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Supporting Strategies | Chicago Far West Suburbs

Supporting Strategies provides outsourced bookkeeping services, controller services and operational support to growing businesses.

Offering Outsourced BOOKKEEPING SERVICES Throughout the Chicago FAr West Suburbs

Our flexible, scalable bookkeeping services span everything from initial startup services to Controller-level operations management.

Supporting Strategies | Chicago Far West Suburbs team members are experienced bookkeeping professionals using best-of-breed technology to help businesses implement more efficient processes. It's a combination that's key to the success of our franchise and our clients.

The businesses we serve also benefit from our expertise in financial analysis, bookkeeping and operations.

Devoting Our Time and Talents to the Region's Businesses
Chicago Far West Suburbs, situated in the Illinois Technology and Research Corridor, is one of the principal economic centers in suburban Chicago. The area boasts a diverse mix of businesses in sectors such as financial, medical, light manufacturing, technology, construction, retail and wholesale.

We provide bookkeeping services across the west and far west suburbs of Chicago, including Naperville, Aurora, Plainfield, Bolingbrook, Glen Ellyn, Oakbrook, Hinsdale, Downers Grove and Wheaton. Among our clients are professional services firms, nonprofit organizations, medical practices and other small to medium-sized businesses that are essential to making the area one of the country's top-rated places in which to live and work.

Ready to learn how you can strengthen your business with bookkeeping and controller services? Schedule your FREE Consultation with Supporting Strategies | Chicago Far West Suburbs today.

Learn How the Supporting Strategies Model Helps Growing Businesses
Now that I am working with Supporting Strategies, I don’t have to worry about making sure my books are up-to-date — it just happens, and I know my numbers are correct. It’s a great relief to no longer be saddled with bookkeeping tasks.”
Pam Valle, Valle Educational Consultants

Hiring Supporting Strategies was the best decision I ever made. As our outsourced AP department, they quickly learned all of our vendors and took bill pay and bookkeeping off our plate so we can focus on the strategy and operations of the business. Your Accountant Michael is just the best. He epitomizes “making our lives easier. They’ve also been fun to work with – not always something you expect when working on financials!”

Stephanie Morimoto, Owner & CEO, Asutra

Meet Chicago Far West Suburbs Managing Director Dawn Hershik

(630) 475-4182

Dawn has enthusiastically built extensive ties with businesses throughout the Chicagoland area. Her passion for connecting with fellow business owners and entrepreneurs shows in her affiliations with and memberships in the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, NaperLaunch and local chapters of the Exclusive Professional Women's Networking Group and Trusted Advisors Council.

In 2015 Dawn joined forces with her husband, General Manager Elliot Hershik, to launch Supporting Strategies | Chicago Far West Suburbs.


Meet Chicago Far West Suburbs General Manager Elliot Hershik

(630) 383-7120

Elliot brings his 30 years of business experience to managing the day-to-day operations of the Supporting Strategies | Chicago Far West Suburbs office. A CPA certificate holder, Elliot’s expertise spans all aspects of bookkeeping and accounting services. He is also skilled in performance monitoring, accounts analysis and process improvement.

Elliot has a B.A. in Economics from Cornell University and served in the U.S. Marine Corps. A rugby enthusiast, player and coach, Elliot shares his enthusiasm for the sport — as well as his business acumen — with his wife, Managing Director Dawn Hershik.

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Q: What bookkeeping and controller services does Supporting Strategies provide

Supporting Strategies provides a full range of bookkeeping services, including revenue and accounts receivable; expenses and accounts payable; HR and payroll; day-to-day bookkeeping and month-end close; and financials, planning and analysis.

Q: How would our company work with a virtual bookkeeper?

Supporting Strategies collaborates with each client using highly secure, best-of-breed cloud accounting tools. WorkPlace™, our proprietary workflow management system, standardizes and automates our processes to maximize efficiency of service delivery. And these systems are scalable to meet your organization's needs as it grows.

Q: Can Supporting Strategies recommend bookkeeping software for my company?

Supporting Strategies continuously vets and implements the latest third-party solutions for managing the general ledger, payables and receivables transaction processing, document management and more. We will be happy to share our recommendations for the best fit for your organization.


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