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Name Dan
Phone 224-337-9055
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Sales Director
DyStar, LP
Charlotte, NC
(Chemical Raw Materials)

Business Director
Vantage Specialties
Gurnee, IL
(Chemical Raw Materials)

Sales Director
Vantage Specialties, Inc.
Gurnee, IL
(Chemical Raw Materials)

Key Accomplishments WHO AM I… Business Unit Director… VP, Sales and Marketing… Bringing a successful career within the chemical industry with positive growth to the top and bottom line.

WHAT I DO… With expertise in new product development, strategy and execution, marketing, sales management, global expansion, channel management, customer relations, chemicals, coatings, and polymers, organizations that typically hire me… • Have eroding profit. • Taking too long to commercialize new products. • Are unable to execute strategic plans. • May be unable to expand the marketplace. • Have difficulty uncovering and closing new revenue opportunities

HOW I ADD VALUE… With years of helping organization grow profitably, I can add value by… • Reviewing costs and pricing methodologies to increase margins. • Establishing cross functional teams to expedite commercialization of products. • Keeping the focus with a systematic approach to achieve strategic goals. • Finding the sweet spot within a marketplace to increase reach and brand awareness. • Evaluating the business process and existing customers to identify incremental revenue opportunities.

Education / Skills Key Skills new business development, product management, product development, international sales, sales management, key




Name Daniel
Phone 937-570-2702
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Ohio
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP of Operations
Horton Emergency Vehicles
Grove City, Ohio
(Emergency Vehicles)

VP of Operations
SMI
Houston, TX
(Oil & Gas Industry)

Plant Manager
Lord Corp
Dayton, Ohio
(Aerospace)

Key Accomplishments Have driven LEAN improvements producing a change in EBITDA from $.2M in 2008 to $5.1M in 2009.

Accidents have been reduced by 70% through implementation of lean tools and employee involvement.

Inventory has been reduced by $3M or 21% and cycletime reduced by 25% by converting from bay build to assembly line approach.

Key metrics are posted and employees are trained in identification of waste, visual management, 5’s plus safety, standard work and kanban.
Education / Skills Michigan State University, East Lansing Michigan B.S., September 1980 to June 1984 Mechanical Engineering GPA: 3.50
Graduate MSU Honors Engineering College
Graduate of GE Manufacturing Management Program
Graduate of Rolls-Royce Business Manager Course

Name Confidential
Phone 630-336-3621
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Founder and General Manag
Prairie State Industries
Batavia, Illinois
(Diversified manufacturer)

Marketing Manager
Amoco Oil Lubricants
Chicago, IL
(Industrial petroleum)

Sales Manager - East
Amoco Oil Lubricants
Chicago, IL
(Industrial petroleum)

Key Accomplishments Grew revenue from $1.1 to 2.5 million within 60 months. Developed and fabricated custom escalator skirts for MARTA system in Atlanta. $1.5 million in revenue over 36 months. Applied for patent for fan blade cleaner in commercial cleaning.

Co-led turnaround of lubricants business unit, driving profit improvement of $16 million in 48 months. Led Porters Five Forces Analysis of strategic market segments leading to acquisition and joint venture strategies.

Successfully co-led $6 million SAP implementation. Restructured distribution network, reversing declining sales and delivering 16% sales growth to $38 million within 36 months.

Education / Skills MS, Mechanical Engineering, 1983, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
BS, Mechanical Engineering, 1981, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS



Name Steven
Phone 317-332-3028
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Managing Director
Expense Reduction Analysts (and My Own)
Chicagoland
(Profit Improvement Consul)

Director of Engineering
Eli Lilly and Company
Indianapolis, IN
(Pharmaceuticals )

Sr. Mngr Engineering & Op
Kraft Foods
Chicago Area
(Food Manufacturing )

Key Accomplishments Built region from the ground up to nine consultants and $300M in review for cost reduction projects in four years. Significantly reduced many clients’ operating costs associated with energy/utilities, packaging, IT & telecom, facilities & equipment maintenance, engineering & construction services, logistics, pharmaceuticals / pharmacy, medical supplies, insurance, banking fees, and many, many other cost categories. Significantly improved ERA Corporate’s Project Management Guide, to include more detail, action items and general project miles

Recruited by Eli Lilly to direct/execute a major $250M manufacturing plant renovation; promoted to lead team of eight direct reports and 228 indirects with full responsibility for directing engineering and maintenance across four pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing facilities and one distribution center. Managed $90M capital budget. Played key role in leading $250M pharmaceutical manufacturing plant rebuilding, renovation and additions. Conceived of and led the modifications to the master design plan for project above, to relocate

Recruited to seventh largest architectural and engineering firm in US to direct team of eight with 25 support members in design of bulk narcotics pharmaceutical manufacturing facility for Mallinckrodt Medical. Led the design and engineering of $55M Schedule II (narcotics) manufacturing plant ahead of schedule and under budget. Co-led commissioning, qualification and validation of campus-wide $48M volatile gasses containment, transport and removal system quality improvement project.

Executed capital projects ranging from $100K to $25M (totaling $95M), spanning eight production plants across central US. Oversaw 11 direct reports and 73 indirects. Partnered with business groups and R&D in establishing project scope, specifications, cost estimates and schedules. Managed internal and external resources for project engineering, design and construction. Developed detailed project execution and control plans, and managed projects utilizing ISO 9000 processes and standards. Led a team of engineers and project managers to manage
Education / Skills Facilities Management Full-Cycle Project Management Production Management Sales and Business Development Operation
Global Procurement Supply Chain and Logistics TQM, 5S, Lean Six Sigma Manufacturing Principles Teambuilding and Lead
Facility Design/Plant Renovations Continuous/Process Improvements Risk Management, HS&E


Name David
Phone 480-584-6133
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Arizona
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Intercast & Forge
Australia
(Automotive OEM/rail parts)

Chief Operating Officer
Intercast & Forge
Australia
(Automotive OEM/rail parts)

Division Director
GNB/Exide Technologies
Lombard, Illinois
(Standby power systems)

Key Accomplishments Expanded multi site responsibility to further develop and expand areas of Manufacturing Operations Excellence. Direct reports include positions of Chief Financial Officer, Operations, Sales and Marketing, and Manager of Product Development.

Recruited to lead iron foundry turnaround/improvement plan. Focus operations on improving customer service, quality, profitability, and growth.  Initiated training/development for Black and Green Belts.  Reduced scrap 50%  Reduced labor 30%

Doubled manufacturing capability Improved throughput 48%, accelerated cycle times 36%, and enhan Reduced Dock-to-Dock times of 54%. Achieved ISO 9002 and 14000 certification. ced product performance 15%. Reduced Work In Process 44%.

Reduced recordable injuries at smelter operation 50% for three consecutive years. Increased first time yields of smelting furnace operations 58%. Successfully converted plant to 24/7 operations
Education / Skills Bachelor of Science-Finance, School of Business, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon
Plant P&L Responsibility Quality & Performance Improvement International Experience
Manufacturing Lean Leader Manufacturing & Facilities Engineering Multi-Site Manufacturing Operations
Union Contract Negotiations Environmental / Health & Safety Compliance

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