Gregory S. Garritano, CPA is the founder and owner of GARRITANO CPAs CFOs since its inception in 1983. Mr. Garritano has been the inspiration behind a different type of accounting firm. Focus has always been on being more than accountants who make sure the numbers are accurate and in compliance. In fact, a rapidly growing segment of the company is their Diamond CFO™ Service, which allows them to provide Chief Financial Officer level advice and support at a fraction of the cost of a company having an internal CFO. Diamond CFO™ focuses on helping clients experience financial stability, increased growth and profitability using the advantages of technology. His education includes a Business Degree at Suffolk County Community College, a BA in Economics from Stony Brook University and an MBA in Accounting from Hofstra University. He recently added Chartered Global Management Accountant to his resume. Mr. Garritano is also a principal and CFO of The Lauro Group, a land use company that provides consulting services for national companies planning expansions into the northeast region. Long a believer in the connection of family and community, he supports students and faculty at SCCC, as well as various other charities and organizations.