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Controller

Location:
Roswell, GA
Salary:
$60,000
Posted:
June 29, 2016

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Fran Panagiotopoulos

Roswell, GA *****

P- 404-***-****

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Objective

I have an extensive professional background and have been able to have fun along the way. I have lived and worked all over this and several other countries. I have decided to settle down here in Roswell to be with my family. I am, therefore, searching for a position near the Roswell area.

Experience

10/2016 - Presently –Crowne Plaza Ravinia Ashford-Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA

Asst. Controller, Account Manager and Paymaster.

12/2006 – 6/20/2015 -Red Lion Hotel Corporation 700 N. Division, Spokane, WA 99202

As the hotel’s Controller, I audited all transactions on a daily basis for the hotel and restaurant. Wrote the yearly budget ( for The River Inn and Templins) with the General Managers and forecasted throughout the year. Responsible for keeping proper financials controls and insuring procedures were followed. Issued and audited all banks, monitored and processed payroll through ADP, approved or denied Purchases, oversaw and monitored inventories and oversaw the A/R and A/P departments. Prepared month end accruals and completed close. Over the years I have successfully filled in for the General Manager, Human Resources and Restaurant Manager. (Systems used - Great Plains, EPM, Opera, Squirrel, Watson, Birch and UltiPro.)

2/15/03 –8/25/06 Center Stage Community Theatre - Spokane WA

Box Office Manager, The Office Manager H/R Manager and for one

year I was The Wine & Gift Shop Manager.

In August of 2006 it was apparent the company could no longer afford to retain staff. I

was laid off the same day the Executive Director and the bookkeeper also left. Theatre closed down.

Contact:

Charles Tappa –Ex-Executive Director 509-***-****

Connie Sagona – Ex-Director of Marketing – 509-***-****

3/2000 – 12/2002 Rio Casino & Hotel, 3700 Flamingo, Las Vegas, NV 89103 702-***-****

Worked as a Main Banker, Marker Banker, Employee Cashier, High Limit Cashier and Main Cage Cashier.

Dealt with customers and fellow employees daily. Furnished banks, reconciled same, cashed checks, issued markers handled all transactions. Responsible on a daily basis for several million to several hundred million dollars. Helped with all computer related problems.

Adhered to all Federal Rules and Regulations regarding 6A tracking and reporting and constantly scored extremely high on accuracy. I was nominated for employee of the month. Scored 100% on the FOCUS program which is a customer relations interactive program. I was constantly asked to take on a management position.

1997 – 2/2/2000 Cadillac Fabrication Inc. 220 Seventh St. Cadillac, MI 49601

Controller/Office Manager

Monitored and processed all payroll (for the main company and the subsidy known as Yard King). Responsible for all job costing, inventory control and allotments, monthly & yearly taxes. Handled all Human Resources (Insurance programs, loans, employment and unemployment issues and all employee benefits.) All Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable, P/L and all filing of same. System used was Quick Books.

Ordered and maintained office and shop supplies. Dealt with individual customers to insure satisfaction

I left soon after my husband died. I relocated to Las Vegas for a new start. Before I left I trained a replacement for three months.

Contact the owner, Mr. Thomas Boscher 231-***-****

10/1983 – 9/1997 Feld Inc. 8607 Westwood Center Drive, Vienna VA 22182

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows, Inc.

International Box Office Manager

Set up offices in North America, South America, Canada, Egypt and Europe for the Circus and the Disney Ice Shows we produced.

Set up and maintained the computer systems we used. Hired local personal, controlled payroll and expenses, set up and maintained local banking operations.

Prepared daily and end of show financial sheets. Controlled and maintained all outlets, remote and in house sales, made all cash and credit card deposits. Staffed and managed phone rooms and security. Dealt one on one with all customer issues.

I left after training replacements to get off the road after fourteen years of constant traveling. I wanted to live in my own house and get back in touch with family on a daily basis.

Education

The last school attended was Nassau Community College, Hempstead, NY

I was English major. I was also very involved in the community soccer program. A Professional Indoor Team (The NY ARROWS) recruited me for their box office. I left college to work for them. Went on to work at the Nassau Coliseum for the Islanders and then the building management. I was then recruited to work for the National Soccer Team in Washington, DC which is how I ended up involved with Ringling Brothers and never did get back to campus.

Interests

Family, reading, football, soccer and cooking.

References

Chris Peterson – Director Internal Audit 509-***-****, Cell 702-***-****

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Patrick McLaughlin - General Manager Red Lion River Inn 509-***-****

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Mark Fielding – Senior Accountant Red Lion Corp 509-***-****

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