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Name Michael
Phone 630-888-5192
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Controller
Independent Recycling Services
Chicago, Il
(Recycling and Solid Waste)

Controller
Lakeshore Recycling Systems
Chicago
(Recycling & Waste Hauling)

Chief Financial Officer
United Scrap Metal
Cicero, Il
(Scrap Metal Processor)

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 $250,000K/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 $125K/year
Education / Skills Master Business Administration from DePaul University Major in Accounting Graduated
Bachelor Business Administration from Western Illinois University Major in Finance Graduated



Name Steven
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Consultant
Sagin LLC
Chicago, IL
(Management Consulting)

Project Manager
James Hardie Building Products
Peru, IL
(Manufacturing)

Director of Engineering
Corey Steel Company
Cicero, IL
(Steel)

Key Accomplishments Seasoned operations professional with solid engineering background and best-practices business and project management experience, with full accountability for meeting budgetary and schedule constraints in union and non-union settings.

Provide project management, operations, maintenance and business process consulting, risk assessment and interim management services for renewable energy, industrial, food and hospitality sectors.

Engineered and managed capital projects to upgrade power infrastructure including switchgear, transformers, substations, power factor (VAR) compensation, power quality, SCADA system, and smart grid systems for 24 / 7 / 365 industrial facilities.

Key abilities include project management from conception to commissioning, asset reliability, maintenance management systems, technical training, risk assessment, manufacturing operations, engineering management, smart grid and renewable energy.
Education / Skills J.L. KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY Master of Business Administration
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS at URBANA-CHAMPAIGN Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
Project management, engineering management, smart grid, power generation, renewable energy,smart grid, asset reliability
Particular strengths in heavy industrials, energy, metals, paper, packaging & hospitality sectors.

Name Confidential
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Legal Counsel
Global Pharmaceutical Company
Singapore
(R&D; consumer healthcare)

Vice President, Legal
Fiskars Brands
Madison WI
(Global Consumer Goods)

Attorney Internat'l
Dow Corning
Midland MI
(Chemical Manufacture)

Key Accomplishments Establishing new companies throughout Asia and negotiating and directing multiple acquisitions and divestitures. Instituting strategic collaborations with 3 major pharmaceutical companies and 6 research universities to increase funding and research.

Rebuilding a legal team to restore the confidence of senior management so that they were assured they were being advised by well-versed professionals capable of delivering sound opinions, advice, and recommendations.

Developing the first in-house legal department for 2 growing enterprises to identify the potential pitfalls of business growth while reducing the overall risk profile.

Implementing new processes for product and trademark development, including strategies for IP rights registration and prosecution.
Education / Skills Juris Doctorate Columbia University School of Law, New York, New York
Master of International Management Baylor University BA Economics Michigan State University
State Bars of Michigan and New York, Certified in Financial Management and Management Accounting.
Fluent in German, strong skills in French and Spanish, basic skills in Mandarin, Russian and Japanese.

Name David
Phone 480-584-6133
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Arizona
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Intercast & Forge
Australia
(Automotive OEM/rail parts)

Chief Operating Officer
Intercast & Forge
Australia
(Automotive OEM/rail parts)

Division Director
GNB/Exide Technologies
Lombard, Illinois
(Standby power systems)

Key Accomplishments Expanded multi site responsibility to further develop and expand areas of Manufacturing Operations Excellence. Direct reports include positions of Chief Financial Officer, Operations, Sales and Marketing, and Manager of Product Development.

Recruited to lead iron foundry turnaround/improvement plan. Focus operations on improving customer service, quality, profitability, and growth.  Initiated training/development for Black and Green Belts.  Reduced scrap 50%  Reduced labor 30%

Doubled manufacturing capability Improved throughput 48%, accelerated cycle times 36%, and enhan Reduced Dock-to-Dock times of 54%. Achieved ISO 9002 and 14000 certification. ced product performance 15%. Reduced Work In Process 44%.

Reduced recordable injuries at smelter operation 50% for three consecutive years. Increased first time yields of smelting furnace operations 58%. Successfully converted plant to 24/7 operations
Education / Skills Bachelor of Science-Finance, School of Business, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon
Plant P&L Responsibility Quality & Performance Improvement International Experience
Manufacturing Lean Leader Manufacturing & Facilities Engineering Multi-Site Manufacturing Operations
Union Contract Negotiations Environmental / Health & Safety Compliance

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



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