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Name Layne
Phone 203-245-0510
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Connecticut
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President Marketing
Proliance/Transpro Inc
New Haven, CT
(Auto and HD Replace Parts)

Director Marketing
Champion Parts
Oak Brook, IL
(Auto and HD Replace Parts)

Sales and Marketing Mgr
Exchange Parts of America
Chicago, IL
(Auto and HD Replace Parts)

Key Accomplishments Delivered $3 million in first year sales through the development of the new collision channel program utilizing the company’s 100 distribution branches for product sales to local body shops.

Created the Proliance brand and strengthened key company product brands like Ready-Rad and Ready-Aire through value proposition analysis and improvement.

Grew sales with NAPA, the company’s third largest account at $25 million in annual sales, by 6% in the first year as account executive by improving communications, planning, and promotional activity.

Supported the 20% annual sales growth rate in the Heavy Duty Products line by developing WD and Dealer sales tools to sell the market-changing complete radiator line leading to enhanced revenue and margins.
Education / Skills MBA in Marketing University of Michigan - 1980 BA in Chemistry Valparaiso University 1975
Strategic Market Planning, Marketing Team Building, Product Management, Brand Building
Mergers and Acquisitions, Value Proposition Improvement, New Product Development, New Channel Development
Key Account Management, Advertising and Promotion, Trade Show Management, Public Relations

Name Dennis
Phone 320-492-2414
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Florida
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions General Manager
Indepenent Telecom
Indiana
(Telecommunications)

VP Operations & CTO
St Cloud Wireless Holdings
ST Cloud, MN
(Wireless Svc & Products)

VP Sales
Harris Communications
Camarillo, CA
(Telcom Test Systems)

Key Accomplishments Implemented Operations re-engineering process to clearly define responsibilities, reducing overlapping efforts and lost time. Initiated cost analysis program - review all leases and contracts to ensure least cost to communications

Implemented inter-departmental ROI (Return on Investment) process for all major capital and operational expenditures for Board presentations and approvals. Directed the design, project planning, ROI justifications and build-out of start-up company

Established budget development & tracking process to control costs, cash flow and improve revenues Directed negotiations, implementation and administration of interconnection contracts. Established consistent and time-critical communications path

Transformed business unit focus from total direct sales to indirect/channel sales. Initiated business improvement processes for pre-sales support, new product/feature definition & business case development. Negotiated joint marketing & VAR agreements
Education / Skills Technical College Design Engineering, Johnson County Community College Management Certificate Program
Kansas University School of Business Advanced Management Development & Leadership, Harper College Leadership & HR
Sprint University of Excellence Engineering Economics & Emerging Technologies
St Cloud State University Entrepreneurial Center - Mini MBA Wilson Learning Competitive, Counselor & Strategic Sales

Name Douglas
Phone 847-302-5346
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Senior Project Manager
Aon
Lincolnshire, IL
(Insurance)

Account Manager
NetCracker Technology
Herndon, VA
(Software and Services)

Senior Manager, Software
Level 3 Communications, LLC
Oakbrook, Illinois
(Global communications)

Key Accomplishments Led international teams of engineers, developers, and vendors. Programmed and managed implementation of over $300 million dollars of Multi-national Command and Control systems integral to military operations in three countries over three years.

Decisive, energetic enabler of technology processes with comprehensive experience across all major IT disciplines; high-level strategic planning to hands-on implementation for information systems, infrastructure, telecommunications, and construction.

Senior level technology professional with strong business and operations insight keeping focus on ROI value by strong leadership developing frameworks of consensus building, staff empowerment, and collaboration.

Leader for small to large scale SDLC and commercial COTS application development and integration projects. Projects up to $300 million, 150 personnel in size/scope. Implemented company-wide structured quality project management processes.
Education / Skills Masters of Science, Systems Management, University of Southern California
Project Management Professional Certification, ITIL Foundations Certification, Wide Area Network Certification.
LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt Training, FKI. Manager of Quality Organizational Excellence Training, ASQ.
Executive Leadership Courses, Academic Instructor Course, USAF; Basic & Advanced Information Systems Courses, USAF

Name Scott
Phone 847-940-2800
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Managing Partner
Gray Hair Management
Schaumburg, IL
(Executive Coaching)

Chief Operating Officer
Cornerstone Promotions
Vernon Hills, IL
(Music Marketing)

President
Scott Kane & Associates, Inc
Deerfield, IL
(Mgmt Consulting)

Key Accomplishments Helping Executives get jobs through coaching, marketing and personal-touch networking.

25+ years of television production, producing and directing commercials, sports and entertainment and corporate programming.



Education / Skills B.S. (Cinema & Photography) & (Radio-TV) Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 1967




Name Christopher
Phone 312-296-0906
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Dir IT Infrastructure/Ops
Uline Shipping Supplies
Pleasant Prairie, WI
(B2B, Catalog )

Dir IT Infrastructure/Ops
CCC Information Services
Chicago, IL
(Insurance SaaS)

Sr. Mgr Infrastructure/Op
Discover Financial
Riverwoods, IL
(Financial)

Key Accomplishments Created data center world class operation. Engineered and upgraded servers, VMWare (Vsphere 6.0), storage (EMC), desktops, network (Cisco, F5, Checkpoint, Citrix), telephony (Avaya).

Program managed many projects - building construction, data room buildouts, network upgrades, VMWare upgrades, telephony upgrades. Managed professional staff performing that work. Performed performance reviews, hired and fired.

Managed the creation of processes and procedures for te data center, for change management, for incident handling and control, for release management. Performed audits of mentioned processes ensuring compliance.

Managed disaster recovery exercises. Managed and prepared documentation surrounding DR exercises. Also, focused on Business Continuity ensuring the business would sustain business interrupting events. Tested regularly.
Education / Skills MBA, Depaul University BS, Mathematics and Computer Science Telecommunications, DePaul University
PMP, ITILv3 Foundations, DCCA, A+, Net+, Security+ - current CCNA, MCSE - expired
Knowledge of PC, mid-range, mainframe, networks, telephony, WAN/LAN/wireless, program management.


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