Advantage Insights is a cutting edge financial insights firm headquartered in Omaha, NE. By combining our 30 plus years of experience, expertise, and the team mentality, we can assure that every client receives the close attention, advice and thorough analysis they deserve. Use of the latest technology allows us to serve and grow with clients wherever they may be and deliver services in a very cost effective manner.
Our Founder, Mary Ferry, has over 30 years of extensive accounting, financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, planning and process improvement experience within a wide range of businesses from Fortune 100 companies to entrepreneurial start-ups. She leverages her diverse industry background and breadth of experiences to partner with business leaders, contribute to the bottom line and achieve organizational goals. Mary influences decision making through analysis and provides actionable solutions and implements strategies that drive business results.
She worked in the private sector as Staff Accountant, Manager, Controller, Director and Senior Director for various publicly held and privately held entities. She has an ability to drive process improvement, efficiency, accuracy and effectiveness, across accounting and business functions. She has consolidated the back-office accounting processes for a multibillion dollar company and streamlined the close process to meet best in class status. Over the years, she has been responsible for accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, job costing, forecasting, planning, capital spending, financial analysis and supply chain contracts. She has managed banking, leasing, financing and risk relationships.
Mary has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Washburn University of Topeka, Kansas. She is a CPA and is currently a member of the AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) and the Nebraska Society of CPAs, other certifications include; QuickBooks Online Advanced Certified ProAdvisor, TSheets Certified Pro, as well as being a Futrli Certified Advisor.