Rick Busch has joined CFO Consulting Partners as a Director and Head of the Firm’s Long Island practice. With over twenty-five years of senior financial management experience as Chief Financial Officer and Controller, Rick brings a track record of success, establishing and improving financial reporting and controls and building and mentoring diverse teams.
For over fifteen years, Rick played a pivotal role in the growth and diversification efforts at Publishers Clearing House. During his time at PCH, the company diversified from direct mail to an interactive media Company offering a broad range of products, digital entertainment and services to consumers. Rick’s contributions included successfully closing and integrating several acquisitions and leading the real estate transaction process- including managing the build-out of new office space in multiple locations. Rick was responsible for monthly board reporting, attending board and shareholder meetings and was Chairman of the Retirement Plans Committee.
Prior to working at Publishers Clearing House, Rick spent almost a decade at Ticketmaster where he managed the accounting and finance function during a period of explosive growth. Rick has experience working at startups and has been responsible for many aspects of building a company including finance, accounting, business development, human resources, customer service, facilities management and operations.
Rick is a graduate of Boston University and is a Certified Public Accountant.