Hugo Puya is a New York State Notary Public and a NYS Licensed Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Accidental Insurance Agent / Broker. Hugo Puya has more than 20 years of managerial, hands on and supervisory experience in over all financial operations including timely reporting of monthly financial statement package, general accounting, cost reductions, cash management, periodic reviews of internal controls, budgeting, forecasting and analysis. A key role has been to establish successful professional relationships with outside Law Firms, Accounting Firms and Major banks.
As a company manager and administrator, Mr. Puya has been responsible for reengineering entire company's processes. The improvements have been in all areas including day-to-day accounting processes, company operations, customer relation, vendor relation, insurance policies, human resource functions and employee benefits. Mr. Puya has hired, supervised, evaluated and provided overall guidance and direction to all company employees in order to meet company's targeted short and long-term financial and overall company objectives.
In the Information System Area Mr. Puya has been responsible for creating and managing entire budgeted resources. Mr. Puya has been completely responsible for selecting and purchasing all hardware and software needs. Other responsibilities included the design, implementation and direct supervision of the entire life cycle of various information system projects. The environments included Windows Business Servers and Novell. With an excellent understanding of both client/server distribution processing issues and full appreciation and respect towards financial constraints, Mr. Puya has been able to successfully hire both consultants and permanent personnel (at all levels) to complete projects on target dates.
Mr. Puya received an award from the Gartner Group, Information Week, Wall Street Journal and IBM for completing a full information system project ahead of schedule and for its high technological complexity.
In addition to the permanent positions, Mr. Puya has also provided Accounting and Information System Consulting services to Botway Media(Advertising Agency), The O Group Inc.(Graphic Design), Affect Strategies(Full service PR firm), SONY Music, Vanguard Recording, Madison Square Garden Corp., Weiser & Co. CPA, Davis, Graber & Nasberg CPA, Rogoff & Co. CPA, Fein & Fein CPA, Friedman LLP, Allan Grossman CPA, Optimum Inc., Altice USA, Shakara Ledard Clothing line. Elliot Greene and Company, Nasberg CPA and Consultants, Marks Spaneth & Shron, Spoonbread chain of Restaurants, PR Consulting, Dunkin Donut NYC Franchise, Acme group of Restaurants, and other top companies in the New York City area.