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Name Laura
Phone 734-770-4581
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Owner
Cartridge World
Ann Arbor, MI
(Refill Ink & Toner)

Strategic Acct Mgr/Mkt Mg
Tenneco
Monroe, MI
(DuPont Care - CPG)

Group Product Manager
Home Products International
Chicago, IL
(Housewares - CPG)

Key Accomplishments Developed over 20 new products worth over $70 million dollars. Managed a customer base and increased sales by 250% Multiple distribution channel and industry experience Successful leadership in multiple industries

Cross functional team leader Mentor Manage associates Product Development Labeling and brand development Managed sales and customer service

P & L responsibility Developed Product cost Capital acquisition experience Margin and profitability analysis Trade Show Management

Managed and/or interfaced with the following customers: Wal-Mart, Target, K-Mart, Meijer, Pamida, Ace, Lowes, Home Depot, Bed Bath Beyond, Toys R US, Garden Ridge, AutoZone, Murray's, CSK, distributors and more
Education / Skills BBA - University of Loyola -Chicago Majored in marketing and accounting
Window office - excel, powerpoint, word, outlook Lotus Notes and databases JD Edwards - beginner SAP - beginner
Former Color Marketing Group Member Athea PowerLink Award Women's Business Owners -Business Growth Award


Name Stephen
Phone 630-362-2410
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State California
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President Marketing
Cision US, Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Info services/software)

Vice President
Millward Brown Precis
Fairfield, CT/London UK
(brand image measurement )

Director, Internat'l Ops
Media Report
Reading, UK
(News management services)

Key Accomplishments Managed all marketing and PR efforts for North American division of global corporation with $110 million in annuals sales. Directed marketing staff of ten.

Created and executed a $2.5 million global re-branding marketing strategy in 3 months, saving $250K in outside contractors

Increased number of monthly campaign launches, thereby generating a 350% surge in sales leads in two years.

Effectively blended social media outreach with existing marketing tactics, resulting in a seven fold increase in white paper downloads in 24 months.
Education / Skills MBA, Marketing, University System of NH, 1990 BA, Linguistics, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1982
Marketing, social media, search engine optimization, SEO, search engine marketing, content marketing, direct marketing
Online advertising, CRM, e-marketing, database marketing, event planning, media planning, public relations
Market research, product marketing, integrated marketing, branding, international marketing, global branding

Name Alan
Phone 630-834-9018
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Creative Director
Goodheart-Willcox Co., Inc.
Tinley Park,IL
(Educational Publishing)

Director
Wendt Design
Elmhurst, IL
(Educational Pub. Services)

Creative Director
The Dryden Press
Hinsdale, IL
(Educational Publishing)

Key Accomplishments Supervised design, art creation, and production of print texts and ancillaries. Oversight of up to 12 in-house Designers/Layout Artists and Proofreaders, as well as outside resources. Supported and fulfilled the needs of the Digital Media Dept.

Designed text interiors and covers of 75% of entire text print product output and guided creation of the balance of text covers and interiors for the company’s catalog of 140 books and their support materials.

Formed dedicated in-house teams to concentrate production prowess and successfully meet extremely tight schedules on special projects with high-quality, on-budget results.

Up to 80% cost savings on select print production costs by creating a flexible digital archive.
Education / Skills B.S., Design, Illinois Institute of Technology, Institute of Design, Chicago, Illinois
InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Word



Name Michael
Phone 630.699.8934
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Managing Director
Chicago Infrastructure Trust
Chicago, IL
(Alternative financing )

Sr. Product Mgr.
Becker Professional Education
Downers Grove
(Education software & svs.)

VP of Product Mgmt
Imaging Portals (Startup)
Chicago, IL
(Software/Hardware)

Key Accomplishments Responsible for the oversight of $2 billion in infrastructure programs. Led the negotiations and closing on a $32.5 million contract between the CTA and 4 major carriers to fully finance and build 4G system in subway and tunnel system.

Defined and executed Cloud/SaaS Learning and Development platform delivering CE for accounting and finance professionals generating $3 million in annual revenue.

Created, developed and delivered three proprietary products (Cloud/SaaS analytic, big data and Internet of Things) to market generating a customer base of 40,000 and $12 million in annual revenue.

Created and commercialized six analytical software products generating $25 million in revenue within 18 months.
Education / Skills MBA - Entrepreneurship and Operations Management. DePaul University
BS Education - Northern Il University
Certified Public Accountant/CPA
Certified Scrum Product Owner/CSPO

Name Jack
Phone 847-436-1491
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Senior Marketing Manager
Cargill, Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Food Ingredients Mfr)

Managing Director
Bluedog Design
Chicago, IL
(Brand Strategy & Design)

Vice President
Lipson Alport Glass & Assoc (LAGA)
Chicago, IL
(Brand Strategy & Design)

Key Accomplishments Developed and led major global relaunch of Similac brand of pediatric nutrition products, resulting in first global brand initiative for major health care company's international nutrition division

Developed and led major relaunch for the Betty Crocker brand across all categories and touchpoints, resulting in 20% revenue increase in previously flat to declining baking category

Developed and led first global brand positioning and category alignment for Green Giant brand resulting in 30% revenue increase in first year

Led inceptive proprietary innovation methodology with key client's major brand initiative, creating a baseline case study to market agency's capabilities in brand strategy development, creating new revenue stream, increasing agency revenues 20%.
Education / Skills Bachelors Degree - Visual Communications Marketing/Advertising Journalism Minors Northern Illinois University Dekalb,
Account Development/Management Strategic Relationship Management Sales Activation/Deployment Market/Business Developm
Brand Strategy/Development Marketing Strategy/Planning Value Proposition Development & Articulation Mktg. Communicati
Brand Design Management Brand Innovation CPG/FMCG/B2B/B2C Cross-Functional Team Leadership Speaking/Writing/Presenta

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