Bookkeeping, Initial Strategies, Financial Statements, Business Plans, Business Structure, Location & Initial Lease Negotiations, Business Formation, Setting up Bank Accounts, Loans and Equipment Leases, Implementation of Payroll, Administering Health Plans, Employee Manuals, Tax Prep of Corporate, Partnerships, LLC, Payroll and Sales Tax returns.
Professional consultantant specializing in lounges, nightclubs and restaurants. Providing financial, strategic advice and services to execute results and simplify the working lives of business owners. Offering a broad range of services to assist my clients during all stages of their business. Founder of Van Dyke Consulting (Financial Services industry) June 1999 — Present New York born Ann Van Dyke can trace her roots back to the 1500’s of the original settlers of this great state. As a child growing up on a farm in Long Island to living in New York City Ann has become a respected financial consultant among the NYC hospitality industry. She began her consulting firm “Van Dyke Consulting” over a decade ago specializing in hospitality. She’s an accountant by trade and has been CFO, Controller and Consultant to some of New York’s leading nightlife venue. Her portfolio includes One 51, Vue, Taj, Suede, Home, Guest House, Mr. West, Cain Leisure, Cain at the Cove Atlantis, Gold Bar, Surf Lodge, The Gates, Johnny Utah’s, Citrine, The Yard, Red Velvet, Bar 29, Foundation and The Griffin. Her attention has always been to create a strong “back of the house” in order for the venue’s to operate profitable. She has trained managers and staff to run the front of the house with an emphasis on knowing how to merge PR and Marketing to create a successful establishment.