Steven J. Covert, CPA
Since 1995, Steve Covert has been the driving force behind Contemporary Business Solutions, Inc., a renowned accounting, payroll, tax, and computer consulting practice. Steve's extensive expertise spans a variety of financial management domains, solidifying his pivotal role in the industry.
Steve excels in the implementation of accounting systems, specializing in QuickBooks and Peachtree platforms. His track record includes effectively organizing and training personnel to generate accurate financial information efficiently. Known for his adeptness in designing and implementing comprehensive weekly, monthly, and yearly budget systems, Steve brings a strategic touch to business operations through insightful weekly management information reports.
In addition to his leadership at CBSI, Steve previously served as an Adjunct Faculty Member at Otterbein University, where he shared his knowledge in managerial accounting. His teaching prowess was evident in his selection to implement and teach a prototype accounting and finance course to McDonald’s franchise consultants.
Before taking the reins at CBSI, Steve served as the Chief Financial Officer at Salvi’s Restaurant Group/Winchester Farm, Inc. in Columbus, Ohio. In this capacity, he oversaw the accounting, cash management, and tax planning for seven separate companies.
Steve's professional journey also includes over six years with Deloitte & Touche, LLP, where he ascended to the role of Audit Manager. In this capacity, he supervised and delivered consulting, tax, audit, and other accounting services to a diverse portfolio of privately held clients.
A graduate with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Miami University, Steve's academic foundation is as robust as his professional one. His leadership and extensive experience make him an indispensable force behind the success of Contemporary Business Solutions, Inc.