Karen J. Burns

About Karen J. Burns

Audit Partner

What the new lease standard means for the food and beverage industry

As a business owner, you likely started your business because of a great product and a passion for your craft. Whether innovating the production of chocolate or sharing your family’s bread recipe with the world, analyzing accounting standards and tracking [...]

The Future of Manufacturing: New Regulations

The Future of Manufacturing New regulations and the organizations working to make it better In July 2017, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the results of a joint study on the US public perception of manufacturing.  Believe it [...]

By |2017-07-27T14:59:10+00:00July 27th, 2017|Categories: Audit, Blog, Karen J. Burns, Manufacturing & Distribution|Tags: , , |0 Comments

2017 Food and Beverage Innovators

(FULL EVENT TRANSCRIPT) On April 26, 2017, the San Francisco Business Times held a forum to discuss the sustaining strength and continuing innovation in food and beverage manufacturing in the Bay Area with a group of executives from local [...]

By |2017-06-23T20:57:43+00:00May 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Food & Beverage, Karen J. Burns|Tags: |Comments Off on 2017 Food and Beverage Innovators

Private Company Council

Private Company Council What has the PCC done for your business lately? It’s tough being a midmarket business. Accounting and reporting requirements can be a significant burden for start-ups and companies without the vast human and financial resources of larger [...]

By |2017-06-14T21:48:10+00:00April 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Karen J. Burns, Manufacturing & Distribution, Small Business Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Private Company Council

Made in the Bay Area 2015

San Francisco Business Times Made in the Bay Area: Secrets of Manufacturing Innovators (FULL TRANSCRIPT) On September 9, 2015, the San Francisco Business Times sat down to talk about the future of manufacturing in the Bay Area with a [...]

By |2017-06-22T15:41:39+00:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Blog, Karen J. Burns, Manufacturing & Distribution|0 Comments

Food and Beverage Innovators 2015

San Francisco Business Times Food and Beverage Innovators (Full Transcript) On June 17, 2015, the San Francisco Business Times held a forum to discuss the sustaining strength and continuing innovation in food and beverage manufacturing in the Bay Area [...]

By |2017-06-23T21:08:11+00:00October 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Food & Beverage, Karen J. Burns|0 Comments

Surviving Product Recall

Surviving a recall How to navigate the financial risks and exposures of a product recall You make your products with the best of intentions. You work hard to provide consumers with newer, better, higher quality products. What happens when [...]

By |2017-06-23T20:49:56+00:00December 1st, 2014|Categories: Blog, Karen J. Burns, Manufacturing & Distribution|0 Comments

Manufacturing Innovators

Made in the Bay Area Secrets of Manufacturing Innovators PDF of the Made in the Bay Area: Secrets of Manufacturing Innovators Booklet from the San Francisco Business Times October 4th Issue On September 18, 2013, the San Francisco Business [...]

By |2017-06-23T14:55:31+00:00October 1st, 2013|Categories: Blog, Karen J. Burns, Manufacturing & Distribution, Wine & Craft Brew|0 Comments