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Supporting Strategies | Providence, RI

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


Supporting Strategies | Providence offers clients a variety of services, from basic bookkeeping to full-scale controller services. Our specialties include accounts payable, billing and accounts receivable, financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, human resources, payroll support, month-end close and many other bookkeeping services in Providence.

Members of our team leverage the expertise of our Managing Director and Director of Business Development on top of their own impressive skills and industry experience. We use best-of-breed technology and transparent processes to promote every client's continued growth. And our team-based approach ensures clients of all sizes get the right level of support as their needs evolve.

Bookkeeping Services Tailored to Providence's Economy
A city known for creativity and innovation, Providence once earned the title "jewelry capital of the world" for its prominence in costume jewelry manufacturing. Textile and silverware manufacturing also played important roles in the region's history.

With today's consumers appreciative of locally made goods, Providence has experienced a resurgence of its arts-centered past. Professional services, trade, manufacturing and research remain strong, as do the food and clean-energy industries.

Supporting Strategies is positioned to serve businesses in these and other local core industries. Supporting Strategies provides bookkeeping services in Providence, Pawtucket, Johnston, Smithfield and Bristol County, as well as in the surrounding area.

Ready to learn how you can strengthen your business with bookkeeping and controller services? Schedule your FREE Consultation with Supporting Strategies | Providence, RI today.

Therese Joslin, Bookkeeping Services, Providence, RI

Meet Managing Director Therese Joslin

Therese co-founded Supporting Strategies | Providence with Lori Coleman, her long-time friend, in 2016. An entrepreneur and business leader, she has had successes ranging from creating a $400 million global electronics distribution supply chain business to redeveloping homes in a variety of wetlands and coastal locations.

Therese holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Salem University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Richmond College, London. When not committing her time and talents to supporting Providence's business community, she volunteers with local schools and community organizations such as Meals on Wheels.

Lori Coleman, Bookkeeping Services, Providence, RI

Meet Director of Business Development Lori Coleman

(781) 313-8158

Lori is a co-owner of four Supporting Strategies franchises. She brings over 20 years of diverse experience in marketing, sales management, business development and account strategy. Local business leaders benefit tremendously from her skills in connecting with clients, assessing their needs and partnering with them to implement improvements and action plans for growth.

Lori attended Providence College, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing. She volunteers with Special Olympics Rhode Island and is the past Treasurer of the Down Syndrome Society of Rhode Island. Along with Therese, she is a member of the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.


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: Will Supporting Strategies provide a consistent, assigned point of contact?

Every Supporting Strategies client is assigned a dedicated team consisting of a Financial Operations Manager and at least one Financial Operations Associate. Financial Operations Associates are part of an Operations Team, allowing for cross-training and distributed workload coverage. This team approach enables us to scale to keep up with the demands of growing businesses.

Q: Does Supporting Strategies work with businesses in my industry?

Supporting Strategies provides a full suite of bookkeeping services and operational support to businesses across a wide range of industries.


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