Leadership

Matt Illuzzi

President and Founder

Matthew Illuzzi is a highly analytical, forward-thinking leader in Operations and Finance with experience involving multi-departmental oversight and capability to drive teams to achieve operational excellence. Matthew brings a wealth of experience to New Day Business Advisors® (NBDA), having worked in accounting, finance and operations for the past 14 years. He interacts effectively with individuals at all professional levels and various capacities, gathers and processes information from others and analyzes fine details to produce desired results.

Matthew began his career with Arthur Andersen in the Audit and Advisory practice, servicing key clients in the advertising/media and consumer products industries, where he gained experience with US GAAP and SEC filings. In his time with Andersen, Matthew specialized in the due diligence and net worth audits of a variety of companies.

Following his stint at Andersen, Matthew worked for six years with the Omnicom Group in New York, serving as the CFO and Director of Operations at Wolff Olins, a subsidiary agency, for four of those years. While at WO, Matthew managed the operations of multiple offices and created an efficient process to avoid duplicate staff in each office. He oversaw a system upgrade, designed and implemented procedures to comply with Sarbanes Oxley and identified and implemented accounting best practices. In those capacities, Matthew built teams, provided ongoing, timely feedback to staff on issues such as performance, project status, presentations, customer relations, and accomplishment.

Prior to establishing NDBA, Matthew worked as Director of Finance and Operations at a family owned and operated regional Distribution Company in Apex, North Carolina where he was responsible for organizing the transition of the day to day management of the company.

Mr. Illuzzi graduated cum laude from the Business School at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ in 1998. He is a Certified Public Accountant in both North Carolina and New York and is a member of the AICPA.