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Name Judith
Phone 847-842-9037
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions CRM Marketing Director
Medline Industries, Inc. ($3B private firm)
Mundelein, Illinois
(Medical Supply Manufactur)

Internet Marketing Consul
Accenture (global firm)
Chicago, Illinois
(Business Consulting Org.)

Marketing Director
Allstate Insurance Company
Northbrook, Illinois
(Insurance and Finance)

Key Accomplishments CLICKS & BRICKS MARKETING STRATEGIST... Marketing executive with a proven track record developing integrated, cross-channel marketing strategies and tactics that drive top and bottom line results • B2B & B2C • Service & Manufacturing Industries

• Exceeded sales goal by 37%; drove $5.5MM in revenue thru 2008 direct marketing initiatives • 35% incremental lift over BAU through firm’s first e-mail program • 25% lift in list match rates via new process, improved list cleansing & sales tracking

• $4.8MM annualized new revenue opportunities by increasing agent quoting activity 400% over 6 months thru design & development of personalized agent & financial service rep Web sites • $650,000 projected cost savings via new content management model

• $2MM in projected annual auto insurance sales opportunities by optimizing allstate.com to achieve top ten Google organic search ranking for two key phrases • $6.5MM in annualized new revenue opportunities thru site usability & customer research
Education / Skills • Multi-channel target marketing • Translating business goals into innovative marketing solutions • Database management
• Web site design and execution • eCommerce application design • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) • Market research
• New product and new market development, testing • Measurement analysis • Content management • Voice of the customer
MBA, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, 2008 • University of Kansas, BS/Journalism (Major Advertising) 1980

Name Confidential
Phone 630-443-9522
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions National Sales Director
Rauland-Borg
Illinois
(Mfg. Communications syst)

Regional Sales Manager
Alcatel
Illinois
(Mfg. Telecom/Data syst)

Director Sales
SBC
Illinois
(Telecom/Data Com Services)

Key Accomplishments DIRECTOR / MANAGER - SALES Channel Management / B2B Consultative Sales / Acquisitions Market Niche Development / P&L Growth Strategies / Partnership Development Negotiations / Change Management Compliance

Drove double digit sales growth, developing successful strategies for companies in telecommunications, manufacturing, computer and high-tech industries. Started consultative sales organization, opening new channel to substantially increase reven

Implemented consultative sales model and opened new channels, increasing revenues 15% for Rauland-Borg. -Re-aligned sales team with distributor specialization, doubling channel revenue for Rauland-Borg in 90 days. -Reversed downward sales trend,

Education / Skills Key Skills: Strong communicator and motivator. Excellent recruiter and trainer. Intuitive decision maker. Action ori

MBA, Keller Graduate School. BS, Finance, Illinois State University.
University of Chicago Executive program- Strategic Sales Management, University Of Michigan Executive Business College

Name Debbie
Phone 847-414-3856
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Director, Mktg and Comm
SmithBucklin
Chicago, IL
(Association Management)

Dir Mkg and Sales
W W Grainger
Lake Forest, IL
(Industrial Distribution)

VP Marketing
R R Donnelley
Lombard, IL
(Direct mktg services)

Key Accomplishments Built the marketing infrastructure for the business - created a marketing & planning competency. Revenue growth 10% V prior year, led the development of 17 new products vs. a plan of 8 for the year, exceeded revenue goals for first time in 5 yrs.

Built the marketing and sales competency for the division. Grew top line sales by targeting the right market segments and customer groups. Developed mktg and sales strategy-achieved 11% sales growth to government customers and 14% to national accts

Improved profitability of multi-million dollar corporate customers by negotiating new customer service terms. Created a new revenue stream -led the internet development of a new 'parts' e-commerce website hosted on the grainger.com website.

Speaker and Panel Member: Crain's Chicago Business, B-2-B Symposium, "Integrated Marketing". Speaker: "Direct Marketing Strategy" at the U.S.Trade Mission for Direct Marketing sponsored by the Commerce Dept. to over 1200 attendees in Mexico City
Education / Skills Masters of Business Administration MBA,Marketing/Management University of Memphis Memphis, TN
Bachelors of Business Administration BBA,Marketing University of Memphis Memphis, TN



Name Deborah
Phone 847-367-0332
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Director Customer Develop
Bradley Systems
Chicago, IL
(Manufacturing)

Volunteer Manager
Girl Scouts
Vernon Hills, IL
(Non Profit )

Perf Consultant Manager
AT&T
Chicago, IL
(Call Servicing Center)

Key Accomplishments Experience in Customer Development initiatives and annual planning process: targeting, analysis and market research. Developed and cultivated leads, delivered opportunities, defined needs and closed loop to engage prospects.

Over 25 years customer service experience in needs assessment and problem solving as call center manager and staff performance consultant support in goal setting, training, monitoring, feedback, documentation, and performance appraisals.

Responsible for the professional development and training of the Call Servicing leadership teams covering 36 offices nationwide. Consulted with C-level executives. Four direct reports.

• Increased active prospects 200% within first six months by expanding market development and spearheading trade shows • 20% close rate • Qualifies sales through telephone interview decreasing sales cycle by 50% • Meets anor exceeds goals
Education / Skills BA, Organizational Communications Masters in HR anticipated 2008
Organizational Development, Project Management, Change Management, MBTI and Facilitation certification



Name Marcus
Phone 847-373-5540
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Mgr, Fin. Planning & An.
Cabot Microelectronics
Aurora, IL
(Chemicals - semicond. mfg)

Dir. Operations Analysis
Brunswick Corporation, Life Fitness Division
Franklin Park, IL
(Fitness equipment mfg)

Dir. Fin. Planning & An.
Brunswick Corporation, Life Fitness Division
Franklin Park, IL
(Fitness equipment mfg)

Key Accomplishments Chief finance resource for the COO and VPs of mfg and supply chain. Led analysis of major capital projects and budgeting activities. Identified potential annual cost savings of over $20 million through relocation of mfg to Mexico.

Sole finance member on a team that increased annual gross margin by $3 million through expanding a Hungarian manufacturing facility to accommodate moving a product line from the U.S.

Led the executive team in the creation of the strategic plan. Key contributor to complex financial modeling and valuation activities for several acquisitions and alliances. Enabled $5 million in sales over three years by launching a new product line.

Managed the company-wide budgeting process, monthly sales and margins analysis, and quarterly financial forecasts. Supervised the sales revenue closing process, financial roll-up in the Oracle ERP, and completion of quarterly tax schedules.
Education / Skills MBA, Corporate Finance, University of Michigan
BA, Liberal Arts/Education, Michigan State University



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