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Name Ed
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions DMM/Senior Buyer
Sears Holdings
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Retail)

Director, Merchandise Ops
Sears Holdings
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Retail)

Director, Merch. Strategy
Sears Holdings
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Retail)

Key Accomplishments Managed $450 million Sears lawn and garden business across all channels retail and online, including vendor and product selection, developing and directing sales, marketing, and P&L accountability for multiple product groups. Staff of 9 w/ 4 direct.

Led team managing in-store experience, merchandising, and merchant operations for over 700 Sears Home departments. Collaborated with leadership and cross-functional teams in buying, inventory, operations, visual, store planning & marketing. Staff 3

Led team of nine direct report managers and more than 50 district managers who supported $2.5 billion footwear, home and mattress departments in more than 1,500 Sears and Kmart stores.

Managed merchandising, operations and store customer experience for more than 2,000 Sears and Kmart footwear departments with revenue of more than $1.3 billion. Staff of three.
Education / Skills B.S. Business Administration with Accounting emphasis
Six Sigma Techniques Course provided by Sears Holdings



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 Bruce
Phone 630-606-1534
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Region Sales Manager
Chipita America
Westchester, IL
(Food Products)

VP Sales & Marketing
Purchasing Solutions, LLC
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
( Food & Bev Consulting Co)

Managing Director
The Coca-Coal Company
Chicago, IL
(Minute Maid Juices)

Key Accomplishments Directed product & personnel integration program for Minute Maid products into NE Group Coca-Cola system. During transition year accomplished +15% volume growth in +$300 million revenue business. Responsible for all training on product line

As Managing Director, lead a team responsible for chain account and distributor management for 18 states, accomplished +70% availability of new product launch within 6 mnths, +$97 million revenue business. Second year execution delivered +29% growth

As Field Sales Mgr, accomplished 3 years of solid volume growth working distributor network, 1st year +35%, after 3rd year accomplished +22% growth. As national collegiate sales, gained distribution in Purdue, MI, U of CO, and expanded Michigan St.

As VP Sales & Mkt Purchasing Solutions LLC, managed sale process, growing 1st year managed client revenues in consulting company by +160% to +%80 million, target plans going forward set at +$400 million.
Education / Skills Sales Leader-high performance ratings in leadership, decision making&judgment, initiative, accountability&team building
Professional growth with positions as Region Mgr, Area Mktg Mgr, General Mgr, Managing Director, and V.P. Sales & Mktg
Key management and execution positions with Fortune 500 companies - Coca-Cola Co., Coca-Cola Enterprise and Minute Maid
BS in Agri-Business & economics

Name Robert
Phone 708-975-3673
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Sales Manager
Hawk Ford
Oak Lawn, IL
(Ford Vehicle Sales & Serv)

General Manager
Taxi Medallion Management
Chicago & Baltimore
(Rental, Leasing, Service)

General Manager
Anderson Bros. Ford, Inc.
Berwyn, IL
(Vehicle Sales, Service)

Key Accomplishments Responsible for managing proper mix of New Vehicles for Stock of 500 vehicles to support sales trends and balance commodities offered by manufacturer to reduce days in stock rates; assist sales people in training and closing customer purchases; structuring customer purchases to assist in their financial needs and requests to fit their budgets; promote and provide the highest quality customer service to customers

Responsible for all operations of vehicle purchasing, selling, leasing and repairing operations in Chicago and Baltimore, reducing expenses while increasing revenues, working within the regulatory commissions of Chicago and Baltimore. Instrumental of handling and integrating processes and procedures to transition the fleets from traditional combustible fuel vehicles to alternative fuel vehicles; while reducing maintenance costs and increasing customer service levels and personally handling any customers concerns

Responsible for total oversight of all operations including all financial matters, developing business plans, forecasting inventories, profit and loss, sales service and parts processes, computer integration, marketing, customer retention, employee retention, litigation and conflict management, inventory management, union and non-union employee contracts, development of employee manuals and policies, process management

Organized 118 area businesses to work with City of Berwyn to develop and institute a Tax Incremental Funding district on Historic Route 66. While building a Development Corporation from a $150,000 per year revenue to a 1.5 million per year business
Education / Skills TECHNICAL SKILLS Microsoft - Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, Power Point, Outlook, Internet, CRM Programs, ACS, Dealer




Name Wayne
Phone 847-343-3762
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions CEO
Customer First Consulting, LLC
Illinois
(ITSM Consulting)

Senior Manager
DELL/EMC
Massachusetts
(ITSM Software/Services)

VP and GM
Greenwich Technology Partners
New York
(Infrastructure Consulting)

Key Accomplishments Led the design, build and operation of IT Command Centers for large insurance and retail companies. All aspects including technology, organization/people and processes and procedures.

Established a $6M consulting business unit. Unit was cumulatively profitable within 9 months.

Led project to consolidate over 80 data centers across North America into 2 data centers. Also relocated a data center for a large financial services company over 9 months with zero down time and zero errors.

Led software development team that created new products based on customer demand. Generated over $10M in new product revenue in first year of team creation.
Education / Skills BS Electrical Engineering - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
EMC Proven Professional Specialist
DevOps Foundations, ISO 20000 Foundations, ITIL V3 Foundations
Multiple Sales and Presentation courses and seminars

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