Gary Herwitz is the founder and Managing Partner of CoMetrics Partners, where he specializes in providing strategic consulting services to middle market companies, principally in the consumer products sector. With over 30 years of consulting experience, Gary’s leadership of CoMetrics Partners has rapidly positioned the firm into an industry leader in developing growth strategies, streamlining business processes, and maximizing operating efficiencies. After graduating Beta Alpha Psi from Syracuse University, Gary began his consulting career with Mahoney Cohen & Company. His tenure as President from 1997 to 2005 contributed to the firm’s growth into one of the largest accounting and professional services firms in the United States, culminating with the firms sale to CBIZ Inc. (NYSE: CBZ).
Gary founded CoMetrics to provide clients with the strategic vision and leadership to integrate operations, technology, and finance to optimize business processes and maximize profitability. Spending significant time in China and East Asia has given Gary a unique perspective on the manufacturing, logistics, and supply chain needs of the global market. His experience implementing supply chain strategies and streamlined processes resulted in developing CoMetrics’ proprietary Supply Chain Management technology solution which was sold into a Joint Venture Company with a leading international logistics and cargo management provider.
CoMetrics Partners expertise across operations, technology and finance has driven the growth of the firms Turn-Around Management division with a reputation for delivering successful outcomes in difficult situations. CoMetrics has become a strong resource in mergers and acquisitions providing operational and financial due diligence for Lenders, Private Equity and Distressed Debt Funds. CoMetrics provides post acquisition services including integration plans and milestone management as well as interim management.
In addition to his work with CoMetrics Partners, Gary frequently contributes his expertise in volunteer roles: He was the chairman of the Organization Rehabilitation Therapy (ORT) Finance Chapter and served on the Board of Big Brother/ Big Sister Finance Chapter. Gary served for ten years on the Syracuse University School of Management, Accounting Advisory Board. Gary currently is a Board member of the Exceed Network, a nonprofit business advisory firm that provides consulting and educational services for small business owners www.exceednetwork.org. Gary also sits on the board of the Moret Group www.moret.com.