Partners and Staff


Managing Partners: Scott, Kevin and Arnold

Our managing partners get involved with every client project. Our combined expertise in accounting solutions, project management, and custom development gives you the solutions that best suit your business.  Working with CSS you can expect straightforward advice and the best technical know-how. 

 

Staff

Our partners couldn’t do it alone. The SSL team is deep with experience. Each of our experts adds a fresh perspective to each client project. Here are some of the friendly faces you will encounter.

 

Leon Hager - Business Analyst and Integrator

Since 2001, Leon has been working with Microsoft Dynamics SL (Formerly Solomon) as a user, implementer and system administrator. His technical know-how combined with a strong business background allows Leon to provide customers with a well-rounded, tried and true approach that takes into account business processes as well as system processes.

Leon is a financial accounting expert. Leon has seen many organizations through the implementation of a new financial system. Ask to have a conversation with Leon about improving your financial accounting, financial reporting, and system workflow. He will give you the straight goods on what works, what doesn’t and what will shift your organization into a competitive space where you can focus on your KPI’s while managing risk and growing your business.

Outside of work you could find Leon on a ball diamond with one or both of his daughters or enjoying time outdoors quadding or waterskiing.  When not outdoors, Leon enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Steve Swenson - Business analyst and Integrator

Steve is a project accounting expert. Since 1991 he has been working in accounting with financial systems. Steve has a broad range of project experience and exposure to a wide range of industries. He specializes in project accounting solutions focusing on system design, implementation, project management and long term client support.

Steve oversees the consultative engagement process and facilitates determining the right solution for his clients. Steve offers every client his expertise on process assessment and process improvement and holds the client’s focus on their big picture priorities. In this way he ensures the best long term result for your entire organization.

When Steve is not working you can find him racing cars, mountain biking, hanging out with his family, and coaching his son’s soccer team.

 

 

Steve Fisher - Implementation & Systems Support

Steve is one our senior implementation and support technicians. Steve has been involved in the setup, use and support of multiple ERP systems in several areas of the oil and gas market since 2000, including discrete manufacturing, inventory management, parts and service, and core financial accounting.  He also has a strong IT background focused on support services and has been primarily focused on ERP systems support and development since 2006. Steve Fisher is an expert in making technology work for you. It is Steve’s exceptionally personable approach that puts you at ease and reduces the stress of your implementation, resulting in increased understanding and quicker organizational adoption and independence. 

 

Peter Hummel - Implementation & Systems Support (Ontario)

Peter has been consulting in hardware and software systems since 1978. For the last 18 years he has focused solely on implementing and supporting Microsoft Dynamics SL. Peter is known for his tell-it-like-it-is communication style. His straightforward honest approach puts results in projects that move along quickly.  Peter enjoys his time with clients. He loves to build rapport by keeping it real and showing off his wit. Find Peter on LinkedIn

Outside of work, Peter plays trombone in a number of ‘big bands’ and enjoys hanging out at his cottage with family and friends and wonderful dog, Winnie.

 

 

Meet The Experts

  • Scott Michael

    Scott is an IT professional with over 18 years’ experience designing, developing, and implementing business-critical systems across a wide range of industries. Scott has created a name for himself as an expert problem solver, programmer and developer. Scott is continually developing unique solutions for clients with dynamic needs in special industries.

    Scott’s creativity gives his clients a particular advantage. He has a knack for running through all scenarios and seeing the possibilities. Scott cuts to the bottom line asking for your desired end result. In this way he works with you to achieve your results in the most efficient and elegant way possible.

    Scott is an avid golfer in the summer and a ski-Dad in the winter. He spends many hours on the slopes with his family and daughters participating in national ski races.

  • Kevin Esau

    Since 1990 Kevin has been developing and supporting accounting soluitons.  This was the perfect fit, bringing together his accounting and IT training. Since then he supported clients to make their businesses run better using better business processes and better use of technology.

    Kevin brings CIO expertise to orgainaztions.  From business process documenation to custom applicaiton design, he brings a fresh view of business needs and helps companies get the most out of their systems. 

    Kevin enjoys getting to know people and spends a lot of time in coffee shops.  He finds a lot of joy out of being a grandfather and spends a lot of time with family.  He enjoys various sports such as curling, skiing and hiking. 

  • Leon Hager, CMA

    Since 2001, Leon has been working with Microsoft Dynamics SL (Formerly Solomon) as a user, implementer and system administrator. His technical know-how combined with a strong business background allows Leon to provide customers with a well-rounded, tried and true approach that takes into account business processes as well as system processes.

    Leon is a financial accounting expert. Leon has seen many organizations through the implementation of a new financial system. Ask to have a conversation with Leon about improving your financial accounting, financial reporting, and system workflow. He will give you the straight goods on what works, what doesn’t and what will shift your organization into a competitive space where you can focus on your KPI’s while managing risk and growing your business.

    Outside of work you could find Leon on a ball diamond with one or both of his daughters or enjoying time outdoors quadding or waterskiing.  When not outdoors, Leon enjoys spending time with family and friends.

  • Steve Swenson

    Steve is a project accounting expert. Since 1991 he has been working in accounting with financial systems. Steve has a broad range of project experience and exposure to a wide range of industries. He specializes in project accounting solutions focusing on system design, implementation, project management and long term client support.

    Steve oversees the consultative engagement process and facilitates determining the right solution for his clients. Steve offers every client his expertise on process assessment and process improvement and holds the client’s focus on their big picture priorities. In this way he ensures the best long term result for your entire organization.

    When Steve is not working you can find him racing cars, mountain biking, hanging out with his family, and coaching his son’s soccer team.