Neil Swartz, CPA – Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Swartz combines extensive entrepreneurial and capital recruitment experience to provide clients with uniquely effective funding options. His range of expertise includes a wide array of financing, deal structuring and exit strategy assignment.
Mr. Swartz’ firsthand knowledge in a variety of established and effective business strategies provide clients with a unique advisory service. Mr. Swartz’s additional business experience includes titles as Managing Director of Sunbelt South East Florida, LLC, a Business Brokerage of Mergers and Acquisitions firm with 350 offices worldwide. Prior to those events, Mr. Swartz was chairman and CEO of a software company, which he took public on the NASDAQ Small Cap Market, and built from 1 product to over 30 with in-house manufacturing capabilities.
Mr. Swartz is a CPA and received a BS degree from Northeastern University in accounting. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Tim Hart, CPA – Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Hart has over thirty years of vast accounting and finance experience, including 10 years with KPMG, one the worlds largest international public accounting firms. Most recently,
Mr. Hart expanded his private practice to form R3 Accounting LLC. and has extensive experience dealing with SEC and other regulatory matters, such as initial and secondary public offerings, private placements, formulating responses to various SEC inquiries, compliance with SEC reporting requirements (Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K), dealing with banks, private investors and investment bankers in obtaining debt and/or equity financing, and appearing before the IRS representing clients on IRS audits. He also has widespread experience with mergers and acquisitions, including transactional documentation. back and front office systems implementations for small to medium sized businesses, business consulting with small public and private companies and their executives and various other accounting, finance and tax services.
Mr. Hart holds a Bachelors degree in Accountancy, Economics and Business Administration from Thomas More College, and has been a certified public accountant since 1984. He is also former Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce for Oakland Park/Wilton Manor.
Sharon R. Ford – Chief Operations Officer
Sharon Ford oversees TBG Holdings’ corporate operational, marketing, and compliance operations. From 2013 to 2016 Sharon served as VP of Operations for TBG Holdings.
Previously, Sharon Ford held positions as marketing director for public and private companies, and developer of marketing programs for client organizations. From 2005 to 2008 she held a position as Creative Services Director for the Charlottesville, VA NBC affiliate, WVIR, and donated Media Director services for several non-profits before turning her focus to corporate marketing and law studies.
Ms. Ford holds a BSc in Information Technology from the University of Phoenix. She is also a member of The National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and the International Webmasters Association (IWA).