Pete’s mission is to become a trusted advisor on his clients' teams.
Pete's purpose is to seamlessly integrate his client’s business systems to insure that their operational environment conforms to their business model and strategic direction.
Pete’s vision is to be on the leading edge of information technology while keeping pace with emerging trends in business and science. This enables him to guide his clients efficiently and profitably into the future.
After graduating from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy with a degree in Marine Engineering, Pete served as an officer on several assignments in the Pacific and in California. During his six years in the Coast Guard, he was Commanding Officer of two Coast Guard units.
His information technology career includes systems design and development positions at IBM, EDS and Chevron. He possesses superior technical skills, particularly with regard to database systems and SQL Server solutions. Pete served in project management roles designing, developing and managing major systems projects at Chevron and Household Financial Services.
For the past 15 years, Pete has provided consulting services to businesses, large and small, in many industries. His focus is on providing solutions for these enterprises and integrating their business applications seamlessly with their web sites and eCommerce applications.
As a QuickBooks ProAdvisor since 2004, he can bring to his clients superior knowledge of the practices and procedures that conform to his clients’ business model. Pete is certified by Intuit for QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Desktop.
Pete is the leader of the San Francisco Bay Area Woodard Group of business consultants. Our primary objective is to empower QuickBooks ProAdvisors with knowledge and practices that best serves our clients' objectives and strategy.
Pete's business philosophy is to become a trusted advisor on his clients' teams, sharing common goals and objectives and a desire to achieve perfection. He works diligently to insure that both he and his clients have a very clear understanding of what it will take to achieve success in today's extremely complex technological and financial business world. He strives to become his clients' trusted advisor.