Richard Eitelberg, CPA, obtained his BS in accounting from Michigan State University in 1984 and his CPA license in 1992. He worked for a CPA firm from 1984 to 1988 and was hired away by a client. He then spent the next 15 years as chief financial officer/chief operating officer organizing and running companies that imported, exported, and had domestic production. Eitelberg started and ran a corporate lending firm from 2003 to 2016 that specialized in financing purchase orders. He went back to accounting in 2017 and spent three years as a corporate accounting manager. In April 2020, he started his own firm, Richard Eitelberg, CPA, PC.