Stephen Rowella brings over 8 years of finance and accounting experience in the retail, legal, digital media/ad-tech and SaaS space.
Prior to joining The CEO’s Right Hand, Stephen served as an Accountant at Bedly, an online platform offering apartment rentals, backed by some of the most prestigious VCs and accelerators and advised by top leaders in the technology and real estate industry. He handled all of the operational transactions for the business, AR/AP and close. Stephen was previously an Accounting Manager for Axial Networks, Inc. and responsible for the delivery of the Company’s financial statements to the Board of Directors, assisting in the Company’s first audit, and the implementation of process efficiencies to reduce month-close from 30 to 5 days. Stephen worked closely with department managers to reduce discretionary spending and ensure spending was within budget and oversaw and was responsible for the success of AP Intern and Staff Accountant.
Prior to joining Axial, Stephen was a Financial Manager for Digiday, a media company and community for digital media, marketing and advertising professionals, where he managed and implemented a new financial system. Responsible for full cycle accounting and the implementation of a corporate credit card program, Stephen also handled all the payroll duties for the business using ADP.
As a Senior Accountant for The CEO’s Right Hand, Stephen will be responsible for providing client base bookkeeping, financial analysis and integration work with accounting and payroll systems.
Mr. Rowella received his B.S. in Business Administration with a Major in Accounting from West Virginia University.