Certified Public Accountant and Certified Information Technology Professional
Rob is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Information Technology Professional with over 35 years of experience in tax and public accounting.
He began his career in 1986 with Crow, Wilkinson & Associates and was admitted as a full partner in 1990 at the age of 25. Rob developed and grew a ventured funded technology spin off of the CPA firm by the late 1990s. In 1999, Rob successfully piloted an exit from the technology company and sold his interests in the CPA firm.
Rob went on to become a principal at Arthur Andersen. When Anderson collapsed, Rob took the roll of Vice President of Administration for a large mutual fund company, before deciding to return to public accounting.
In early 2007, Rob began Cordasco & Company, a boutique tax and accounting firm in Savannah Georgia. The firm provides customized tax and accounting services for entrepreneurs and business owners. The firm’s services are specifically designed to help clients capitalize on the rapidly changing tax and accounting environment during each stage of their business’ lifecycle. Cordasco continues to innovate customized tax solutions, technological advancements and operational efficiencies to help entrepreneurs grow and succeed.
Rob is a graduate of Spring Hill College where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting with a minor in Computer Science. Rob maintains active CPA licenses in Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Georgia Society of CPAs South Carolina Society of CPAs and the Alabama Society of CPAs. Rob is also active in various professional organizations and private/civic Boards.
A Framework for Growth
Publication Date: May 2021
The Stretegic Entrepreneurial Journey: A Parable for Making the Right Decisions on Finances and Taxes for Every Stage of the Life Cycle.
The entrepreneurial path is full of excitement―and risk. The stakes are high, and while it may seem like the sky is the limit, there are no guarantees. Businesses are prone to steep financial and tax challenges. Failure to address these issues could lead to drained accounts, mountains of debt, and doors closing.
Mitigating these risks and maximizing services that lead to smart business decisions have the potential to do more than help an entrepreneur sleep at night; they can lay out a solid direction for both the company and the entrepreneur. Planning is key for every entrepreneur, regardless of where they are on their journey. Making the most of the accounting, tax, and financial tools available can bring benefits for startups, growing companies, and those preparing for an exit. Reviewing models and working with experts can enable entrepreneurs to avoid unwanted financial surprises in both their business and personal lives.
In A Framework for Growth, author Robert Cordasco offers real-life, relatable scenarios to help entrepreneurs understand the smart approach to take when moving through their own business life cycles. By utilizing the right framework and anticipating future needs, a pathway can be laid that leads to success at every level.