Lew Battaglia | CFO

Lew has over 25 years of strategic senior management experience in CFO, COO, and CEO roles in several privately-held organizations and industries. He has extensive operations, sales, HR and finance experience in both traditional and organized labor environments.

Before FocusCFO

Lew was most recently the CFO of JARO Transportation Services. Previous to that he held CFO, COO and CEO positions at Dworkin, Inc. and was the CFO of the JRP Investment Group and Vice President of Finance for the Phoenix Insurance Group.
Lew received a BS degree in accounting from Dyke College in Cleveland, Ohio in 1985.


Other Interests

  • Spending time: Enjoying my ever-expanding family and staying active by trail hiking and playing in men’s senior adult baseball leagues.
  • Favorite books: “Instant Replay” (Jerry Kramer); “Pyramid of Success” (Jim Harrick/John Wooden); “Tuesdays With Morrie” (Mitch Albom)
  • Favorite musical Artist/Song: The Beatles, so many but “Can’t Buy Me Love” if I had to pick one
  • Favorite movie: High Noon
  • Favorite vacation: Anywhere in or near the woods.


Why did you join FocusCFO?

I wanted to apply my 40+ years of overall finance and operating experience to help business Owners who may be struggling with growth or other obstacles that are holding their enterprises back.


What do you like best about working with FocusCFO?

I love challenges. Getting to work with businesses that need assistance to help them grow is always an extremely rewarding endeavor.