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Name Confidential
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Legal Counsel
Global Pharmaceutical Company
Singapore
(R&D; consumer healthcare)

Vice President, Legal
Fiskars Brands
Madison WI
(Global Consumer Goods)

Attorney Internat'l
Dow Corning
Midland MI
(Chemical Manufacture)

Key Accomplishments Establishing new companies throughout Asia and negotiating and directing multiple acquisitions and divestitures. Instituting strategic collaborations with 3 major pharmaceutical companies and 6 research universities to increase funding and research.

Rebuilding a legal team to restore the confidence of senior management so that they were assured they were being advised by well-versed professionals capable of delivering sound opinions, advice, and recommendations.

Developing the first in-house legal department for 2 growing enterprises to identify the potential pitfalls of business growth while reducing the overall risk profile.

Implementing new processes for product and trademark development, including strategies for IP rights registration and prosecution.
Education / Skills Juris Doctorate Columbia University School of Law, New York, New York
Master of International Management Baylor University BA Economics Michigan State University
State Bars of Michigan and New York, Certified in Financial Management and Management Accounting.
Fluent in German, strong skills in French and Spanish, basic skills in Mandarin, Russian and Japanese.

Name Styron
Phone 630-947-5946
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Owner
Powers Environmental, Health and Safety Consultanc
Palatine, IL
(EHS Consulting)

VP, EHS & Security
US Foodservice
Rosemont, IL
($20B Food Services)

Global Dir EHS
BP Refining and Marketing (R&M)
Warrenville, IL
($250 (B) Oil and Gas)

Key Accomplishments * $33M and 35% reduction in Workers’ Compensation cost and cases. (RR Donnelley) * Reduced DOT Hours of Service violations to lowest recorded levels, maintaining 100% driver qualification compliance. (US Foodservice)

* 80% reduction in major incidents and fatalities (BP) * Served as Executive Assistant to Corporate HSE Technical Team Leader, for Gulf of Mexico Crisis Response. (BP)

* Reduced Recordable Case Rate by 84% (3.76 to 0.60) (Invensys Control) * Delivered OSHA VPP STAR, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification for multiple manufacturing plants. (RR Donnelley and Invensys Controls)

* $7M annual reduction in workers’ compensation and 90% reduction in repetitive motion injuries (Lockheed Martin)
Education / Skills * Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - Advanced Management Program
* Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Master of Business Administration
* North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC Bachelor of Science Chemical Engineering, and Biology
* Certified Safety Professional (CSP) * Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)

Name Michael
Phone 301-770-6870
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Maryland
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Govt Rels & Intl Trade Strategies
Maryland
(Lobbyist/Government Rels.)

VP-Intl Trade & Govt Rels
Warnaco Inc.
Washington, D.C.
(Apparel, Government Rels.)

Director-Govt. Relations
Amer Apparel Mfrs Assoc
Arlington, Virginia
(Trade Assoc./Lobbyist)

Key Accomplishments Saved a Fortune 500 company more than $2 million annually in duties by negotiating with Congressional staff to reach a compromise on a bill.

Reduced GR budget more than $250K while significantly increasing company's GR effectiveness. Created tracking system for monitoring legislative & regulatory actions that could potentially affect company. Planned Congressional visits to company plant.

Saved more than 2,000 jobs by convincing U.S. & Costa Rican negotiators to include special provisions in the Central America/Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) allowing a U.S. manufacturer located in Costa Rica to remain competitive.

Focused public attention on the loss of manufacturing jobs to Federal Prison Industries (FPI) by convincing 60 Minutes to air a segment on FPI that generated Congressional hearings and resulted in increased Congressional oversight of FPI.
Education / Skills American University, Washington College of Law, JD American University, School of Govt. & Public Admin., BA (Poli Sci)
Lobbying; Negotiating; Government Relations; Regulatory Affairs; Legislative Expertise; Written/Oral Comunications;
Issues Management/Project Coordination; Intellectual Property/Brand Protection; Coalition Building; Results oriented;
Innovative Problem Solver/Troubleshooter; Executive Leadersip/Team Player; International Trade; Political Fundraising.

Name James
Phone 847-878-7772
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Mrkt Dev Mgr, Buss Analys
Nokia Siemens Networks
Arlington Heughts, IL
(Wireless Telecomm)

Dir Mrkt Dev, Buss Analys
Motorola Solutions
Arlington Heights, IL
(Wireless Telecomm)

Engineering Manager
Motorola
Schaumburg
(Wireless Solutions)

Key Accomplishments Formulated profitable business strategies to address new technologies such as WiMAX and LTE, small cells, HetNet, wireless backhaul, public safety broadband and commercial broadband.

Developed policy for all North American spectrum and regulatory proceedings; analyzed impacts to business; promoted business policies externally with associations, customers partners and regulators; achieving business goals to expand opportunities,

Negotiated go-to-market partnership and technology licensing agreements. Managed several partnerships and unique sales opportunities. Led RFI/RFP response strategies covering RF, RAN and regulatory matters.

Member of several FCC advisory committees including Emergency Alerting, re-purposing broadcast spectrum and the Interference Task force addressing Nextel-public safety interference.
Education / Skills Developed and implemented strategies for spectrum and regulatory policies
Formulated and executed on business development of RF, radio and RAN solutions in commercial and public safety markets.
Able to translate complex technical concepts for non-technical and business people
Practical applications of narrow and broadband wireless technologies with focus on RF & radio design and performance

Name Gene
Phone 312-961-4644
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President Taxes
Hewitt Associates
Lincolnshire, IL
(Human Resource Management)

Vice President Taxes
The Mosaic Company
Minneapolis, Mn
(Fertilizer Manaufacturing)

Vice President Tax
FMC Corporation
Chicago, Il
(Chem & Oilfield Manuf)

Key Accomplishments Developed four world class Tax Departments for four different public companies, proven experience delivering world class tax services and enhancing shareholder value. Experience in remediating SOX deficiencies and creating world class processes.

Structured and negotiated over $30bn of M&A and JV transactions which delivered hundreds of millions of dollars of tax & operational savings. Transactions covered a wide array of industries & spanned the globe. Public market & private equity exper.

Proven record of driving down effective tax rate and cash taxes in four separate public companies thru business oriented tax and financial planning. Supply chain, contract manufacturing, organizational redesign,capital structure experience

Drove federal and state legislative changes which provided competitive advantage to my clients. Proven experience in the entire legislative process from issue identification to Bill development and passage.
Education / Skills LLM Taxation- Chicago Kent College of Law (with Honors), Master Thesis on Global Export Incentives and Trade Subsidies
Juris Doctor- DePaul Univesity College of Law (with Honors)
BBA Accounting- St. Norbert College
Licensed Attorney State of Illinois

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