Warren Averett, LLC is pleased to welcome Ashby Green to the Firm. Green joins the team as the Business Development Executive in the Firm’s Tampa office. He will focus heavily on business development with a focus on the growing entrepreneurial environment in Tampa Bay. He will also head the office’s efforts in outsourced/fractional CFO consulting.
Green migrated to Florida in 2012 from Atlanta to take on the CFO role at Kobie Marketing. In his four year tenure at Kobie, he played a major role in the development and monitoring of budgets, financial reporting and augmenting a tripling of their employee base as well as nearly quadrupling the company’s revenue. Prior to that, Green spent time working for companies like Ernst & Young, PwC and TSYS.
“We are excited to have Ashby join Warren Averett,” says Richard Huckaby, Office Managing Member of the Tampa office. “I have known Ashby for a number of years and admired his passion and ability to connect with people.” Given his experience and involvement in the community, I’m confident he will be a pivotal asset to the team.”
An entrepreneur in every sense of the word, Green is a connector, a community builder, a growth catalyst and a servant leader with a huge social conscience. Having served on several committees and boards such as Leadership St. Pete, Junior Achievement, University of Tampa Board of Fellows, BB&T Tampa Bay Advisory Board, Florida Virtual School and Starting Right Now, this humble CFO of The Year (2017) jumps at every opportunity to get involved in community causes and events. He was the recipient of the FL Governor’s Business Ambassador Award in 2016 and is an adjunct professor at University of Tampa teaching Entrepreneurial Finance. Green plans to remain a growth catalyst in the Tampa Bay business community and is excited about joining forces with Warren Averett.
Green holds an Accounting degree and an MBA in Finance from Mississippi State University. He specializes in solving various business challenges as well as financial and business strategy. When he isn’t working, Green enjoys spending time with his wife Mackenzie and his two children, Jordan and Ashby III, either fossiling and boating in the Florida waterways, attending all of the amazing events around Tampa Bay or traveling to places they haven’t been before.
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