Chad J. Sadler

CPA, Partner

My Story

Chad has over nine years of experience in public accounting. His background includes working with and auditing small and medium sized publicly-traded companies, private companies, and foreign companies that require GAAP financials to register with the SEC in industries such as consumer business, retail, manufacturing, software and technology. He has experience in various aspects of accounting and auditing including mergers and business/asset acquisitions and reverse mergers/recapitalization, registration statements, annual audits, quarterly reviews, and SEC comment letters. He also has experience in researching and auditing complex accounting issues such as software revenue recognition, stock based compensation, convertible debt instruments (embedded derivatives and beneficial conversion features), acquisitions (reverse mergers), and intangible assets (goodwill and impairment issues).

Previous to his time at SG&A, Chad worked for Lomega (a division of EMC). While at Lomega his responsibilities included researching, interpreting and applying software revenue recognition standards for the company. He also handled all intercompany transactions with EMC which included corresponding with over 30 countries around the world. Chad also worked for Hansen, Barnett & Maxwell, a regional accounting firm in Salt Lake City, Utah in which he preformed financial statement audits for public and non-public companies.

Chad graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Weber State University with a Master of Accountancy. Chad is a current member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Utah Associates of Certified Public Accountants.