Dave Cain

Executive Principal
Dublin, OH
Resident of Powell, OH
Rea Team Member Since 1979
  • At Rea, Dave works on developing strategies for businesses, and assists business owners with wealth management and cash flow strategies.

Topics or areas of expertise that Dave can talk about (even in his sleep):

  • Cash flow strategies
  • Mitigating risk in the business environment
  • Business and tax strategies
  • Succession planning

How we know he knows what he's doing:

  • He holds a bachelor's degree in accounting, with a minor in history, from The University of Mount Union
  • He has more than 40 years of experience in the accounting industry
  • 2018 Chet Stocker Award for Service to the Profession

Furthering his professional development, Dave is involved with:

  • Ohio Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • Past Board member of The Entrepreneurship Institute
  • Podcast Host for unsuitable on Rea Radio

When he's not in the office, you can find him:

  • Watching the Indians, Browns, Cavs, Blue Jackets, Buckeyes
  • Playing golf (from the fairway!)
  • Spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren
  • Hanging out with friends
  • Exercising
  • Creating the perfect playlist

Inside The Mind Of...

  • What does "A Brighter Way" mean to you? Be persistent in finding creative solutions!
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Celebrating with a team member or client when they slam dunk one of their goals.
  • What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Let your listening fuel action
  • What "bright idea" do you find yourself sharing over and over? Let's take an inventory of our personal leadership skills!

Just For Fun:

  • What profession would you choose if you didn't go into accounting? Country music singer, with a twist of rock and roll
  • What is the best restaurant you've ever eaten at? The Plain of Six Glaciers Teahouse in Banff National Park (The peanut and jelly sandwiches are great!)
I focus on developing strategies and ideas for business owners.