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James D. Hobby, CPA
Senior Manager
Education & Qualifications
Master of Business Administration, Harding University 
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing and Accounting/Finance, Harding University
Certified Public Accountant
James D. Hobby, CPA
Senior Manager

Jim has 20+ years of wide-ranging expertise in providing financial advisory and accounting support, including six years of Big Four experience. He has significant industry experience in both public and private sectors, including SEC reporting, bankruptcy reporting, turnaround support, private equity, ERP implementations, controls and risk management.

His expertise spans industries including oil & gas, home building, retail, consumer products, food & beverage, hospitality & timeshare and manufacturing.

Representative Engagements
Bankruptcy Consultant

for Sigel’s Beverages, L.P., Trend Personnel, et. al., Hahn Investments, LLC., et. al., Erath Iron and Metal, Inc., et. al., and Thorco Holdings, LLC.  Worked company through Chapter 11 filing, providing direction and support related to Court-ordered filings and monthly reporting.

Consulting Assistant, Chief Restructuring Officer and VP of Finance

for Three J’s Distributing, Inc. Led Company through turnaround process and restructuring plan implementation as well as worked to identify lenders to provide capital infusion.

Assistant Chief Restructuring Officer and VP of Finance

for Backwoods Retail Inc. Worked with company through Chapter 11 filing, handling all bankruptcy filings, negotiations with creditors, cash flow management, sales process and wind down.

Consulting VP of Finance

for Universal Well Services through its Chapter 11 proceeding, bankruptcy reporting, negotiations with creditors, managed receivables collection process, cash flow management and wind down.

Controller

for Wall Homes, Inc. Took Company through Chapter 11 filings, handled all bankruptcy reporting, negotiated with creditors and wind down.