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Name Confidential
Phone 269-823-4791
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Best Metal Products Company
Grand Rapids, Michigan
(Hydraulic Cylinders)

President
FEMA Corporation
Portage, Michigan
(Hydraulic Servo Valves)

President
Dimplex Thermal Systems
Kalamazoo, MI
(Chillers and Coolers)

Key Accomplishments Effectively managed a turnaround including ERP implementation. Established a strong culture of continuous improvement combined with solid financial results. Implemented an solid engineering based strategy to standardize a custom commodity product.

Managed the 2008 downturn while effectively maintaining a solid profit level and no debt; emerged with growth opportunities. Solid P+L experience including years of double digit growth and profit levels.

Lead a organization with 8 years of 100% on-time deliveries and <100ppm quality levels. During this period, received Supplier of the Year from John Deere AG 3 different years over a decade.

Developed a strategy and implemented a vertical integration of CNC machining. This initiative occurred from 2007-2009. It reached cash flow neutral in just 14 months. A key benefit was increased organizational knowledge of design for machining.
Education / Skills BSME from Clarkson University, MBA from University of Notre Dame Registered licensed Professional Engineer
Experienced in difficult P+L situations including turn-arounds. Managed AP> AR challenges back to solid ratios.
Experienced in inventory management and supplier development. Net working capital reductions and inventory turns.
Well versed in Engineering and technical products. Managed several product development cycles and launches successfully

Name Art
Phone 248-613-2191
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP HR and Admin
Energy Conversion Devices, Inc.
Rochester Hills, MI
(Renewable Energy Products)

SVP HR
GKN Sinter Metals, Inc.
Auburn Hills, MI
(Sintered Metals Products)

Director International HR
Hill's Pet Nutrition
Topeka, KS
(Premium Pet Food Products)

Key Accomplishments Lead first ever restructuring of enterpise to achieve first time sustained profitability. Reduced corporate staff by more than 60% while growing profitable solar panel division by more than 300%. Established and harmonized remuneration approach.

Established first ever short and long term incentive plans (cash and equity) for a publicly traded renewable energy business. Worked closely with Compensation Committee to established an effective remuneration strategy and executive pay approach.

Established a new $1B division team and organization for a global automotive and aerospace company. Once established, lead the HR due diligence and integration of more than 20 acquisitions during high growth phase of the division.

Established a first ever international HR function for a highly successful international division, with employees working in more than 20 countries. Developed an effective resolution of many long standing issues for a key expatriate population.
Education / Skills BS- Labor and Industrial Relations Michigan State University
Extensive skills and experience working global HR issues Includes 5 years expat experience in Europe and Asia.
Extensive experience working in both union and non-union environments. Lead many focused activities in both areas.
Extensive experience driving high growth staffing initiatives including establishing a world class selection process.

Name Arthur
Phone 847-507-6747
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Director IT
Academy of General Dentistry
Chicago, IL
(Trade Association)

President
Fifty-Nine Group
Palatine, IL
(Consulting)

Chief Information Officer
IPC
Bannockburn IL
(Trade Association)

Key Accomplishments Realigned department and job functions to improve efficiency and support associations vision, mission and values. Supported implementation of collaboration software tool and process improving time to market for standards development.

Implemented global VOIP communication tools improving process and reducing communication costs.

Engineered turnaround of ITís performance and service levels which transformed IT into a strategic business partner. Reorganized staff which increased efficiency and output and improved team morale, communication and achievable goal setting.

Developed and implemented 3 year Information Technology strategic plan. Implemented cost savings of $200K while improving service offerings. Implemented technology standardization and support plan for 4 Asian offices which reduced costs.
Education / Skills Association Management, Global Systems Implementations, Continuous Improvement, Growth Strategies
Strategic Planning, Leadership & Team Development, Performance Improvements, Project Management, Change Management
Excels in implementing programs that enhance operational performance.
Ensures strategic alignment and bolsters employee performance.

Name Michael
Phone 301-770-6870
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Maryland
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Govt Rels & Intl Trade Strategies
Maryland
(Lobbyist/Government Rels.)

VP-Intl Trade & Govt Rels
Warnaco Inc.
Washington, D.C.
(Apparel, Government Rels.)

Director-Govt. Relations
Amer Apparel Mfrs Assoc
Arlington, Virginia
(Trade Assoc./Lobbyist)

Key Accomplishments Saved a Fortune 500 company more than $2 million annually in duties by negotiating with Congressional staff to reach a compromise on a bill.

Reduced GR budget more than $250K while significantly increasing company's GR effectiveness. Created tracking system for monitoring legislative & regulatory actions that could potentially affect company. Planned Congressional visits to company plant.

Saved more than 2,000 jobs by convincing U.S. & Costa Rican negotiators to include special provisions in the Central America/Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) allowing a U.S. manufacturer located in Costa Rica to remain competitive.

Focused public attention on the loss of manufacturing jobs to Federal Prison Industries (FPI) by convincing 60 Minutes to air a segment on FPI that generated Congressional hearings and resulted in increased Congressional oversight of FPI.
Education / Skills American University, Washington College of Law, JD American University, School of Govt. & Public Admin., BA (Poli Sci)
Lobbying; Negotiating; Government Relations; Regulatory Affairs; Legislative Expertise; Written/Oral Comunications;
Issues Management/Project Coordination; Intellectual Property/Brand Protection; Coalition Building; Results oriented;
Innovative Problem Solver/Troubleshooter; Executive Leadersip/Team Player; International Trade; Political Fundraising.

Name Confidential
Phone 630-730-8556
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions VP Global Services & Educ
Vision Solutions, Inc
Oakbrook, IL
(High Availability Softwar)

Director Consulting Servi
SPSS, Inc
Chicago, IL
(Business Intelligence)

Services Executive
IBM
New York, NY
(Key Account Mgt)

Key Accomplishments Successful merger and restructuring of 60 person international Professional Services and Education business for $110M High Availability software organization resulting in achievement of agressive P&L targets.

Consistent achievement of revenue and expense targets for professional services business for last 5 years. Successful development and rollout of packaged service offerings tailored to SMB and Enterprise customer segments resulting in YTY growth.

Successful rollout of Professional Services Automation tools resulting in consistent and efficient operations management and reporting.

Education / Skills MBA, University of New Haven
BSME, University of New Haven
Expertise in the of Professinal Services Automation systems. Extensive use of Changepoint/SofTrax software solutins.
IBM Project Managent Certification

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