Tens of thousands of readers have followed Garry Bartecki’s financial advice for more than 20 years in Equipment Today and Rental magazines.

Formerly the CFO of the Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), Garry Bartecki has built a long and successful career in the equipment industry. Garry has worked as an audit partner at BDO, facilitated Dealer 20 Groups in both construction and material handling industries, he has published numerous Cost of Doing Business Surveys, and for over 20 years Garry generated monthly financial/operations columns for AED’s Construction Equipment Distribution magazine called “On the Numbers”.

Garry is recognized as an industry leader regarding accounting and tax issues, and he regularly advises owners of equipment dealers and rental companies on strategies to improve operations, minimize tax liabilities, he conducts business valuations, and advises on ownership transition issues.

Based in the greater Chicago area, Garry is currently the CFO of Illini Hi-Reach, an RER Top 100 member, and owner of GB Financial Services, LLC.