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Name John
Phone 847-946-0784
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Controller (Finance Dir)
Westinghouse Electric Company
Lake Bluff Illinois
(Industrial Services)

Controller
AAR Corp.
Wood Dale Illinois
(Aerospace Distribution)

Senior Auditor
Sikich Garner & Company
Aurora Illinois
(Public Accounting)

Key Accomplishments Versatile & Results orientated executive offering more than 25 years of international accounting, finance & operations leadership in Service, Construction, Manufacturing & Distribution Businesses.

Demonstrated ability streamlining business operations to drive growth, improve efficiencies and increase profits. Collaborative personality capable of resolving complex cross functional issues and coaching employees to achieve targeted objectives.

Areas of Expertise: Corporate/Operational Finance, Strategic Planning & Organizational Leadership, Process Design & Productivity Improvement, Growth & Expansion Strategies, M&A, Profitability & Cost Analysis, Working Capital Management

Successes include: turnaround of a $400M European based service business; acquisition of an industry competitor to expand service capabilities & improve profits; unionization of a business to increase labor supply effectively doubling revenues.
Education / Skills University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign Bachelor Of Science in Accountancy
University of Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education: The Advanced Strategy Program
Certified Public Accountant Six-Sigma Green Belt CFO/VP Finance/Controller/Finance Director


Name James
Phone 919-401-2762
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State North Carolina
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Sr. Research Analyst
Oak Value Capital Management
Durham, NC
(Invesment Management)

Sr VP & Portfolio Manager
Sterling Capital Management
Charlotte, NC
(Investment Management)

VP Sr Equity Analyst
Legg Mason Fund Advisor
Baltimore, MD
(Investment Management)

Key Accomplishments Stock recommendations at Oak Value outperformed S&P 500 by percentage points annualized.

Stock recommendations at Legg Mason outperformed S&P 500 by 10 perceange points annualized.

Lessons learned from working directly with a top value money manager, William Miller of Legg Mason, for 4 years.

Cadbury Schweppes buy recommendation earned Oak Value public recogniton by Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett.
Education / Skills Harvard University - MBA
University of Cologne, Germany - one year exchange program
Washington & Lee University - BA Math, BS Business


Name William
Phone 773-255-4774
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President/Manager
Byline Bank
Chicago, IL
(Banking)

Director Managed Services
Arthur J Gallagher & Co
Itasca, IL
(Insurance/Risk Brokerage)

Applications Manager
Sidley Austin LLP
Chicago, IL
(Global Law Firm)

Key Accomplishments Established detailed procedures for all company divisions to deliver data required for OFAC sanction screening utilizing SharePoint minimizing the risk of the company failing audits and risk of government sanctions

Coordinated the consolidation of the firm wide document management system from 17 worldwide locations to a single global data center with disaster recovery capability.

Lead the data synchronization project team to synchronize organizational hierarchy structures between the JDE and Oracle HR systems, including impact analysis, remediation of downstream applications, and communications with impacted departments.

Developed and nurtured partnerships with key business leaders improving communication and trust resulting in IT involvement in early project planning and improved project execution.
Education / Skills Creighton University B.S. Business Administration
ITIL Foundations
Application Maintenance/Support, Vendor Management, Change/Issue/Problem Management


Name Will
Phone 630-913-0612
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Corporate Credit Manager
Termax Corporation
Lake Zurich
(Automotive clips)

Operations Manager
ITW Construction Service & Parts
Elgin,Illinois
(parts,tech info, training)

Treasury Services manager
Paslode division of ITW
Vernon Hills , Illinois
(Tools and Fasteners)

Key Accomplishments •Developed a cash flow forecast model •Reduced bad debt by 98% from 5% annually to 1/10th of 1% •Decreased 60+ days past due by 89% from 4.6% to .5% •Reduced DSO by 10% from 66.9 days to 60 days •Developed and implemented credit policies,

•Achieved a 99%+ fill rate with a 24 hour turn around on all parts orders. •55.6% inventory reduction ($1,050,000) as a vendor managed inventory program was established with major suppliers and ITW tool plants. •68.8% months on hand reduct

•Out of box computer and software conversion without business process modifications. • Led the development of a standalone ITW company, ITW Construction Service & Parts (ICSP)from the tool parts and accessories product line with complete P+L respons

•Created the PCA (Paslode Corrective Action) network that established an internal electronic dashboard used by technical, sales, marketing and quality manufacturing champions that documented quality problems and showed actual resolution steps. •
Education / Skills BS in Marketing, University of Illinois,Chicago
Financial Management, Business Development, Strategic Planning, Quality Process Improvement
Six Sigma Green Belt, Operations Technology, Employee Development, Training Programs, Inventory Control Programs
80/20 Simplification, Bilingual German, Credit Investigation, Statement Analysis, A/R Security Instruments, D&B Analysis

Name Michael
Phone 773-551-0485
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Idaho
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Cost Accounting Manager
Next Generation Films
Lexington, OH
(Flexible Films Mfr.)

Interim Finance Director
Hostess Brands Corp
Phoenix , Arizona
(Bread/Cake Mfr.)

Contractor/Consultant
Resources Global Professionals
Chicago, IL
(Consulting/Temp Services)

Key Accomplishments Worked with IT Vendor to improve software support. Created KPI reporting. Improve profit analysis down to the customer/sku level.

Successfully implemented 2009 & 2010 FY Plans for Northwest Business Unit of Hostess Brands Corp. Also, trained Sales GM's and Account Managers on BW SAP

Successfully integrated 3 distinct Pricing groups when Alcan purchased Pechiney Plastic Packaging. Created Financial process for Procurement Dept. to successfully track synergy savings.

Secured new business via Bids. Successfully implemented pricing & promotional programs leading to successful turnaround at LFB within 15 mos.
Education / Skills MBA Finance - DePaul University, Chicago, IL
BS Finance - Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Experienced with SAP - Material Master, Pricing, and Finance Modules. Super User with BW SAP
Experienced at leading and implementing new ERP Systems

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