Chris Martin

Overview

Chris started his career with a small firm in northern New Jersey before joining SobelCo in 2015 as a manager.  He became a partner in the firm in 2020, predominately working with the firm's supermarket clients before SobelCo joined the CLA family in February 2023. He has worked closely with mid-sized, privately-held businesses throughout his entire career, adding value by assisting clients with their financial statement needs, providing strategic planning for their corporate and individual income taxes, and actively consulting on major financial decisions.

Chris primarily consults with clients in the food and beverage industry, from retailers and supermarkets, to distributors and manfucaturers, helping them understand their financial situation accurately. Using clients’ internal information and industry benchmarks, Chris helps clients set strategic goals and make educated decisions. In addition, helping them monitor and improve their operations by applying forecasts and projections that can lead to greater efficiencies and profitability while being prepared for emerging trends in the sector. Chris is recognized as a leader and influencer in the industry, managing financial statement audits, reviews, compilations, and income taxes for manufacturers, distributors, and supermarket owners in the tri-state of area.

Education

William Paterson University - BS Accounting 2007

 

In the community

New Jersey Food Council - Government Affairs and Tax Committees

NJCPA - Vice President Morris/Sussex Chapter