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Name Raymond
Phone 224-595-3903
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions CAO/COO
Glencar Underwritin Managers
Itasca, IL
(P&C Insurance )

Sr. VP
Zurich North America
Schaumburg IL
(P&C Insurance)

Chief Administrat Officer
Acceptance Insurance Companies
Omaha NE
(P&C and Crop Insurance)

Key Accomplishments Glencar - One of the founding partners for a start-up managing general underwriters focused on P&C Commercial Lines Program business in the US. I handle all non-financial back-office responsibilities including IT, HR, contracts, processes, planning.

Brought strong/innovative leadership to the position in assimilating acquired operations; re-engineering workflows. and installing measures, metrics, controls and reporting Cut annual IT net expenses by $750K

Restored business growth in key underwriting units and improved customer satisfaction through elimination of nine-month backlogs, 10% increase in staff productivity Cut expenses $800K over 3 years without impairing customer services

Increased operations unit productivity 20% through leadership development and revamped pay-for-performance structure. Implemented change mgmnt. Assumed a leading role in development of strategic plan aimed at increasing profits by $22M over 5 years
Education / Skills MBA - Finance, DePaul University, Chicago Bachelor of Arts, Loyola University, Chicago
Strategic Analysis and Planning Multi-site Management IT and Operations Turnarounds Project Management - 6 Sigma
Process Re-engineering Business Systems Development Controls and Reporting Cost, Data and Transaction Management
Organization Development Recruitment and Training Underwriting Mngmt with Full P and L Accountability

Name Confidential
Phone 920-602-0500
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Design Eng Manager
Miniature Precision Components, Inc.
Walworth, WI
(Injection Molded parts)

Dir - Product Development
Waukesha Engine Dresser
Waukesha, WI
(Natural Gas Engines)

Sr. Mgr. of Engineering
Giddings & Lewis
Fond du Lac, WI
(Machine Tools)

Key Accomplishments •As Change Agent, Developed strategy and implemented technology based five year growth plan involving R&D, new product development, Strategic Supplier Development and Quality Assurance. Result: Steps to meet 50% increase in revenues in three years

Introduced Design for Six Sigma. Result: Educated engineers and others in this methodology and quantified product performance parameters leading to data- based knowledge capture for excellence in design, quality and reliability.

Reduced Business and Compliance risk. Result: Resolved reliability issues with $10,000,000 of warranty costs, reduced business risk in technology export clearing 30,000 parts, and improved market share certifying all product families for CE mark.

Led project team in forming global strategic supplier alliance for engine filters with $4,000,000 annual spend. Result: Presented savings of $400,000 per year. Championed, mentored and coached more than 10 Six Sigma teams. Result: $16 m savings.
Education / Skills Education:Master of Business Administration (Honors), Univ of Wisconsin, Oshkosh;MSME, UW, Madison; BSME, Univ of Madra
Formally Trained in Dresser Global Strategic Supplier Selection Process; Instructor in Project Management, Demand Flow.
Certified Six Sigma Black Belt – DMAIC & DFSS, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 2006 Operational Excellence: Lean
Multi-industry Management experience with problem prevention focus; Change Agent, Leader, Mentor, Coach.

Name Charley
Phone 612-227-7181
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Minnesota
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Global Service Leader
Ingersoll Rand - Trane
Twin Cities, MN
(HVAC Products & Service)

N. America Service Leader
Trane
Twin Cities, MN
(HVAC Products & Services)

Dir of Business Mgmt
Express Point Technology
Minneapolis, MN
(Service Logistics)

Key Accomplishments Global aftermarket service lifecycle offer development and service portfolio growth through fulfillment, support and operations with on average 15% growth.

Led Voice-of-Customer service initiative for critical program service offer. Grew YOY sales 23 % & revenue 14%; contract revenue 56% & margin 54%; integrated IoT ‘Intelligent Services’ capability.

Led annual service strategy growth with global leaders to develop and implement new service offers, strategic sales capability and customer satisfaction initiatives which resulted in incremental annual service growth.

Versatile service leadership experience in technology and industrial companies covering business development, operations, fulfillment and support activities.
Education / Skills MA – Management Leadership; Augsburg College, MN Thesis: Virtual Service Leadership
MBA – Mini-Executive Program; College of Business, University of St. Thomas, MN
BS – Engineering Technology; St. Cloud State University, MN


Name Michael
Phone 815-529-0679
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions CFO
Encore Repair Services, LLC
Dundee, IL
(Cellular Phone Refurbishe)

CFO
ECI, LLC
Elon, NC
(Industrial Manufacturing)

CFO
General Kinematics
Crystal Lake, IL
(Industrial Manufacturing)

Key Accomplishments Have over twenty five years of diversified corporate, subsidiary and division experience. Held Senior Vice-President, CFO & COO role for a privately-held international custom equipment manufacturer and distributor, CFO & Pres. for int'l manufacturer

Implemented S & OP process as well as completely upgraded financial reporting, established new KPIs and developed entirely new Asian sourcing in highly competitive space. Have also had to completely revamp HR, sourcing and financial teams.

Recently sold at high multiple to another PE firm and was key member of team selling and participating in extensive diligence in a highly intense and competitive process. Also assisted in the diligence, closing and subsequent integration of bolt on.

Led and assisted in rollout of goal deployment, the strategic plan and the creation of a financial and operational dashboard geared to providing line of sight for Company management between strategic initiatives and overall financial plan.
Education / Skills Northern Illinois University MBA
Loyola University Bachelor's



Name Mike
Phone
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.

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