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Supporting Strategies | Northwest Maryland: Bookkeeping Services

Supporting Strategies provides outsourced bookkeeping services, controller services and operational support to growing businesses.


Supporting Strategies delivers expert bookkeeping and controller services across Montgomery, Frederick and Carroll counties in Maryland, including:

  • Clarksburg
  • Damascus
  • Eldersburg
  • Frederick
  • Gaithersburg
  • Germantown
  • Mt. Airy
  • Olney
  • Poolesville
  • Rockville
  • Westminster

As a local outsourced bookkeeping and controller services firm with the resources of a national practice, we excel at customer service and in instituting best practices to drive efficiencies and productivity for small- to medium-sized businesses. Clients benefit from our highly trained and dedicated people, proven processes and best-of-breed technology.

Our services — which cover transactional bookkeeping and human resources to outsourced CFO functions — include accounts payable, billing, accounts receivable, month-end close, budgeting and payroll. We specialize in providing financial insight to help business leaders drive revenue and reduce expenses.

Providing Bookkeeping and Controller Services to Diverse Industries in Northwest Maryland
The region's economy is as expansive and diverse as the cities and towns that make up Montgomery, Frederick and Carroll counties. We count technology, pharmaceutical, not-for-profit, healthcare, professional services and public administration among the key sectors that help the region thrive. Supporting Strategies is equipped to provide bookkeeping and controller services in Montgomery, Frederick and Carroll counties to these and many other industries.

Ready to learn how you can strengthen your business with bookkeeping and controller services? Schedule your FREE Consultation with Supporting Strategies | Northwest Maryland today.



Steve Barber, Bookkeeping Services, Northwest Maryland

Meet Our Managing Director, Steven Barber

(301) 329-0342


Steve's energy and enthusiasm for guiding others to success is only matched by his talent for doing so. Whether supporting small businesses or coaching young athletes, he has a gift for helping others be their absolute best.

Steve has over 25 years of accomplishments in finance and operations, from improving capabilities and efficiencies to providing insights for quality decision making. He brings his business leadership and commitment to helping businesses succeed to Supporting Strategies, launching the Montgomery, Frederick, and Carroll counties, Maryland location in 2018.

A dedicated Marylander, Steve lives in Damascus with his wife, son and three dogs. He enjoys camping, supporting the local community and attending sporting events (he's a passionate NASCAR fan and season ticketholder for the four-time MLS Cup Champs, DC United). Steve has coached youth soccer, basketball, baseball and football, and has volunteered as PackMaster for his son’s Cub Scout Pack and as PTA Treasurer for the local elementary school.


Supporting Strategies Client Delight Award Recipient 2021  Supporting Strategies Growth Award Recipient 2021

Listen to Steve Barber on a recent edition of the "Add Value 2 Entrepreneurs" podcast.



Q: What bookkeeping and controller services does Supporting Strategies provide?

Supporting Strategies provides a full range of bookkeeping services, including revenue and accounts receivable; expenses and accounts payable; HR and payroll; day-to-day bookkeeping and month-end close; and financials, planning and analysis.

Q: What is your bookkeeper hourly rate?

Supporting Strategies provides right-size bookkeeping and controller services for a range of businesses. Whether you own a startup or an established and growing business, we offer bookkeeping and controller services at a level that works for you. We take a custom approach to bookkeeper hourly rates or pricing packages, depending on the size, needs, and growth goals of each business. Contact us today to learn how outsourced bookkeeping and controller services can help you take your business to the next level.

Q: What size businesses does Supporting Strategies work with?

Supporting Strategies provides bookkeeping services to growing businesses across a wide range of sizes and stages. Whether you're a startup or a successful established business, Supporting Strategies can provide the bookkeeping services and operational support you need.


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Why Your Company's Strategic Plan Must Include Bookkeeping

Set specific goals by running accurate numbers: An outsourced bookkeeping and controller service can show you how. Every organization should have a strategic plan that outlines a vision for the future. But to make that vision a reality, you need accurate financial data from every area of the operati... Read more

Top 3 Things Outsourced Bookkeeping Can Do for Your Business

Find a bookkeeping and controller services provider that can help you today and help you scale for tomorrow. Congratulations. You've reached that welcome, if worrisome, milestone where your small business isn't so small anymore. You and your staff no longer have the time to do everything that needs ... Read more

Want to Know How Healthy Your Business Is? Read Your Balance Sheet.

From financial wellness to financial intelligence, your bookkeeper and controller can help you gain insight about your business through your balance sheet. Of all the key financial statements that business owners must understand, including the income statement and cash flow statement, the most impor... Read more