Some people dream of success. We make it happen.
Our consulting services focus on our clients' most critical issues and opportunities.
We work on strategy, marketing and technology across all industries and geographies. We bring deep, functional expertise, but are known for our fun approach to work. We love what we do and we love bringing our success to our clients.
Our aim is to work with clients who wish to take their company to a new level, move into export markets or inject our expertise into their business to manage development and growth. Preference is to work with business owners who know how to roll up their sleeves to get a job done but also recognise the need to step back from time to time to ensure their vision for their company is being achieved
Gardner Consulting - VBS is a different type of consulting service. We have some of the best industry experts and offer unique access to specialist expertise and analytical tools.
Our solutions are innovative and brave, while at the same time being based on industry knowledge and key marketing strategies. There is always a solution.
VBS principal Gary Gardner has over 25 years’ experience as CEO/CFO/MD of various companies and as a Chartered Accountant in private practice consulting to companies from a multitude of industries.
Any business that wants to move from start-up phase to take advantage of development and growth opportunities will benefit from our services.
We also have specific expertise in relation to:
• active lifestyle and leisure industries
• international education and Registered Training Organisations
• financial planning practices
• accounting and legal practices
• motorcycle industry
Gardner Consulting - Virtual Business Solutions provides executive consulting services in the areas of:
strategic business planning
accounting and taxation advice for:
- companies planning for export
- establishing offshore offices
- preparing for an IPO
brand management and intellectual property advice
assistance in negotiating and implementing licensing, distribution and joint venture agreements.
Many businesses fail to reach their full potential because their entrepereneurial founders fail to put in place the "boring bits" - the accounting and financial management systems, the right team members , the risk management processes - that allow the company's underlying core business and innovative strengths to flourish. "The pain of discipline is much less than the pain of disappointment".
Gary Gardner, CEO - Gardner Consulting -Virtual Business Solutions