Dan has been providing accounting, consulting and tax services to small and medium sized business, individuals and non-profit organizations throughout the Greater Philadelphia area for more than 25 years. As founder of the NOW! Financial Network and its partner companies, Ruotolo, Spewak & Co., Visions in Accounting and Digital Accounting Institute, his two decades of experience has led to a skilled reputation in this sector and long-standing client relationships.
In addition to serving the accounting needs of the small business community and individuals, Dan has extensive experience in management information systems. He regularly provides consulting and training services to assist organizations in improving their financial and operational management and efficiencies. Dan is a certified trainer and has provided numerous seminars on financial and management topics to peers and the public.
Dan’s efforts within the non-profit sector extend beyond his accounting practice. He is a social entrepreneur and strong supporter of community work, receiving the Non-Profit Service Professional of the Year 2014 by the Non-Profit Development Center. Most recently, he was given the first-ever Medal of Excellence for Distinguished Service award from Rowan University in May 2015. Dan is the founder and chairman of Student Working Professionals, a nonprofit organization founded on the NOW! core principals of Socialpreneurship advancement and a Pay-It-Forward approach. Further, he actively participates on several boards, including the Rowan University Accounting Advisory Board, Burlington County and Gloucester County Workforce Development Boards, Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce and others.
Dan is a graduate of Rutgers University having received his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with high honors. He continued his education and earned his Master’s degree in Taxation from Temple University. Dan is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey Society of CPAs and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He also celebrates his 10-year membership with the Union League of Philadelphia in 2017.
When not at work, Dan appreciates time spent with is wife and friends as well as enjoys spending time outside ~ biking, kayaking, golfing and gardening. His exercise regimen also includes meditation and long walks on the beaches of Wildwood Crest. Yet never quite out of mind is Dan’s commitment to youth development and he values his time mentoring and volunteering.
Honors & Awards
- Medal of Excellence for Distinguished Service award from Rowan University in May 2015
- Non-Profit Service Professional of the Year 2014 by the Non-Profit Development Center
- Rowan University Accounting Advisory Board, Burlington County and Gloucester County Workforce Development Boards, Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce and others.
Organizations & Memberships
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- New Jersey Society of CPAs
- Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Union League of Philadelphia