Accounting Management Solutions, a provider of outsourced accounting, financial management, and consulting services has promoted Don MacKenzie to company president. MacKenzie joined the company in 2010 as chief operating officer and will retain this title. Jim Bourdon, founder of the company, will remain chief executive officer. Prior to joining AMS in 2010, MacKenzie served as general partner and CFO of Polaris Venture Partners and previously was chief operating officer and administrative partner of Atlas Venture.
Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), the Northeast’s leading provider of outsourced accounting, financial management, and consulting services for private, public, and nonprofit organizations, today announced the promotion of Don MacKenzie to company President. MacKenzie joined the company in 2010 as the Chief Operating Officer and will retain this title. Jim Bourdon, the founder of the company, will remain the Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to joining AMS in 2010, MacKenzie served as General Partner and CFO of Polaris Venture Partners and previously was the Chief Operating Officer and Administrative Partner of Atlas Venture. Before joining Atlas Venture, he was Chief Financial Officer of the Avery Weigh-Tronix Group, a $350 million worldwide manufacturer of weighing instruments and systems. Before Avery Weigh-Tronix, MacKenzie served as a director at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston and held various positions in the Mergers and Acquisitions Groups of Ernst & Young in the UK and the US.
“Don’s expertise and leadership have been extremely valuable in transforming our company for the growth we are experiencing,” said Jim Bourdon, AMS founder and Chief Executive Officer. “Don’s leadership will also allow me to spend more time with our current clients, building our client base and addressing strategic challenges as we continue to grow.”
“Jim has built a great company that is poised for significant growth in the coming years, both in the New England and New York regions,” said MacKenzie. “Recently, we have expanded our services to include business process consulting, financial systems implementations, accounting and finance support for state and local governments, and select retained searches. We continue to see increasing demand for our experienced finance and accounting consultants, audit support and staff augmentation.”
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Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), headquartered in Waltham, MA, is a leading supplier of outsourced accounting and financial management services for the Northeast. AMS supports public, private and nonprofit organizations of all sizes with experienced industry-specific consultants. For additional information, visit http://www.amsolutions.net. For finance news and information, subscribe to The AMS Report or visit The AMS Online Resource Center. Follow AMS on Twitter at @MassFinance