Gray Hair Management

Helping the professional win the job race through coaching, marketing and personal - touch networking
  • Having difficulty articulating your value and currency to a prospective employer?
  • Need help in capitalizing on networking opportunities?
  • Having little success in getting interviews, or if interviewing, just not winning the job?
Primary Navigation

Member Profiles

Page ««  previous  11  12  13  14  15  next »» (Records Found: 176)

Name Mark
Phone 630-220-9481
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Production Manager
Huhtamaki
Coleman, MI
(Mfg of Plastic Dinnerware)

Plant Operations Manager
Accutech Films
Elyria, OH
(Mfg Plastic films & bags)

Production Manager
Scholle Packaging
Merced, CA
(Mfg bag-in-box pouches)

Key Accomplishments I develop, evaluate, educate, train, and improve: people, processes, projects, programs, productivity, and profitability.

Proven ability to advance processes utilizing a variety of Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques.

Hands-on Plant and Operational Leader in Safety, Quality, Productivity, Cost and Delivery. Labor, Materials and Equipment Optimization. Continuous Improvement Leadership and Actions through Lean Sigma Methods.

Numerous successful projects involving plant closures and relocations without negatively affecting Safety, Quality, Customer Service, On-Time Delivery, and Employee Morale.
Education / Skills All facets of plastics manufacturing: extrusion, thermoforming, injection molding, converting, recycling, & printing.
Union & non-Union environments. Union avoidance and successful decertification. Multiple shift & 24/7 operations.
Green Belt trained Lean practitioner SMED, TPM, RCCA, DMAIC, Kaizen, Kanban Safety & Environmental SQF AIB & VSP
BS in Business Northern Illinois University Engineering Mgmt Certificate Purdue University Kepner-Tregoe Project Mgm

Name John
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Business Consultant
Randstad Pharma
Deerfield, IL
(Business Consulting)

Business Consultant
Acxiom Corporation
Downers Grove, IL
(Business Consulting)

Compliance Manager
TAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Lake Forest, IL
(Pharmaceuticals)

Key Accomplishments Business Consultant… Resolves issues, increases efficiency, and assures alignment

Process Management Expert... Applies process management principals to drive improvement, quality, efficiency, and oversight

Operational Strategist... Focuses on the big picture to assure every solution not only meets the current requirements, but also integrates into the larger needs and goals of the organization

20+ years professional experience supporting a variety of business functions
Education / Skills University of Chicago; Booth School of Business Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Purdue University Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science
Multiple Certifications: CQM, PMP, Black Belt, Lean/DFSS, CRCMP, MPM, CISA


Name Kathryn
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Tennessee
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Business Development
US Defense Contractor
Warsaw Poland
(Defense & Security)

Key Accomplishments A TRULY GLOBAL EXECUTIVE - Designed and implemented successful green field operations in 30+ countries - Repositioned operations for growth and expansion in 17 markets - Created, built or managed channel, reseller and alliances across 64 markets

Turnaround, troubleshooting, working capital improvements, best practices, business process re-engineering. Average improvement in profitability = 28%

Skilled in VC and PE environments and start-ups. Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestitures, Joint Venture

Extensive international experience rare even among global executives. Lived and worked in the US, Asia and Europe (both East and West).
Education / Skills MBA - International Business and Marketing BSBA - Business Administration & Marketing




Name Dave
Phone 214-676-7847
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Vice President Marketing
ADT / Defender Direct
Indianapolis
(Residential Home Security)

Vice President Marketing
CMA Communications
Dallas
(Cable TV, Internet, Phone)

Director Product Mgmt
AT&T (Ameritech)
Chicago
(Cable TV)

Key Accomplishments Directed internal marketing group driving more than 250,000 qualified leads annually across more than 20 channels including TV, radio, social media, SEO, SEM, direct response with a national spend of $70 million. Lead Staff of 10, with 2 direct reports. Increased monthly leads from 18,000 to 25,000 within 4 months, establishing company record. Increased sales close rate from 48% to 52%, adding $3.6 million in incremental sales annually. Generated additional $5.4 million in annual profits by re-energizing direct mail channel using bes

Introduced new products which ultimately delivered 48% of company gross margin. Consolidated 12 local offices to a single call center handling more than 350,000 calls annually. Quickly grew subscriber base by 1% within first 90 days. Rebranded company from dozens of independent and disjointed local names to unified, consistent and cohesive CMA brand which increased awareness, aligned with product portfolio, enhanced company morale and improved marketing efficiency for 10+ years. Developed high-speed internet product and marketing st

Negotiated and directed content / programming contract relationships for more than 120 channels of video programming. Managed team of 7 product managers. Grew video product contribution margin by greater than 21% within 24 months. Developed and re-launched video content programming strategy, reducing annual programming expense by $2 million (3%) while realizing more than $5 million in incremental revenue.

Education / Skills MBA Emory University. (Atlanta, GA). Concentration in marketing and statistics
BA Indiana University (Bloomington, IN) Telecommunications



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



Page ««  previous  11  12  13  14  15  next »»

Gray Hair Management Member? Click here to join GHM.
Already a GHM member? Click here to create your own Member Profile.

Back To Top

Secondary Navigation Search Profiles
Reset Search

mobile

Check Us Out On Our Book

Winning The Job Race Book by Scott Kane and Jack HeydenJack Heyden and Scott Kane are executives with over 60 years of combined experience who, in early 2000, were out of work, did not know each other and who were forced to reinvent themselves to survive in the 21st Century workforce.

Buy our book

Gray Hair Management, LLC, Career & Outplacement Counseling, Deerfield, IL
 
Meta Navigation