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Name Jim
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary <$75k
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Business Manager
Perfect ! Wood Win-Door Profiles, LLC
Morton Grove, IL
(Composite Mouldings)

Customer Service Manager
International Casings Group
Chicago, IL
(Meat Food Components)

Consultant, Supply Chain
Fromm International
Northbrook, IL
(Beauty Sundry Products)

Key Accomplishments • Created sales support structure taking revenue from zero to $1 million. • Spearheaded new product development and product extensions representing 25% of sales, generating $250,000 in new annual revenue.

• Converted manual system to $10,000 Peachtree (ERP) computer system and ACT! customer relationship management (CRM) to track company business transactions and sales prospects and leads.

* Realized over $2 million in additional annual sales and reduced order fill penalties by utilizing computer skills to develop part-expediting reports. * Saved 600 hours by using sales force automation program to automated input of 1,200 orders

• Developed vendor relationships to increase procurement service levels and reduce material costs by $190,000 (25%) annually. • Developed website resulting in bringing three distributor customers on board generating $600,000 annually.
Education / Skills MBA, DePaul University, Chicago, IL Concentration in Marketing
BS, Accounting, University of Illinois, Chicago
AS, Information Technology, Wright City College
Six Sigma Greenbelt Training, Chicago Deming Association, Six Sigma Masters Program Naperville, IL

Name Mike
Phone 877-226-8762
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Arkansas
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions QA & PM
Walmart
Bentonville, IL
(Retail)

Sr PM
Electro-Motive diesel
Granger, IL
(Locomotive Sw)

QA Consultant
Motorola
Schaumburg, IL
(Telecomm Systems)

Key Accomplishments Mentored project managers and team members on effective SEI/CMMi & ITIL process tailoring and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Improved average process compliance 25% on more than 50 IT projects with life cycle durations from four months to 18 months.

Resolved product development project staffing constraints and shortened a schedule by 30% to meet customer needs by using tailored resource simulation. SSBB.

Effectively used internet technologies to support world-wide IT project teams, including Corporate and contractor teams in Europe, Israel, China, Japan, India, South America, South Africa, Mexico, CAM and across the United States.

Coached project team members on the legal and financial differences between Cost Plus and Fixed Price Government contracts. Coached team on SDLC methodologies: Waterfall, Iterative, Evolutionary, Agile, and Scaled Agile.
Education / Skills Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with demonstrated leadership in software quality improvement projects.
BS, Computer Science & Mathematics (double major) with honors from Univ. of South Dakota. National Honor Society.
Certified Manager of Quality & Organizational Excellence, Certified Software Quality Engineer, Six Sigma Black Belt
ISO-9001, SEI/CMMi, ISO 13485, 21 CFR 820, Sarbanes-Oxley and ITIL compliance.

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 Confidential
Phone 561-213-7595
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Florida
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Advisor-Transformation
Advisor
florida
(Digital Transformation)

Sales Director
Cisco Systems
Florida
(Digital Solutions)

Sr Projeect Executiv
IBM Global Services
Global
(Transformation)

Key Accomplishments “Generating results thru digital solutions that optimize the customer’s experience."​ I am a Thought Leader and Transformation Executive whose passion and purpose is in building teams to assist clients in defining and executing transformation.

managed 20% growth in sales $300 m

Designed, negotiated and sold $1b in customer experience transformation contract

Multiple global transformation deals approx. $300m each
Education / Skills Masters in Information Management
BS in Aerospace Engineering Management



Name Ronald
Phone 630-935-3326
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Client Relationship Dir.
CSC, Inc.
Westmont, IL
(IT Integration/Maint.)

Senior Director
Covansys, Inc
Schaumburg, IL
(IT Integration/Maint.)

Director - Retail System
Ben Franklin Stores, Inc.
Carol Stream, IL
(Franchise Ret/Wholesale)

Key Accomplishments Managed a 10 yr contract and 70+ people developing and maintaining applications for a transportation based firm. Generated revenue of $8M per year. Continually adjusted operations to improve output and reduce costs.

Created a number of employee engagement programs that resulted in reducing unplanned turnover to less than 1% within the US based portion of the contract. Applied many of the same programs with the offshore team. Increased productivity and quality.

Developed an integrated POS device for variety and craft stores that maintained inventory and expedited order entry for warehouse and direct orders. This resulted in reduced inventory for franchisees and lower costs. Cut order errors by 20%.

Developed and tested an automated Kiosk that provided an electronic catalog for small, rural stores that could provide for direct delivery merchandise to customers. Increased sales with minimum cost.
Education / Skills BA: University of Minnesota - Duluth Various Graduate Level Courses over the years.
Experienced at delivering mission-critical results in revenue generation, profit & business growth in many business area
Expertise in IT services, retail, transportation, logistics, relocation, insurance and utility industries.
Passionate about global communications, engagement of employees and development of client partnerships that are lasting.

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