Don Nelson has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance. He specializes in the manufacturing, service and processing industries. Don has worked with both public and private companies providing results-focused financial leadership and a proactive approach to problem solving while improving efficiency.
Don works closely with companies to improve line management and analyze productivity through improved financial reporting. He has designed custom production labor reports that have produced savings of over $100,000 monthly. In addition to customized reporting, Don has experience designing and implementing full accounting and operational systems as well as rolling out ERP and other automated systems. In addition to managing financial operations, he has also directed IT and Human Resources functions including benefits negotiation, workers compensation and IT operations.
While managing the capital needs of his companies, Don handled banking relationships including line of credit negotiations as well as maintaining relationships with key private equity providers. He works closely with both management teams and Boards of Directors to improve key decision making by providing access to clear and timely financial reports.
CFO Systems, LLC
Hoffco, Inc. (Door and Cabinet Manufacturer)
Vice President of Finance
Progressive Swine Technologies (Livestock Producer)
Executive Vice President of Finance
Quality Pork International ($120MM Food Processing Company)
ITI Marketing Services (Telemarketing Company)
Manager of Corporate Accounting
Goldberg, Shrier and Ekstrom (Accounting Firm)
Arthur Andersen (Big Five Accounting Firm)
Phone 402.884.0066 ext. 112