Resume

GARY M. BARNBAUM
CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT
CERTIFIED MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:

1961 – Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, California State University, Los Angeles.

1968 – Certified Public Accountant designation from State Board of Accountancy – California. #13703E

1994 – Certified Management Consultant designation from Institute of Management Consultants – New York. CMC is the highest designation received by a management consultant.

MILITARY:
Army Security Agency 1961 – 1966. Top Secret Security Clearance. Honorable discharge.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Established own accounting practice in Sherman Oaks, California, at the age of 29.

Early specialization was in the entertainment industry including rock groups and their managers.

Diversified into other areas including service, retail, wholesale, construction and manufacturing.

Additional areas of interest evolved into consulting for new business start-ups and assistance to distressed companies, in turning their business around toward success.

The consulting practice grew to a point where earning the designation of Certified Management

Consultant was a natural outcome – January 1994.

PUBLICATIONS:

“HOW TO START AND MANAGE A BUSINESS OF YOUR OWN” –1978

“PERSONAL MOTIVATOR FOR SUCCESS” – 1984

Lead Opinion Article – Monthly Magazine California Society of CPA’s January 1998. “CPA’s Must Take a Stand on IRS Reform”

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES :

Small Business Conference (Planner, speaker) – California Society of CPA’s 1981

Sources of Financing Conference, (Chairman, speaker) – California Society of CPA’s 1982

Lectures to various groups on new business start-up, and motivational topics.

Guest lecturer at UCLA – MBA students Advanced Course in Finance 1996, 1997.

Since 1997, lectured to over 75 groups on tax reform – “Revise the Income Tax”