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Name Jim
Phone 602-432-7779
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State California
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Cat. Mgmt & Purchasing
United Natural Foods Inc.
Rocklin, CA
(Organic / Natural / Food )

VP Merch and Cat. Mgmt.
PetSmart
Phoenix, AZ
(Specialty Retail - Pet )

VPMarketing/Merchandising
Albertsons
Lake Mary, FL
(Food retail)

Key Accomplishments • Increased Comp. store sales in Specialty Consumables within a range of 8% to 25% depending on category, growing at a faster rate than any other Pet Specialty retailer thereby increasing share of market.

• Implemented a Direct Import program from China on hard goods which led to significantly reduced COGS by locating primary manufacturers in China, establishing working relationships, Quality Control auditing their manufacturing facilities.

Increased gross profit dollars four consecutive years : 2008 + 16.7%, 2009 + 5.3%, 2010 + 6.9%, 2011 + 16.5%

Reduced advertising expense by more than $2.2 million through the more effective use of local marketing versus mass media. Combined with the increased gross profit the division realized a $16.6 million dollar net earnings improvement
Education / Skills MBA in Marketing Loyola University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business
BS Illinois Benedictine University



Name Dennis
Phone 320-492-2414
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Florida
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions General Manager
Indepenent Telecom
Indiana
(Telecommunications)

VP Operations & CTO
St Cloud Wireless Holdings
ST Cloud, MN
(Wireless Svc & Products)

VP Sales
Harris Communications
Camarillo, CA
(Telcom Test Systems)

Key Accomplishments Implemented Operations re-engineering process to clearly define responsibilities, reducing overlapping efforts and lost time. Initiated cost analysis program - review all leases and contracts to ensure least cost to communications

Implemented inter-departmental ROI (Return on Investment) process for all major capital and operational expenditures for Board presentations and approvals. Directed the design, project planning, ROI justifications and build-out of start-up company

Established budget development & tracking process to control costs, cash flow and improve revenues Directed negotiations, implementation and administration of interconnection contracts. Established consistent and time-critical communications path

Transformed business unit focus from total direct sales to indirect/channel sales. Initiated business improvement processes for pre-sales support, new product/feature definition & business case development. Negotiated joint marketing & VAR agreements
Education / Skills Technical College – Design Engineering, Johnson County Community College – Management Certificate Program
Kansas University School of Business – Advanced Management Development & Leadership, Harper College – Leadership & HR
Sprint University of Excellence – Engineering Economics & Emerging Technologies
St Cloud State University Entrepreneurial Center - Mini MBA Wilson Learning – Competitive, Counselor & Strategic Sales

Name Gary
Phone 612-618-5325
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Minnesota
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Marketing
Mitchell's Fish Market
Heathrow, FL
(Restaurant)

VP Marketing
Cole Vision Corp
Cleveland, OH
(Retail Optical Chain)

Senior Director
Taco Bell Corp
Irvine, CA
(Fast Service Food)

Key Accomplishments Mitchell's Fish Market: Reversed comparable restaurant sales decline from -13% in the first full month after acquisition to flat within 7 months, despite a challenging economic environment.

Cole Vision Corp: Led the marketing team that increased annual Sears Optical sales by $130 million, a 66% increase, over a 6 year period.

Cole Vision Corp: Moved Sears Optical media from market level newspaper advertising to national Sears preprint and national magazine advertising. Justified a $7 million increase in Sears Optical advertising.

Taco Bell Corp: Developed and implemented marketing plans that increased annual system wide sales for Taco Bell by $1.2 billion, a 75% increase, over a 3 year period.
Education / Skills MBA, Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, Boston, MA, 1981
BS, U. S. Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1974



Name Marlo
Phone 630-881-5585
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vp of Marketing
Empire Today, LLC
Northlake Illinois
(Home Improvement/Furnish)

Director of Marketing
DBS Communications
Schaumburg
(Prepaid Wireless)

Account Director
The Marketing Store
Oak Brook
(Promotions Agency)

Key Accomplishments Developing innovative marketing solutions to maximize revenue and growth for Business-to-Consumer(B2C) and Business-to-Business(B2B) consumer segements leveraging traditional and online mediums.

Expertise in brand development, strategic planning, media relations, sales promotion, sports marketing, online reputation management, search engine optimzation, broadcast production, social media and creating high impact campaigns to exceed revenue.



Education / Skills Bachelors of Science Public Relations




Name John
Phone 815-790-1317
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Dir - Sales and Marketing
BRB Devlepment
Northfield, IL
(Real Estate / Warehousing)

VP of Mktg & Production
TransWorld Exhibits, Inc.
Northfield, IL
(Trade Show Organiser)

Group Spvr-Print Services
Leo Burnett
Chicago, IL
(Advertising/Direct Mktg)

Key Accomplishments Increased trade show annual revenue from $6.4 million to $8.2 million within 48 months by drawing 40% more attendees.

Responsibility for implementing and producing more than 90 million pieces of mail annually for seven individual Phillip Morris brands including Marlboro, Virginia Slims, Basic and Merit

Saved $1.5 million in promotional expense for an annual show by narrowing the target market while increasing attendance

Led production team that developed and delivered more than 1.5 million video promotion units as part of Disney’s first national direct consumer vacation planning video campaign.
Education / Skills BS - Marketing Illinois State University Normal, IL
Echo Award Winner - 1st Place, Best B-to-B Integrated Marketing Campaign
Tower Award Winner - 2nd Place, Best B-to-B Direct Marketing Campaign
Certified Distressed Property Expert Designation

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