2ndwave LLC Company Overview - Dec 2010


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2ndwave LLC Company Overview - Dec 2010

  1. 1. Company Overview <br />December 2010<br />Keith E. Taylor, CPA, CGFM<br />Chief Executive Officer<br />ktaylor@2ndwavellc.com<br />www.2ndwavellc.com<br />
  2. 2. Introduction<br />2ndWave LLC (2ndWave) is a financial management and technology consulting firm with extensive experience in implementing large, complex program management operations; helping our clients excel in financial management; and implementing leading-edge technology solutions. All of our Senior Associates are credentialed professionals (CPAs, PMPs, CGFMs, and CDFMs) with expertise in one or more of the following solution areas:<br /><ul><li>Federal Financial Management
  3. 3. Program Management
  4. 4. Enterprise Solutions</li></ul>2<br />Second Wave: Stage in the progression and adoption of a new technology where <br />the emphasis shifts from experimentation to results-oriented application.<br />BusinessDictionary.com<br />
  5. 5. Our People<br />2ndWave LLC associates are all accomplished and credentialed professionals in their respective areas of expertise. Most have spent a large part of their careers in the “Big 4” accounting and consulting firms, and have the training, experience, and discipline needed to address tough financial management issues, manage risk in large, complex programs, and implement cost-effective technology solutions. We have:<br /><ul><li>Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)
  6. 6. Certified Government Financial Managers (CGFMs)
  7. 7. Certified Defense Financial Managers (CDFMs)
  8. 8. Project Management Professionals (PMPs)</li></ul>3<br />“Credentialed Professionals for Real Results.”<br />
  9. 9. Federal Financial Mgt<br />Our CPAs, CGFMs, and CDFMs provide a wide range of accounting and financial management solutions, including:<br /><ul><li>Financial Policies/Procedures/Business Processes
  10. 10. Credit Reform Analysis/Accounting
  11. 11. Financial and Performance Analysis
  12. 12. Budget Formulation/Execution
  13. 13. Accounting and Reconciliation Support
  14. 14. Financial Statement Preparation
  15. 15. Audit Readiness and Internal Controls
  16. 16. Grants Management Pre- and Post-Award Processes</li></ul>4<br />
  17. 17. Program Management<br />Our PMPs focus on mitigating our clients’ risks through careful and disciplined project planning, execution, and monitoring. Our associates have successfully led multiple large and complex programs in a variety of disciplines across a range of agencies:<br /><ul><li>Program Planning and Monitoring
  18. 18. Enterprise and Program Risk Management
  19. 19. Program Governance
  20. 20. Stakeholder Management
  21. 21. Organizational Change Management Support
  22. 22. Acquisition Planning and Support
  23. 23. Investment/Cost Management Support
  24. 24. Transition Support
  25. 25. Earned Value Management</li></ul>5<br />
  26. 26. Enterprise Solutions<br />Our CPAs, CGFM/CDFMs, and PMPs work in Integrated Project Teams (IPTs) to provide unparalleled leadership in implementing enterprise-wide ERP and other web-based solutions, including:<br /><ul><li>“Trusted Advisor” support for Shared Service Provider (SSP) Deployments
  27. 27. Functional SMEs on large ERP Implementations
  28. 28. Alternatives Analyses and Software Selection
  29. 29. ERP Acquisition Planning and Support
  30. 30. Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) of Systems Projects
  31. 31. Financial Systems (Oracle, PeopleSoft, SAP)
  32. 32. Grants Management Systems
  33. 33. Human Resource/Payroll Systems (Oracle, PeopleSoft, SAP)
  34. 34. Systems Requirements, Life-Cycle Planning, and Development</li></ul>6<br />
  35. 35. Summary of Experience<br />Our professionals have led or supported the following successful enterprise-wide technology and program management solutions:<br /><ul><li>Metro Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) IT Governance Study
  36. 36. Metro Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) Oracle Financials FIRST Program
  37. 37. Veterans Affairs FLITE PMO (financial/asset management)
  38. 38. Education Central Automated Processing System (EDCAPS)
  39. 39. Education’s Grants Administration and Payment System (GAPS)
  40. 40. Education’s Oracle Financials
  41. 41. Education’s Migrant Student Information System (MSIX)
  42. 42. Ginnie Mae Financial System (PeopleSoft)
  43. 43. Labor e-Payroll Migration (PeopleSoft/National Finance Center)</li></ul>“Companies don’t implement systems – people do.”<br />7<br />
  44. 44. Contact Information<br />2ndWave LLC is a small, veteran-owned, minority-owned company with principal offices in the Ronald Reagan building in Washington DC. <br />Contact: Keith E. Taylor, CPA, CGFM<br /> Chief Executive Officer<br /> 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW<br /> Suite 700<br /> Washington, DC 20004<br /> 202-204-3016<br /> 202-315-5853 fax<br /> 703-623-8550 cell<br />ktaylor@2ndwavellc.com<br />www.2ndwavellc.com<br />8<br />