Melanie A. Shaw

CFO | Principal
Expertise: Financial, Operational, and Leadership expertise.

Melanie A. Shaw, MBA is a strategic finance professional who brings innovative energy, along with powerful Strategy, Vision, and Collaboration, through a passion for service, impact, and partnerships. Her 20+ years of expertise includes a broad range of industries including multi-unit restaurant, consumer packaged goods, association management, and manufacturing.

Her CFO roles have included the leadership of Operations, Technology, and Human Resource teams with rapidly growing organizations, acquisitions, start-ups, emerging brands, franchise groups, family, and global organizations. Providing collaborative solutions and partnerships “She Gets It” aligning Financial, Operational, and Leadership expertise in transforming organizations, as a trusted business consultant to all levels of multi-unit leadership, board of directors, family offices, and private equity partners.

Melanie holds an MBA from DePaul University’s, Kellstadt Graduate School of Business with a concentration in Finance and Marketing, along with a B.S. Degree in Finance and Information Systems, graduating with an honors distinction at both.



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