William Easton

Senior Controller & Director

  • Director of Finance & Operations, Clever Devices/DRI Inc. –2009 –2013 Raleigh based global company that designs innovative technology solutions by means of software, hardware and services for all modes of the public transportation industry.Played key role in support of acquisition Clever Devices.
  • Account Executive, Robert Half International–2008 – 2009 – Raleigh officethat specializes infinancial staffing and consulting.  Used my financial background to develop and grow client base by providing project level or interim accounting consulting services.
  • Chief Financial Officer, Kidde Residential & Commercial Division–2007 – Mebane based company that is the world’s largest manufacturer and supplier of residential and commercial smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, fire extinguishers and other life safety products.
  • Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer, Alsco Metals Corporation–1989 – 2007 – Raleigh based company that was owned by a private equity firm.$300M company that was the leading manufacturer and supplier of aluminum building products for the exterior of homes throughout North America. Held numerous financial positions in various entities.  CFO from 2003.
  • Manager of Cost Accounting & Budgets, Sensormatic Electronics–  1983 – 1989 -Deerfield Beach, FL. based company was the leader in electronic article surveillance and CCTV security for the retail industry.  
  • BS in Business Administration/Accounting, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg PA
  • CPA Certificate – State of North Carolina ( Active License)
  • Member of NC Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of Financial Executive Networking Group (FENG)
  • Owens Corning Executive Leadership Training
  • Former Treasurer of Resurrection Lutheran Church, Cary, NC