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Name Steven
Phone 847-951-3266
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President/CEO
Muller Weingarten Corporation
Madison Heights, MI
(Capital/Indust. Equipment)

VP, Sales & Marketing
Komatsu America Industries
Wood Dale, IL
(Capital/Indust. Equipment)

VP, Sales & Marketing
AVG AUTOMATION
Carol Stream, IL
(High Tech. / Automation)

Key Accomplishments SENIOR EXECUTIVE skilled in P&L/general management, international sales and marketing, operations, engineering, business/product development, and manufacturing. Comprehensive experience with North American, European, and Asian business organizations and cultures. Demonstrated strengths in corporate turnarounds, mergers and acquisitions. Known for ability to negotiate favorable partnerships, strategic alliances, and joint ventures while leading high performance teams to consistently achieve aggressive profit and revenue goals.

As a senior executive with experience in P&L/general management as well as international sales and marketing, I know what it takes to build a business. Having significantly improved the performance of each past employer by spearheading sales and marketing projects, lowering operational costs and improving overall market positions, I am now seeking an executive fit with an organization to create similar results for their expanding North America or global operations. My roles in the past ranged from Vice President Sales & Marketing to Preside

Reversed a 5-year downturn; propelled 60% sales growth to $80 million in 2 years. Negotiated a profitable joint venture that added $50 million to North American annual sales. Delivered $30 million sales for a startup by acquiring a competitor and establishing a strong dealer network. Reaching more than $8 million in new sales in 2 years with a net growth of 18.5%. Elevating sales by 15% to more than $40 million and growing market share to more than 35% in a declining market.

In addition, my experience includes operations, engineering, manufacturing and business/product development spanning small to Fortune 500 companies. Due to the acquisition of my current company, I am searching for a new opportunity.
Education / Skills Master of Business Administration * Lake Forest Graduate School of Management * Lake Forest, IL - 1985
Bachelor of Science in Management * Northern Illinois University * DeKalb, IL 1979 ASQ- CMQ/OE - 2009
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Executive Management Development Programs Navistar International Corporation and AHSC/Baxt
AREAS OF EXPERTISE Corporate Operations * Global Strategic Planning * Strategic Alliances & Acquisitions * Turnaroun

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 Brian
Phone 608-445-4045
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Principal/Associate Pub
BBSS Group, LLC
Sauk City, WI
(Travelhost Magazine)

General Manager
Hellenbrand INC
Waunakee, WI
(Water Treatment)

Territory Manager
CIBA Vision
Western WI
(Contact Lens)

Key Accomplishments Maximizing sales by strategically organizing territories and leading a top-performing team of 3.

Catapulting sales by $250K, growing profitability by 10% and increasing revenue by 7%, by devising and implementing a more efficient team strategy incorporating sales, service, and delivery teams.

Winning Territory Manager of the Year award for increasing overall regional sales by 14%, delivering a $350K bottom-line enhancement.

Ranking #1 in the region for percentage sales increase for product re-launch, achieving 294% growth in less than a year.
Education / Skills Northern Arizona University




Name Brian
Phone 262-853-9755
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Gamber-Johnson, LLC
Stevens Point, WI
(Rugged Mobility Equipment)

General Manager-VP
Schunk Graphite Technology
Menomonee Falls, WI
(Industrial Materials)

Key Accomplishments Aggressively managed expenses during economic downturn. Maintained positive bottom-line despite severe market contraction while reversing decline in market share and growing core business. Grew revenue by 25%+ in core business despite state budgets.

Recruited, developed and managed field sales team starting from scratch. Reruited, hired, trained and managed a total of 8 field sales plus 12 inside sales staff. Industries covered: auto, steel, power, paper, motors, appliances, power tools, etc.

Developed, planned and implemented strategic marketing plans. Plans provided focus and guidelines for continued sales and market share development yielding double-digit percentage sales growth year-after-year.

Drove sales increases of 10+% year-after-year in declining market. Managed a 26% sales increase 2006 to 2007 which was also 10% over budget. Utilized strategic, systematic sales methods. Sold to diverse markets: auto, steel, power, paper, motors.
Education / Skills MBA - UW- Milwaukee; BS - Chemistry, Math minor - UW - Madison and Whitewater
Proficient computer skills including MS Office products, Lotus Notes, ERP system.
Fluent in German.
Selected as one of 35 people from 6500 person organization to participate in company's Executive Development Progra

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



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