Alex is the Partner in charge of our Information Technology Group. He joined Schultheis & Panettieri, LLP in 2002. With over 30 years of experience in technology, he actively directs the transformation of our firm’s technology to meet the changing needs of our staff and clients. Alex has helped our firm adopt “best practices” in the areas of efficiency, system security, and data protection.
As head of our Information Technology Group (SNPITG) Alex assists businesses of any size with the planning, design, project management and implementation of ERP Software accounting solutions. As a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) with a proven track record, this technology specialist assists clients with making affordable and reliable technological investments. He also directs, designs, and manages custom tailored solutions for Software Development. In addition, he helps improve the stability of business operations through the effective and efficient administration of Managed Services. As a trusted technology advisor, Alex is always monitoring the success of client defined deliverables and assists them with planning for the future to keep them competitive and profitable, yet secure.
Alex assists clients with deploying information technology in many diverse industries including Wholesale Distribution, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Labor Organizations, Construction, Healthcare, and Financial Services.
Alex’s background gives him the unique ability to crossover between accounting and information technology helping to break down communication hurdles that frequently occur between these two disciplines. He is a problem solver that finds the right solution through quick analysis and situational review.
Alex’s diverse technology experience developed from his prior experience working for MetLife, Inc. as a Business Systems Analyst, a mid-size certified public accounting firm where he was an ERP Accounting System implementation specialist, and as a small business owner providing technology services for his clients.
Alex is a graduate with a B.S. in Accounting from The School of Professional Accountancy at Long Island University and he is a CPA that holds the CITP credential from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Alex frequently attends continuing professional education courses on the latest technology trends and innovation. He is a Certified Business Partner for Sage Software Sage 100 (formerly Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200), a Microsoft Partner (Great Plains Dynamics), and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.
When he is not diving deep into the world of technology, Alex enjoys weekend motorcycling, bicycling, and kayaking. He frequently participates in charity events to support cancer awareness and fund raising efforts including Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank.