MILESTONES

  • Obtained CPA license in 2000
  • Promoted to Senior Manager at Ernst and Young in 2006
  • Co-founded Coastal Payroll in 2007
  • Board member & Past President of the Independent Payroll Providers Association

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Co-founded Coastal after spending 8 years in accounting and management consulting at Ernst and Young. Began his career in Washington D.C. and transferred to sunny San Diego in 2001. Since 2007, Craig has helped lead the team at Coastal with a primary focus on operations and delivering world class customer service to clients.

PERSONAL NOTES

Craig enjoys spending free time with his family, loves motivational quotes and learning about successful people and businesses. He is also an avid golfer and can usually be found near a pool or at the beach.

KEY STRENGTHS

  • Project management
  • Loves to learn and develop others
  • Problem solver
  • Ability to ‘stay cool’ in the face of challenges

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