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Name Dale
Phone 847-341-3231
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Regional Sales Consultant
Trustmark Insurance
Lake Forest, IL
(Self Funded Group Health)

Regional Sales Rep
Assurant Health
Oak Brook Terrace
(Group Health Self Funded )

Managing Principal
State Farm Insurance Agency
Chicago, IL
(P/C Insurance)

Key Accomplishments From scratch developed 245 agency who sold health and group health plans. Developed marketing plan, competitive analysis, identified prospects using different sources, introduced and positioned product, created pipeline and closed business.

Developed a book of business in the independent agent market, introduced the product, generated Rfps, generated customized solutions, and closed $155,00 in business in 4 months.

Helped developed and grow an insurance agency from 500 to 2200 families from 1991 to 2003, resulting in significant revenue growth, agency profits, and underwriting profits

Developed a successful business from start to successful for 14 years; created sales plans, business plans, strategy and implementation achieving sales and revenue growth.
Education / Skills MBA, Finance, Western Illinois University--graduated Beta Gamma Sigma BBA, Management
Territory development, product introductions, relationship creation and development, product introductions.
Self funded group health plan design, product training, product positioning to win new business recommendations.
Sales leadership, business development, business planning, and business creation, HR functions, P&L responsibility.

Name Robert
Phone 630-719-1039
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Software Delivery Advisor
Aetna
Downers Grove IL
(Insurance)

Software Consultant
Volt Information Services
Naperville IL
(Software Consulting)

Member of Technical Staff
Lucent Technologies
Lisle IL
(Cellular network mgmt)

Key Accomplishments Converted over 35 C Tuxedo services into Java-based web services as a Java neophyte. Increased efficiency of claims-processing data engine by 67% with programming algorithm changes. Responded to over 95% of hundreds of user requests within 3 days.

Developed over 200 customized database-affecting C software tools for wireless service providers. Increased efficiency of high-profile subscriber database software tools by over 25%. Learned C# to co-develop wireless field engineer application.

Independently developed C software tools to streamline wireless cell rehome deployment data-gathering by 20%.

Supported and developed services and back-engine components for accounts-receivable application generating revenue of over $50M/month
Education / Skills M. S. in Computer Science (IIT, Chicago IL), 1990. B. A. in Mathematics (North Central College, Naperville IL), 1981
Technical skills include C, Pro*C, UNIX, Korn shell, Java, C#, Eclipse, Websphere, SoapUI, Remedy, ServiceNow



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 Steven
Phone 630-640-6658
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Iowa
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Principal
Direct Solutions Group LLC
Ankeny, IA
(Consulting, Marketing)

President
AMPAC Marketing
Los Angeles
(Insurance/Financial Serv)

President
Guarantee Reserve Life
Chicago
(Insurance, Marketing)

Key Accomplishments Developed new client relationships for BPO and Affinity marketing programs. Secured three new partners in first 90 days. Expanded distribution to include multiple clients.

Stabilized and re-positioned company resulting in re-energized business and profit growth. Entered new markets and distribution channels. Developed cohesive management group. Restructured company from a project focus to a market focus.

Stabilized company, developed and executed new growth strategy, grew new revenues by 80% in three years. Diversified distribution channels, product offerings. Introduced metrics driven management.

Culture change and re-energizing stalled organizations. B2C, B2B2C, Social media, Customer acquisition and engagement, P&L management
Education / Skills BS Marketing/Management Major, Economics Minor, Iowa State University
Stanford University Advanced Management College Executive Program
Wharton School - Finance and Accounting Executive Program


Name Cynthia
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Program Manager
Allstate Insurance
Northbrook, IL
(Financial Services/IT)

Manager
Allstate Insurance
Northbrook, IL
(Financial Services/IT)

Senior Project Manager
Allstate Insurance
Northbrook, IL
(Financial Services/IT)

Key Accomplishments Formed and program managed virtual team for $2.5M Program connecting Allstate Roadside Services with primary insurance platform, enabling cross selling. Delivered in 4 weeks, aligning with significant marketing campaign.

Ensured transition of Allstate Roadside Services acquisition from GE, serving 12 million customers. Served as liaison through migration into Allstate Data Centers and integration of more than 50 resources.

Built cross functional technology team of 30 to mitigate weekly customer outages and stabilize web based Consumer Channel. Closed application and configuration gaps, improving system integration points.

Program managed the transformation of legacy IT service management platform. Focused on enterprise awareness and adoption of Change, Incident, Problem, and Configuration processes utilized by more than 5000 users across the enterprise.
Education / Skills Masters in Business Administration (MBA) - Finance emphasis
Bachelors of Science (BS) in Computer Science - Business emphasis
Managing global programs & resources, providing efficiencies, bridging technology & business, driving change
Building morale, improving internal relationships, leading through ambiguity, crafting executive communications

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