Tim Hudson has 20+ years’ experience in accounting and finance leadership roles working with private, public, start-up, and non-profit companies in addition to serving in public accounting.
Tim began his career with a regional public accounting firm in Atlanta where he worked with audit clients in manufacturing, construction, medical, distribution and not for profit among others. Since then, he has served as Controller/Director of Finance for Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Controller for a publicly traded pharma/biotech company and in the CFO role for two different large behavioral health and housing organizations based in Tampa Bay.
Most recently, prior to joining CFO Strategic Partners, Tim was CFO for CoreRx, a high growth pharmaceutical/biotech company where he was responsible for all finance and accounting functions. Tim was instrumental in the rapid growth of the company including raising two rounds of private equity funding and establishing credit facilities to allow growth. While at CoreRx, the company was twice named to the fast 50 for the 50 fastest growing companies in Tampa Bay and Tim was twice named a finalist for CFO of the year by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
Tim has experience leading large accounting teams and being hands on working with start-ups and wearing many different hats to ensure maximum efficiencies and proper reporting.
Tim’s experience and some of his core capabilities include finance and operational management, financial & board reporting, budgeting, financing & debt management, banking & investor relationships, ERP implementation, M&A, fund raising, due diligence, private equity and venture capital.
Tim has a BS in Accounting and BBA in Finance from the University of Kentucky. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Florida. Tim supports various charities and has served on several boards including Challenged Athletes Foundation, Leadership St. Petersburg (of which he is a graduate) and currently is on the Finance Committee for CASA (Community Action Stops Abuse).