FINANCE

Accounting and Finance with tech industry prowess

As a business grows, so grows its need for fiscal management and reporting. The Lotus Innovations Finance team knows what it takes to create a set of processes and procedures to help a company scale up; particularly high-tech software and services companies. From pre-acquisition through post-exit transition, we’re there to ensure success.

Services like these help our companies grow and build value:

  • Budgeting and Planning
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable and Receivable
  • Taxation Services
  • Auditing Services
  • Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Closing Procedures
  • Revenue Accounting and Sales Staff Compensation

From day one, the Lotus Innovations Finance team begins working with our Portfolio Companies and remains an integral part of their business. We take the worry, and the distraction out of the equation so company CEO’s and senior management can focus on growth.

HUMAN RESOURCES

Recruit and retain top talent for growth

Dedicated human resource professionals become critically important as a company expands and begins to hire outside of their intimate professional network. The Lotus Innovations HR team, one of the pillars of our Shared Services model, not only helps our Portfolio Companies scale up for growth, but helps them create a dynamic employee culture and offer better benefits.

Our Portfolio Companies have access to a variety of HR services including:

Hiring
We’ll step right in and help write and post job descriptions, vet candidates, screen, reference check, and negotiate offers. We also provide interview training and coaching that results in effective, long term hires.

Benefits
Company employees have access to a broader selection of healthcare benefits and large group rates. We also provide benefits professionals who can answer employee questions and help them make the right insurance decisions.

Culture Building
Culture doesn’t come from a manual. Our HR professionals can help identify the best in a company’s employees as well as offer insights, training, events, and programs to help build a grow positive, energetic company culture.

Compliance
Knowledgeable about employment laws that can have an impact on hiring, promoting, and separation. And because these laws are constantly changing, our team stays current and provides companies with the most up-to-date information.

From day one, the Lotus Innovations HR team begins working with our Portfolio Companies and remains an integral part of their business. We take the worry, and the distraction out of the equation so company CEO’s and senior management can focus on growth.

LEGAL

Access to the best counsel for growth

A growing company needs to be sure they are protecting their own interests and those of their customers, partners and employees. The Lotus Innovations Shared Services legal team provides hands-on support services to our Portfolio Companies.

Our Portfolio Companies have access to a variety of services including:

  • Patents and Copyrights
  • Contracts and Proposals
  • Business Compliance
  • Legal Forms & Agreements
  • Website Terms & Conditions

From help writing and reviewing contracts to filing intellectual property notifications, our legal team can take the worry out of the equation so businesses can focus on growth.

MARKETING

Building brand value with innovative marketing

Marketing techniques and technology have changed dramatically in the past 5-10 years and continues to evolve on pace with the tech industry as a whole. From social marketing and monitoring to content marketing, mobile website design, CRM, and marketing automation, it takes a rich talent pool to get your company’s message to market and keep it there.

The Lotus Innovations Marketing Services organization provides a broad and deep spectrum of services and support for small and mid-size companies including:

  • Branding and Corporate Positioning
  • Business Plan & Go to Market Planning
  • Content Marketing
  • Design & Graphics
  • Digital Marketing
  • eMail Marketing
  • PR & Social Media
  • SEO
  • Website Development

The most important transformation for companies aside from the products and services they provide is marketing; or how they communicate their brand to the marketplace. Professional branding and marketing has contributed significantly to increased valuations for our Portfolio Companies.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Technology Infrastructure and Support That Grows With You

Technology can either be a tremendous productivity enhancer or an epic battle of man vs. machine for lean companies focused on growth. Lotus Innovations Shared Services IT team addresses one of the biggest challenges facing growing businesses IT infrastructure. And because our team not only knows technology but has an intimate knowledge of IT Software and Services companies, our Portfolio Companies can reap the rewards of a solid, business-building, technology back-bone.

Here are just some of the services we provide to our business clients:

  • Business Data and VoIP
  • Cloud Storage
  • File Back-Up
  • Data Security
  • Corporate eMail/eMail Servers
  • IT Support and Troubleshooting
  • Purchase Support for Equipment and Devices