Biography

Vance has 30 years of experience in public accounting and has focused primarily on the technology sector. He’s provided accounting and consulting services to companies ranging in size from startup operations to large, multinational organizations. His areas of expertise include revenue recognition, business combinations, equity-based compensation, and capital structures. In addition, he’s helped guide companies through initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and private equity transactions.

Vance began his career with a Big Four firm and has spent time in Southern California; Seattle, Washington; and Austin, Texas. He’s been in North Texas since 2002.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Customer Acquisition for Enterprise
    (TechWeek Dallas, Panel Moderator, October 2017)
  • Revenue Recognition, ASC 606 Implementation Strategies
    (Institute of Internal Auditors, May 2017)
  • Exit Strategies, Public vs. Private
    (CFO Forum, Panelist, March 2015)

Professional Affiliations

  • Budget and finance committee, Richardson Chamber of Commerce
  • Executive committee, treasurer, Tech Titans
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • BS, accounting, University of Southern California