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Name Richard
Phone 708-297-1535
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Web Marketing Manager
Indiana Botanic Gardens, Inc.
Hobart, IN
(Health Products)

Consultant
Self Employed
Midlothian, IL
(Consulting and design)

Assoc. Marketing Dir.
GIA Publications, Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Music publishing)

Key Accomplishments Improved organic search traffic according to Google Analytics by 80% in 2012 over both 2011 and 2010, improved overall traffic by 20%, and increased revenues by 6% through improving SEO according to industry best practices.

Led initiative to redesign and improve website look and infrastructure including enhancing online search. Managed project in-house and procured resources resulting in 21% improvement in new customers online and cut spending by over $30,000 annually.

Started, owned, managed, and led my own company. Achieved top 10% sales growth rate among new sign companies within a franchise, and received the Business Ledger’s Entrepreneurial Excellence Award in 2008.

Successfully implemented a new blog and content plan which outperforms former content tactics for driving traffic by 800% and increased brand awareness, web traffic, and improved social sharing by 123%.
Education / Skills University of Chicago, BA, Fine Art, 1998
Capella University, MBA, Business Administration (General), 2005
Microtrain Technologies, Project Management, Six Sigma, and Business Analysis, Certified Inbound Marketing Specialist
Skills: Marketing, creative and art direction, operations management, graphic design, strategy, training, supply chain

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 Whitney
Phone 314-496-7373
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Missouri
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Financial Audit Senior Ma
Monsanto
St. Louis, MO
(Agriculture/Biotech)

Internal Audit Manager
MEMC/SunEdison
St. Louis, MO
(Solar Energy/Semi-conduct)

Advisory Manager
KPMG
New York, NY
(Consulting)

Key Accomplishments Implemented ACL on three audit projects, including Travel and Entertainment, Procurement and Account Reconciliations, recognizing efficiencies in hours in excess of 60 hours and value-add cost savings of more than $275k.

Led global engagement team of approximately 30 individuals to address Brazilian governmental tax and reporting changes; project came in under budget and ahead of schedule by approximately $300,000 and 10 business days.

Served as Lead Engagement Manager of client’s Project Management Office for an SAP implementation, coordinating efforts of multiple team members, including client, KPMG and third-party implementation providers; doubled revenue through cross-selling.

Manage global team of 24 auditors: direct supervision of 6 and matrixed supervision of 18 auditors, including engagement reviews, overall performance evaluations and supervision of both SOX and operational audits.
Education / Skills BS in Accounting University of Missouri - St. Louis (GPA - 3.5; Dean's List)
Certified Internal Audit (CIA) May 2005
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) October 2007


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



Name Bob
Phone 815.814.7987
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Dir. Mtls. Mgmnt.
McKesson Corp.
McHenry, IL
(Med. Devices and Pharma.)

Partner
Forward Consulting, LLP
Ridgefield, IL
(Supply Chain consulting)

Dir. Product Supply
Wm Wrigley Jr. Co.
Chicago, IL
(confections/CPG)

Key Accomplishments Reduced operating expenses by $31,000,000, through negotiations, alternate sourcing, value analysis and reengineering, supplier consolidation, operator productivity, more efficient transportation/storage modes, and related progressive techniques.

Exceeded key operations performance metrics: implemented JIT replenishment (cut inventory investment 31%); reduced order/delivery cycle times by half; sustained 99% customer perfect order rates. led numerous new product launches for 50k sku catalogue

Led multiple MRP/ERP systems, development projects, utilizing SAP, Oracle, Manugistics, SysPro and similar advanced software and information management tools.

Developed and led collaborative Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) teams to assure all business functions were aligned to achieve tactical and strategic priorities.
Education / Skills Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, BA St John College, Fairport, NY, Exec. Management.
Society for the Advancement of Logistics, "Master" American Production and Inventory Control Society Nationa



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