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Name Confidential
Phone 630-336-3621
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Founder and General Manag
Prairie State Industries
Batavia, Illinois
(Diversified manufacturer)

Marketing Manager
Amoco Oil Lubricants
Chicago, IL
(Industrial petroleum)

Sales Manager - East
Amoco Oil Lubricants
Chicago, IL
(Industrial petroleum)

Key Accomplishments Grew revenue from $1.1 to 2.5 million within 60 months. Developed and fabricated custom escalator skirts for MARTA system in Atlanta. $1.5 million in revenue over 36 months. Applied for patent for fan blade cleaner in commercial cleaning.

Co-led turnaround of lubricants business unit, driving profit improvement of $16 million in 48 months. Led Porters Five Forces Analysis of strategic market segments leading to acquisition and joint venture strategies.

Successfully co-led $6 million SAP implementation. Restructured distribution network, reversing declining sales and delivering 16% sales growth to $38 million within 36 months.

Education / Skills MS, Mechanical Engineering, 1983, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
BS, Mechanical Engineering, 1981, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS



Name Don
Phone 843-384-0459
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State North Carolina
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President
American Buildings Company
Eufaula, AL
(Pre-engineered Steel)

Key Accomplishments Directed business operations realignment to deliver quality, on-time products during and after emergence from bankruptcy. Achieved a $7M cost reduction and a $3M quality savings in one year. Reestablished service relationships and grew sales. Aligned engineering and manufacturing capacities and lead forecast/shipment turnaround. Led R&D, system development and new business ventures. Managed P&L from negative $6M to positive $11M.

Led operations, management services for private equity for legal, real estate, and industrial clients for M&A's, organizational, management and operations and systems refinance. Assumed leadership roles for turnarounds and financial (P&L) and oper



Education / Skills




Name Michael
Phone 630-888-5192
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Chief Financial Officer
United Scrap Metal
Cicero, Il
(Scrap Metal Recycling)

Chief Financial Officer
Illinois & Florida Recycling
Chicago & Florida
(Recycling & Waste Hauling)

Controller
United Armored Services
Broadview Ill
(Armored Services)

Key Accomplishments Strategic Planning-prepared and implemented financial and operating plan for a $100 million service organization. The company is made up of 7 markets. Plan developed for each market and consolidated for overall company

Business Reengineering-Installed fully intergrated billing, customer service, routing and dispatch system resulting in reduced O/H of $400K/year and improved customer satisfaction.

Process Improvement-developed a weekly & Monthly review package that allowed Managers to analyze their operations resulting in reducing line labor costs of $450K/year

Fiscal Management-negotiated reduced loans rates with financial institutions reulting in reducing Interest costs by $150K/year
Education / Skills Master Business Administration from DePaul University Major in Accounting Graduated 03/1979
Bachelor Business Administration from Western Illinois University Major in Finance Graduated 06/1971



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

Name Tony
Phone 312-560-5916
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Senior Advisor
Antietam Advisors
Chicago
(Finance, Operations, Data)

CFO-Acquistions
JJD Industries
Chicago
(Manufacturing)

Treasury
Westinghouse Electric
Pittsburgh & Chicago
(Finance and Operations )

Key Accomplishments CHINA, People’s Republic of (1985) Organized and coordinated final stages of a $10 million contract. TREASURY - Managed commercial credit portfolios for Westinghouse, ABB, and International Paper. Annual revenues of $300 million

• Help company grow through acquisition and organic growth from $8m to $40m • Negotiated and performed due diligence for $70 million agribusiness merger.

• Reversed $6 million bankrupt company into $15 million operation generating 8% profit within • 12 months. Company became the SONY North American “Supplier-of-the-Year.” • Returned a $15 MM distribution of consumer products to profitability in th

• Within 12 months, reversed $500,000 annual loss to $500,000 profit by using data mining to refocus sales and restructure operations
Education / Skills * Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. MBA, concentration in Finance
* University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. BS, Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
Operations, Due Diligence, M&A


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