Ken DeWitt, DeWitt LLC
1:00-2:30 Afternoon Keynote: TRACTION, Get a Grip on Your Business
Kenneth C. DeWitt is founder of DeWitt LLC, a consulting firm which specializes in interim CFO services and implementation of the Entrepreneurial Operating System®. Ken is a life-long, successful entrepreneur, having been a founding member of two CPA firms, as well as involvement in several other businesses in various industries, including accounting, retail, agriculture, consumer finance, overseas travel, and commercial real estate.
During his 28 year career, Ken has learned what works (and what does not work) in building valuable companies that are worth owning. He has brought this experience to bear in serving over 100 businesses as a trusted advisor, rolling up his sleeves and helping them implement strategic initiatives that improve profits, cash flows, banker relationships, and quality of life for the owners. Ken focuses primarily on growing businesses using the Entrepreneurial Operating System® detailed in the book TRACTION: Get a Grip on Your Business by Gino Wickman.
Ken is a published author of two books and over 300 articles on financial and business matters. For six years he wrote “Bottom Line", a column for The Tuscaloosa News, wrote a finance column for the Commercial Carrier Journal for eight years, and frequently publishes op-ed pieces in The Birmingham Business Journal and other state and local periodicals. He currently publishes Alabama Entrepreneur, a monthly e-newsletter aimed at helping Alabama business owners get more of what they want out of their businesses.
Ken lives in Tuscaloosa with his wife of 25 years, Pamela Mund DeWitt, and their 15 year old daughter, Morgan, where they enjoy UA sports and area waterways. He is also an avid road cyclist and enjoys mountain-states cycling tours.