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CFO Services


Having the guidance of
a seasoned CFO is a
great way to ensure
your business success.

Our firm specializes in identifying the issues, developing solutions and implementing them to ensure your company gets on and stays on the right path.

Client Portfolio


Our firm has an
exceptional portfolio of
past clients operating in
a wide range of
industries.

You won't find a company that provides more practical, effective or efficient business strategies.

Our Founder


If experience is what
you are looking for, our
founder has it.

From start-ups to manufacturing to ecommerce; Eric Pickens is a hands-on leader with the skills, knowledge and vision to help you take your company to the next level.

We don't just give advice.

We actually do the work!

"The financial models developed by CFONow were key to our closing two rounds of early stage equity financing."

Debra Larsen
Managing Member, Workhouse NYC

Our Founder

"Eric was instrumental in helping us revise our business plan and recast our financial projections to more effectively communicate our vision to prospective investors." - Alan Jacobs, Archer Entertainment Group, Film Production Company

Eric Pickens is the founder of CFONow. Eric possesses over 25 years of business experience including almost 20 years as a CFO, COO and member of numerous Boards of Directors. He is a seasoned operationally-oriented executive with multi-industry experience implementing, strengthening and leading the financial function for companies engaged in consumer products & services, ecommerce, commercial real estate and investment management.

As a consultant, Eric has assisted dozens of companies with strategic and financial planning, business plans and detailed financial models. He has also played an instrumental role in several turnaround and workout situations, striving to ensure the best result for all stakeholders.

Eric possesses a comprehensive knowledge across all corporate finance, accounting, audit, tax and financial reporting functions. He has extensive experience structuring and closing equity, debt, mergers, acquisitions and lease transactions and has raised in excess of $200 million during his career. He is experienced in developing and delivering presentations to executive teams, directors, employees and investors. Eric has been a skilled leader of teams as large as 240 with budget responsibility to $25 million.

Eric is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Business where he earned an MBA in Finance and the College of William & Mary where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration.


"Eric Pickens has consulted to many of our early stage client companies and has provided invaluable strategic and financial support."

- Melissa Krinzman, CEO, Venture Architects


"CFONow quickly created a detailed financial forecast and supporting materials that helped us raise the required capital for our new venture."

- Samer Nsouli, Co-Founder, Health/Fitness Company TBA

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Eric Pickens

Email: epickens@cfonow.com

Telephone: 917-868-8050

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