MLA Management Systems, Inc. (dba MLA Companies)
MLA is a financial advisory and strategic execution firm. MLA specializes in finance and the strategy that relates to finance. However, for MLA, finance is a tool, not the point of its existence. MLA believes that a properly functioning finance department handles regulatory and compliance needs but more importantly becomes a tool for business intelligence. MLA maximizes the utility of the tool called finance. MLA has principles in both the Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio markets.
Services and/or Products:
MLA categorizes its services in the following ways:
- Functional Accounting Support:
- Data entry
- Report generation
- Traditional bookkeeping
- Financial Advisory:
- Fractional CFO support
- Finance function leadership
- Strategic Advisory:
- Strategic planning definition
- Compensation strategies
- Growth and market initiatives and alignment
- Strategic Execution:
- Business recapitalizations
- ERP implementation management / leadership
- Mergers / acquisitions
MLA utilizes its trademarked “Value Implementation Process” (VIP) ™ to help its clients recognize and appreciate the value of a fully functioning finance department.
Past/Current Involvement with the Goering Center:
MLA was a Finalist in the Private Business category of the 2015 Family & Private Business Awards.
Special Offer(s) for Goering Center Core Members:
MLA provides “assessments” whereby it will provide a report to the client on a specific issue the client believes is a problem. The assessment will include generally both the topic at hand and other MLA observations.They are organized so the client is given a roadmap to improvement.