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Name Mike
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Arkansas
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions QA & PM
Walmart
Bentonville, IL
(Retail)

Sr PM
Electro-Motive diesel
Granger, IL
(Locomotive Sw)

QA Consultant
Motorola
Schaumburg, IL
(Telecomm Systems)

Key Accomplishments Mentored project managers and team members on effective SEI/CMMi & ITIL process tailoring and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Improved average process compliance 25% on more than 50 IT projects with life cycle durations from four months to 18 months.

Resolved product development project staffing constraints and shortened a schedule by 30% to meet customer needs by using tailored resource simulation. SSBB.

Effectively used internet technologies to support world-wide IT project teams, including Corporate and contractor teams in Europe, Israel, China, Japan, India, South America, South Africa, Mexico, CAM and across the United States.

Coached project team members on the legal and financial differences between Cost Plus and Fixed Price Government contracts. Coached team on SDLC methodologies: Waterfall, Iterative, Evolutionary, Agile, and Scaled Agile.
Education / Skills Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with demonstrated leadership in software quality improvement projects.
BS, Computer Science & Mathematics (double major) with honors from Univ. of South Dakota. National Honor Society.
Certified Manager of Quality & Organizational Excellence, Certified Software Quality Engineer, Six Sigma Black Belt
ISO-9001, SEI/CMMi, ISO 13485, 21 CFR 820, Sarbanes-Oxley and ITIL compliance.

Name Tony
Phone 312-560-5916
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Senior Advisor
Antietam Advisors
Chicago
(Finance, Operations, Data)

CFO-Acquistions
JJD Industries
Chicago
(Manufacturing)

Treasury
Westinghouse Electric
Pittsburgh & Chicago
(Finance and Operations )

Key Accomplishments CHINA, People’s Republic of (1985) Organized and coordinated final stages of a $10 million contract. TREASURY - Managed commercial credit portfolios for Westinghouse, ABB, and International Paper. Annual revenues of $300 million

• Help company grow through acquisition and organic growth from $8m to $40m • Negotiated and performed due diligence for $70 million agribusiness merger.

• Reversed $6 million bankrupt company into $15 million operation generating 8% profit within • 12 months. Company became the SONY North American “Supplier-of-the-Year.” • Returned a $15 MM distribution of consumer products to profitability in th

• Within 12 months, reversed $500,000 annual loss to $500,000 profit by using data mining to refocus sales and restructure operations
Education / Skills * Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. MBA, concentration in Finance
* University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. BS, Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
Operations, Due Diligence, M&A


Name Rick
Phone 972-948-6407
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Texas
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Global Commodity Manager
Hewlett-Packard
Plano
(High Tech)

Key Accomplishments Historic cost reductions, reorganization of departments, MBA,Lifetime CPM, contracts, services, indirect,





Education / Skills Executive MBA, BS/BBA, Lifetime CPM




Name Thomas
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions GVP, Chief Acctg Officer
Orbitz Worldwide Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Online Travel Agency)

CFO, CAO
Sun-Times Media Group, Inc. f/k/a Hollinger Int'l
Chicago, IL
(Newspaper)

VP, Controller
Budget Group, Inc
Lisle, IL
(Vehicle Rental)

Key Accomplishments Seasoned accounting and finance executive with a proven track record for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of internal controls and the financial reporting function while enhancing the accuracy and timeliness of financial information.

For Orbitz Worldwide (an online travel agency), led global accounting processes, SEC reporting and financial systems. Managed 4 to 6 direct reports and approximately 80 total employees (60 U.S. and 20 overseas) and 30 offshore/outsourced resources.

Partnered with Internal Audit to redesign the Sarbanes-Oxley assessment process, resulting in a more focused and thorough management assessment. A number of significant deficiencies, aggregating to a material weakness, were identified and remediated.

Oversaw the planning and development of new sub-ledger functionality for key balance sheet and related revenue accounts which was a critical prerequisite in remediating the material weakness in the company’s internal control over financial reporting.
Education / Skills B.S. Accountancy from University of Illinois - 1981
CPA Certification - 1981



Name John
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Owner
PDE USA
IL
(Management Consulting)

Lead Engineer
WMS Gaming
Chicago, IL
(Slot Machines)

Manager
Videojet Technologies
Wood Dale, IL
(Industrial Ink jet)

Key Accomplishments - Turning Product Idea into Money - Delivering data focused, comprehensive and timely resolution of customer problems - Build, lead and mentor cross functional teams - Program and Project Management

- Business and manufacturing process improvement using Six Sigma methodology - expertise in a wide range of industries and products - Departmental Supervisor - Budgeting and managing to a budget

- Setting goals - Personnel management with hire/fire responsibility

Education / Skills MBA - Marketing DePaul University, Chicago, IL
MS - Chemistry, Indian University, Bloomington. IN
BA - Chemistry from Monmouth Colleg, Monmouth, IL


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