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Charlotte K Reith



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John Reith is a highly experienced and results-oriented professional.  He has over 25 years of domestic and international experience with progressive responsibilities in corporate finance and management positions. He has been a General Auditor, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Controller and is now providing consulting services to attorneys and businesses.   

Mr. Reith founded this professional services firm in 2000.  Services provided include forensic and investigative accounting, corporate due diligence, interim and turnaround management, consultation to Boards of Directors on current internal auditing issues, and evaluations of corporate governance.  They also provide litigation support, expert witness testimony and business valuations.  

Prior to The Reith Company, he was General Auditor of the Sony Corporation of America where he was responsible for management of Corporate Audit offices in London, New York and Culver City representing fifty-eight professionals and an annual budget in excess of $9 million. Internal clients included the United States holding company and subsidiaries including Sony Pictures Entertainment (worldwide); Sony Music Entertainment (worldwide); and Sony Electronics (United States) with annual revenues in excess of $20 billion.  

Mr. Reith was Chief Financial Officer of DeLaurentiis Film Partners, LLP a Master Limited Partnership funded with $75 million to provide film financing to DeLaurentiis Entertainment Inc. 

He was also the Corporate Controller for LAACO, Incorporated a family owned business with interests in club, hotel and restaurant management; real estate and property management; and the manufacture of vitamin and health food supplements. 

Mr. Reith was with the public accounting firm of Coopers & Lybrand for almost 8 years. 

He has a MBA and BS from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

He is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Valuation Analyst, Certified Management Accountant, and Certified Internal Auditor.  He has passed all the examination sections to become a Certified Insolvency and Reorganization Advisor.   

In the community he has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Southern California Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation and has received their Distinguished Service Award.  He is a member of the Finance Committee of Five Acres – The Boys’ and Girls’ Aid Society of Los Angeles County.  He serves on the Board of Advisors of the Leventhal School of Accounting at the University of Southern California and is the recipient of their Distinguished Service Award.  John and his wife, Charlotte were recently honored by the San Gabriel Valley Council of the Boy Scouts of America.