Bill Rivard


Accomplished, high-performance finance and accounting professional with experience managing and overseeing all accounting and finance functions for various-sized companies, most recently for a $250M owner and operater of amusement parks. Expertise in financial reporting and generally accepted accounting principles in the United States. (U.S. GAAP). Proven success in managing financial reporting processs improvement and compliance during internal and external audits.

Decisive and results-oriented professional who drives continuous process improvements to deliver superior and accurate financial statements on a timely basis, while controlling operating costs. Utilization of participative leadership style to direct, train, and motivate high-performing teams of accounting and finance personnel. Developed improved processes for preparation of annual financial plans including budgeting, forecasting, and capital financing programs. Exhibits excellent problem-solving skills and ability to implement innovative solutions in response to complex operational issues. Valued, trusted, and respected accountant recognized for integrity, exceptional work ethic, and high professional standards.