CFO Leadership to help you scale
I believe in helping others to see what’s possible, so that together we can achieve extraordinary results. I bring Fortune 100 expertise to fractional CFO services and operations consulting for growing businesses.
About Tailwind PDX
You know the stereotype. Accountants are penny-pinching bean counters: boring, serious, and a bit stuffy. It’s my mission to disrupt the stereotype, exceed your expectations, and show you new and exciting possibilities. Having a proven finance and operations leader by your side will make day-to-day operations more effective, profitable, and fun.
Take your business to the next level
The 5 things every growing business owner wished they knew
trusted And Certified
Real-time visibility to finances
The insights you need to grow your business, increase profitability, and proactively adapt to changing market conditions.
Personalized financial and operations solutions
I don’t believe that one size fits all.
Meet Colleen Ruhlin FOUNDER AND CEO
A lifelong Oregonian, Colleen founded Tailwind PDX with the goal of offering big business best practices to growing companies.
I want to bring Fortune 100 finance and operational expertise to your business.
I founded Tailwind PDX because I’m drawn to the energy and ambition of entrepreneurs, and want to help bring your vision to life. Finance shouldn’t be a burden, nor intimidating – it should be a critical asset in your toolkit for success.
How can I help?
You’ve got big dreams, I’ve got the action plans to get you there! I want to work with people who aren’t satisfied with the status quo.