Vince Stasiulewicz of Columbus serves as an advisor to clients at BDO USA, LLP in his role as a Senior Manager within assurance services. His clients are exclusively within the restaurant industry with operations located throughout the United States. Vince is viewed within the industry as a subject matter expert when it comes to restaurant accounting, technical accounting, internal control, and financial reporting issues specific to the restaurant and food service industries. Vince's experience spans audits, reviews, and compilations, and employee benefit plan audits for franchisors, franchisees, and independent restaurant operators.
Vince graduated magna cum laude in the Business Administration (Cohort) Honors Program from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in business administration and majoring in accounting.
Bill Souders of West Chester, Ohio is director of area sales at The Coca-Cola Company in Cincinnati. Souders has years of experience in sales management and business development fields, and is known for contributing to successful sales, business planning, account conversion/retention, significant revenue growth, profitability increase, and market expansion.
Souders holds an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business in Durham, NC. He earned his Bachelor of Science in commerce degree from the University of Virginia.
"We are excited by the level of thought leadership and fresh thinking that Vince and Bill bring to the association," said ORA President & CEO John Barker. " We are evolving to a smarter, more focused group of consultants focused on solving challenges facing our members. The new board members, with their collective experience, will help lead the ongoing evolution of the ORA."
About the Ohio Restaurant Association
The Ohio Restaurant Association (ORA), founded in 1920, is the leading business trade association for the Ohio foodservice industry, the third-largest private sector employer in Ohio. ORA represents the interests of Ohio's $20 billion restaurant industry, comprised of 21,921 locations and more than 572,000 employees. The ORA provides its members with advocacy, information services, education and a variety of cost-saving benefits. For more information, visit www.ohiorestaurant.org.