Improving your business: Our ongoing commitment to you.

We understand the complexities, concerns and issues of operating a business.  From healthy financial accounting to leadership, management and marketing, we provide client support and training through our Business Development Group, Peridot Business LLC.  Our mission is to see clients succeed by getting the business support they need.



John Michael Kledis, EA, CFE, CVA brings over 14 years of tax and business experience, working with a broad range of business owners and nonprofits of all sizes and complexities.  From business valuations to the intricacies of fraud prevention and identification, he understands the importance of financial review and analysis and helps other business owners and upper management gain insight into their financial operations to make every day and significant decisions to improve their results.


Bill Kelley, CHS, CPO, Senior Executive, brings an additional 40+ years of extensive experience developing, implementing, and managing leadership, property management and development strategy, while maximizing productivity, increasing revenue and lowering operating cost.  For 20 years he led performance, management, leadership and customer service as Executive Director of Operations for the Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa, a world class four-star hospitality organization.  Bill understands the importance of leadership development and operational efficiencies.  

Together, John Michael and Bill, provide collaborative support and resources to business owners.

Many of our clients are owners, managers and leaders of their organizations or new to their organization.  While you may have obtained education in the 4 pillars of business operations in the past or as part of your formal education, today's businesses need ongoing education and training as technology advances and businesses must respond rapidly to an ever-changing business environment.
As part of the strategic partnership with Peridot Consulting, Inc., the Peridot Business Roundtable is a specialized program designed specifically for business owners, upper managementand professionals providing 360° support, advisory, training and coaching in Finance, Management/Operations and Marketing.
By providing a 360 approach addressing all facets of business, we help them compete in the market place.
This program is led by Bill Kelley, a management professional with 30+ years experience and John Michael Kledis, EA, CFE, CVA.

Peridot Consulting, Inc.

60 N. Market Street

Asheville, NC 28801

(828) 242-6971

633 Merrimon Ave., Suite B

Asheville NC 28804