Mr. Allen has over twenty-five years of experience serving in Controller and CFO positions with both public and private companies. Over the past thirteen years, Mr. Allen has been engaged by numerous companies in the consumer electronics, beverage, nursery, media, furniture, printing, consumer product, retail, and manufacturing industries to improve financial operations and performance with strategic and financial alternatives, and to serve in interim senior financial positions. During his career, he has had direct responsibility for the accounting, finance, treasury, information technology, real estate and investor relations functions. Prior to joining Clear Thinking Group, Mr. Allen owned a financial advisory practice with a focus on middle market, consumer product businesses. Mr. Allen is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and is designated as a Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP) by the Turnaround Management Association.