Doug May | CFO

Doug has more than 25 years of diverse business experience centered in operations and financial management. He is a former business owner who started, grew and sold a successful multi-unit franchise business.

Before FocusCFO

After graduating from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in finance, Doug spent the early part of his career in corporate banking. He left banking to start a Buffalo Wild Wings franchise, and had an 18 year career in the bar/restaurant industry with his dad and his brother. After selling the franchises, he invested in and managed the operation of a cloud-based CRM software company that was acquired by a private equity firm in 2017.


Other Interests

* Favorite musical Artist/Song: I like 90’s grunge and alternative rock

* Favorite movie: Office Space

* Favorite vacation: Spending lazy days at my family’s lake house in Huron, OH

* What I wanted to be when I was a child: MLB pitcher

* Favorite thing about being with FocusCFO: I really enjoy talking with small business owners and hearing how they got their start

* Passionate about: my Rotisserie baseball team


Why did you join FocusCFO?

As a former small business owner, what attracted me to FocusCFO was the opportunity to still be in business for myself as an independent contractor while working for and with other like-minded small business owners.