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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 Gene
Phone 312-961-4644
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President Taxes
CF Industries Holdings, Inc.
Deerfield, IL
(Chemicals)

Vice President Taxes
Hewitt Associates
Lincolnshire, IL
(Human Resource Management)

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

Name Michael
Phone 630-888-5192
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Controller
Independent Recycling Services
Chicago, Il
(Recycling and Solid Waste)

Controller
Lakeshore Recycling Systems
Chicago
(Recycling & Waste Hauling)

Chief Financial Officer
United Scrap Metal
Cicero, Il
(Scrap Metal Processor)

Key Accomplishments Strategic Planning-prepared and implemented financial and operating plan for a $100 million service organization. The company is made up of 7 markets. Plan developed for each market and consolidated for overall company

Business Reengineering-Installed fully intergrated billing, customer service, routing and dispatch system resulting in reduced O/H of $250,000K/year and improved customer satisfaction.

Process Improvement-developed a Weekly & Monthly review package that allowed Managers to analyze their operations resulting in reducing line labor costs of $450K/year

Fiscal Management-negotiated reduced loans rates with financial institutions reulting in reducing Interest costs by $125K/year
Education / Skills Master Business Administration from DePaul University Major in Accounting Graduated
Bachelor Business Administration from Western Illinois University Major in Finance Graduated



Name Steven
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Consultant
Sagin LLC
Chicago, IL
(Management Consulting)

Project Manager
James Hardie Building Products
Peru, IL
(Manufacturing)

Director of Engineering
Corey Steel Company
Cicero, IL
(Steel)

Key Accomplishments Seasoned operations professional with solid engineering background and best-practices business and project management experience, with full accountability for meeting budgetary and schedule constraints in union and non-union settings.

Provide project management, operations, maintenance and business process consulting, risk assessment and interim management services for renewable energy, industrial, food and hospitality sectors.

Engineered and managed capital projects to upgrade power infrastructure including switchgear, transformers, substations, power factor (VAR) compensation, power quality, SCADA system, and smart grid systems for 24 / 7 / 365 industrial facilities.

Key abilities include project management from conception to commissioning, asset reliability, maintenance management systems, technical training, risk assessment, manufacturing operations, engineering management, smart grid and renewable energy.
Education / Skills J.L. KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY Master of Business Administration
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS at URBANA-CHAMPAIGN Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
Project management, engineering management, smart grid, power generation, renewable energy,smart grid, asset reliability
Particular strengths in heavy industrials, energy, metals, paper, packaging & hospitality sectors.

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.

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