures
This e-book addresses several fraud prevention measures that businesses and organizations can take to minimize the risk of being a fraud victim.
2017 Northeast Ohio Real Estate and Construction Survey
The results of Skoda Minotti’s ninth annual survey of the Northeast Ohio Real Estate and Construction industries are now available for download.
Transfer Pricing E-Book
This e-book presents important information about transfer pricing for tax professionals and corporate leaders at MNCs, as well as those who seek to take their enterprises global.
Winning the Acquisition Game
Sound strategies and practical techniques to help you achieve victory at every stage of your acquisition journey.
A bold concept developed by a longtime industry expert advocates a fundamental shift in how construction firms operate. Is it the way forward, or should firms tread lightly?
The 5 Stages of Value Maturity
If your business is poised at the threshold of its next growth chapter, and you’re ready for the next chapter in your life, the time to build value and plan for your ultimate transition may be at hand.
Skoda Minotti Insights e-Book - 2017
There's a lot to think about when running a business. Let our advisors shed some light on some of the biggest issues your business will face in this 12-article e-book.
Manufacturing and Distribution Survey Report
Download our survey results of the Manufacturing and Distribution Indusry.
Unveiling Your Security Nightmares
Learn how your organization can identify, contain and prevent the latest malware attack, ransomware.
Skoda Minotti Insights e-Book
The business advisors at Skoda Minotti take a closer look at growing your business in this 11-article e-book.
Overcoming the Challenges of Today’s Manufacturer
This e-book provides insight and guidance on how best to boost your bottom-line performance.
12 (More) Great Ideas
Learn 12 great ideas for stretching your dollar in meaningful ways.
Exit Planning - Key Steps to a Successful and Profitable Exit
Our exit planning e-book introduces exit planning and addresses the most important first steps to a successful and profitable exit.
Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent
In this e-book, we will share our views about staffing challenges and opportunities for businesses and organizations of every size and scope.
State and Local Tax Issues That Affect Your Business
Our SALT e-book addresses the state and local tax issues that affect your business today.
GOING GLOBAL: International Tax Issues to Consider Before Expanding Overseas
This e-book addresses the hottest issues in international tax.
Drafting Considerations for Attorneys: Buy-Sell Agreements, Accounting, Tax and Valuation Issues
This e-book will help you identify and understand key accounting, tax and valuation considerations when drafting and reviewing agreements.
The Anatomy of an Acquisition
This e-book will help you lessen your exposure to risk before, during and post-acquisition.
12 Great Ideas for Tax Savings
This e-book, “12 Great Ideas,” is a collection of our 12 tax-savings blogs.
What to Expect from your First Employee Benefit Plan Audit
Tips on how to choose an auditor and what to expect before and after the audit.
What to Consider When Designing an Executive Compensation Program
Attract and retain top talent with an effective executive compensation program
Valuation Considerations When Buying or Selling a Business
A comprehensive guide to help you understand valuation concepts to consider in merger and acquisition transactions
How a Company is Valued: An Overview of Valuation Methods and Their Application
A guide to the methodologies and components of the valuation of privately held companies
Tax Season: 5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Income Tax Fraud
Helpful tips to assist you in preventing identity theft during income tax season.
Valuation and Financial Considerations in Divorce: Common Issues and Concepts
A helpful guide to financial issues often addressed in divorce proceedings
Accounting, Tax & Valuation Considerations When Issuing Stock Options
Get a better understanding of valuation concepts, such as the stock option landscape, accounting & tax ramifications of issuing stock options.
Use Tax: Does it Apply to You?
The Use Tax - An excise tax on the storage, use or other consumption of tangible personal property as well as certain taxable services in Ohio. But, does it apply to you? Find out in this two-page whitepaper.
HIPAA Compliance E-Book
New regulations hold business associates just as responsible for protecting PHI as medical practices. What are the things medical practices and their business associates should know about HIPAA compliance? Find out in this e-book.
Considering a Valuation
The e-book walks you through the fundamental components of business valuations.
Financial Reporting Valuations
Learn how intangible assets are valued and how to account for them to ensure that the accounting for a new acquisition goes smoothly and will pass your auditor’s review.
An insightful guide to how you can protect your company from corporate fraud.