Mike Caruso, Director

With financial and operating experience spanning over 30 years, Mike Caruso is a proven problem-solver with the ability to quickly adapt to different environments and produce quantifiable bottom-line results.

Mr. Caruso has an extensive track record of increased revenues, cost reductions, and solid organizational leadership. He is adept at creating process enhancements, mergers & acquisitions and managing projects to dramatically increase productivity and produce significant ROI.

Mr. Caruso’s experience includes, among others:

  • Chief Financial Officer for a major business-to-business publisher overseeing a 25% reduction in overhead costs through consolidation, streamlining and product redesign and a 30% increase in Company EBITDA
  • Chief Executive Officer of a food industry start-up achieving their first product launch
  • Advisor in several turnaround engagements, including in the media, commercial printing, restaurant, manufacturing and agriculture industries resulting in improvements in earnings and financial stability
  • Chief Financial Officer/General Manager for a major business-to-business publisher where he led the transition from print magazines to 100% digital products resulting in the sale and transition of the company
  • Member of Board of Directors for national real estate publication during company restructuring including strategic divestitures, hiring of new CEO and development of a new online marketing strategy
  • Held financial and operating management positions over an 18-year span with one of the top ten newspapers in the U.S.A., leading projects generating over $15 million in savings as well as starting a successful direct marketing subsidiary

Mr. Caruso has been recognized as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA and a Six Sigma Black Belt.

Contact Information

E-mail: michael.caruso@cr3partners.com
Phone: +1 (617) 875-6409
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Industries

  • Media
  • Publishing
  • Manufacturing
  • Commercial Printing
  • Restaurants & Foodservice
  • Consumer Products
  • Retail

Education

B.S. Bentley College

M.B.A. Boston University

Mike Caruso, Director

Contact Information

E-mail: michael.caruso@cr3partners.com
Phone: +1 (617) 875-6409
LinkedIn | VCard


Industries

  • Media
  • Publishing
  • Manufacturing
  • Commercial Printing
  • Restaurants & Foodservice
  • Consumer Products
  • Retail

With financial and operating experience spanning over 30 years, Mike Caruso is a proven problem-solver with the ability to quickly adapt to different environments and produce quantifiable bottom-line results.

Mr. Caruso has an extensive track record of increased revenues, cost reductions, and solid organizational leadership. He is adept at creating process enhancements, mergers & acquisitions and managing projects to dramatically increase productivity and produce significant ROI.

Mr. Caruso’s experience includes, among others:

  • Chief Financial Officer for a major business-to-business publisher overseeing a 25% reduction in overhead costs through consolidation, streamlining and product redesign and a 30% increase in Company EBITDA
  • Chief Executive Officer of a food industry start-up achieving their first product launch
  • Advisor in several turnaround engagements, including in the media, commercial printing, restaurant, manufacturing and agriculture industries resulting in improvements in earnings and financial stability
  • Chief Financial Officer/General Manager for a major business-to-business publisher where he led the transition from print magazines to 100% digital products resulting in the sale and transition of the company
  • Member of Board of Directors for national real estate publication during company restructuring including strategic divestitures, hiring of new CEO and development of a new online marketing strategy
  • Held financial and operating management positions over an 18-year span with one of the top ten newspapers in the U.S.A., leading projects generating over $15 million in savings as well as starting a successful direct marketing subsidiary

Mr. Caruso has been recognized as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA and a Six Sigma Black Belt.


Education

B.S. Bentley College

M.B.A. Boston University