Mrs. Wright is responsible for managing and directing the activities and personnel of Acuity’s Finance and Administrative teams, including Internal Projects, Human Resources and Operations and System Administration. Together with her team, Mrs. Wright ensures the day-to-day operations of the company are as efficient and effective as possible, and provides financial metrics and recommendations to the executive team to enable the growth and development of the business.
Mrs. Wright is a motivated and detail-oriented finance professional with experience in both the public and private accounting sectors. She began her accounting career with PricewaterhouseCoopers where she gained a breadth of experience in auditing large public companies throughout several industries. Mrs. Wright then joined C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., a $30 billion grocery wholesaler and retailer, where she took on roles of increasing responsibility within the Financial Reporting function. Most recently, Mrs. Wright was the Director of Financial Reporting, responsible for overseeing the quarterly and annual reporting of the company’s consolidated financial statements to investors, ensuring compliance with GAAP, coordinating the company’s financial audits, and leading the team through a $300 million bond offering, numerous acquisitions, and an Oracle EBS implementation. After 7 years with C&S, Mrs. Wright joined Acuity as the Director of Finance and Administration. Read more on Beth’s LinkedIn profile.