Tracey's areas of specialty include: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Credit card processing, Marketing, Auditing, Credit card fraud prevention, C-suite reporting, Expense recovery and Performance improvement.
Tracey's personal interests include family, baseball, and keeping up with the latest in technology. His business interests focus on financial operations, but also include marketing and systems improvement. He brings over 25 years of experience in these fields to his work.
Tracey began his education in the area of Biology. Following graduation, he worked as a Laboratory Technician. After a few years, Tracey realized this was not the direction he wanted for his career. He then focused on supervision and management opportunities instead.
To strengthen his finance skills, Tracey took six courses related to marketing, general accounting, and management accounting.
With over 25 years of experience as a finance manager, director, and vice-president for a large regional department store chain, Tracey has a strong background many areas applicable to retail. His experience at all levels, including customer-facing through executive leadership gives him a unique perspective into what drives consumer shopping habits.
Tracey has worked as an Accounting consultant for a large medical facility in the Baltimore area. In addition, his experience as an auditor of financial systems includes healthcare statement and data analysis.
As a Vice President of Credit Systems and Operations for a large regional department store chain for four years, Tracey has been involved in the implementation and operation of numerous financial credit and fraud-prevention systems. His role required comprehensive review and analysis of state-of-the-art financial technology. In addition to a personal interest in this area, he has a strong background and foundational knowledge of financial technology.
Tracey has been a regular contributor to his Company's blog for the past two years- Submitting approximately one to two articles per month for publication on the website. Primary content for these articles has been geared toward the Company's clients- which includes Accounting operations. The articles are meant to be informative, while also marketing-oriented.
As Vice President of Credit Systems and Operations, Tracey was charged with marketing gift card sales for a large regional department store chain. As such, he often created email copy to be sent to individual and corporate customers to market a variety of gift card options.