Dale West is the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President at Hendry Marine Industries, Inc. (HMI) which consists of a diverse range of maritime businesses, including commercial and government ship repair, sandblasting and coating, and marine environmental services. HMI’s major operating companies include Gulf Marine Repair Corporation, Anchor Sandblasting and Coatings, LLC. and Universal Environmental Solutions, LLC.
Dale is a Partner with the Florida CFO Group whose members share and communicate a wealth of financial and accounting knowledge across multiple markets and industries, thereby encouraging and providing fractional CFO opportunities.
Mr. West’s background includes a wide range of experience in operations, accounting, finance and business development. After beginning his career as a CPA with Deloitte, Dale’s experience covering 42 years, includes a strong financial and operational background in diverse industries, including publishing, real estate, and broadcast/telecommunication infrastructure construction and management.
Originally from Northwest Indiana, Dale graduated from Cedarville University in Ohio and received his Master of Accounting Science at the University of Illinois. He has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1993 and has been married to his wife, Faith, for over 42 years and has six children and 11 grandchildren.