When Mathew Heggem traded his dancing shoes for accounting ledgers, he didn’t leave his art behind.
As the CEO of SUM Innovation, Heggem is using the creativity he developed as a dance major to shake up the traditional accounting world. From reducing data entry to creating custom accounting solutions for his clients, he’s constantly looking for ways to innovate. He brings the same creative approach to his workflow — incorporating yoga, freewriting, and a purposeful mindset into his daily routine.
In this interview, Mathew Heggem explains how freethinking and flexibility have shaped him as an accountant, a business leader, and an individual.