About Us

About Us

We are Accountants, Controllers, and CFOs who make sure that Entrepreneurs and Leaders know their numbers!

We are virtual, accurate, deadline oriented and an extension of your internal team!

We hire A-players with business and accounting backgrounds. We work on your behalf from a business mindset.

Accounting is not all about taxes. We believe it is actually more about knowing what the business needs to plan better, operate better, and grow stronger! Those results are born from well-designed accounting systems, efficient processes, and accurate financials.

All businesses are not the same. Our services are not “One Size Fits All” solutions. We work with our clients to develop internal and financial operations based on needs and timelines and adjust as business adjusts.

We are advocates of continuing education and staying current as technology evolves… We also know you cannot run a business from an app!

Chris Belna

CEO, CFO, Client Advisor

With over 30 years of combined accounting and management knowledge they can share those experiences and passion with clients. Being a resource for owners and executives is second nature to the team. The daily mission is to improve financial operations and efficiencies, make clients the highest priority, and strive to exceed expectations, no matter what the goal. Ultimately, building a stronger infrastructure for client sustainability and growth.

Great pride goes into developing the A La Carte team. Together they bring varied talents and skills, experience, strong ethics, and hard work, all of which, our clients deserve and benefit from. The strength of this A-team strengthens each client!


Our Team

Nicole Fiske

Sr. Client Specialist

Beth Wilson

Sr. Client Specialist

Debbie Trimble

Sr. Client Specialist

Jackie Cowen

Accounting Specialist


Peter Catalano Founder & Attorney, Catalano Law

Chris and her team are always there for us. They respond to any inquiry promptly and accurately. They are in constant contact with our bank and accountants. I can concentrate on practicing law while they take care of the details of running the business for us. They are a pleasure to work with and a lot of fun. They get my highest recommendation!

Jody Jones Director of Administration, Brophy Services Inc.

Every once in a while we are fortunate enough to find an individual, let alone a team who is willing to go above and beyond in assuring the success of our business. A La Carte Business Services surpasses the typical “What can I do for you promise.” They are by our side daily and are always looking for ways to put better systems in place. No matter our struggles, a member of their team says "How can I help" and then moves on to get it done. Their knowledge, professionalism and systems have allowed us to create greater efficiencies, saving us time and money. We look forward to another 10+ years.

Dean Panos President, Blink Fitness

Chris and her team have been exceptional at getting a thorough understanding of my business and working with my CPA to bridge the gap so I can stay focused on my business. I would recommend A La Carte to anyone who wants a responsive and dedicated staff that caters to you and your business needs.

Patrick Ambron President, BrandYourself.com

As BrandYourself.com grew, it became difficult to stay organized and on top of everything that impacted the business. We hired A La Carte, and life immediately became easier. They have worked with us on processes, some to basically take over and streamline 99% of the work. Whenever we have an something come up, we can simply call and know it will be handled. I would recommend A La Carte to any business, regardless of size. It has been one of the smartest choices we have made since being in business.

John Romig Jr President, Functional Communications Corp (Mood formerly known as Muzak)

My brother, Tom and I have the privilege of carrying on our growing 3rd generation family business in Upstate New York. Our father, John Romig Sr, installed a DOS accounting system in 1986, of which we utilized into 2021. For many years we deliberated over converting to a more contemporary, user friendly end to end solution. We have local and national ties and have the luxury to network accordingly for vendors, integrators, etc. We concluded that such an endeavor, sensitive and critical to have done properly, would be best done with a local firm. We engaged in a serious quest in 2019, and through our local commercial ties, we connected with Chris Belna, CEO and Founder of A La Carte. Admittedly, the process was daunting for us, yet with Chris, her business acumen and knowledge of ERP, the process came together beautifully. Full disclosure, this cutover forced our company to think a different way and take new and different steps with all departments, from service, admin, to installation. The way Chris and her team were able to forecast and translate new concepts and methods to our routine of over 3.5 decades, was nothing short of exquisite. We would recommend Chris Belna and A La Carte for any accounting and business consultation work.


Our clients will always be treated in a kind and ethical manner. We will offer valuable services, pleasant experiences and personal, first-class assistance. We will strive to meet your needs and exceed your expectations. Your confidential matters will be respected and your business will be taken seriously.