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Name Thomas
Phone 630-336-5848
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions V P Operations
AWTP LLC
Elk Grove Village, IL
(Custom Filtration)

Sr V P Operations
Chicago Faucet Company
Des Plaines, IL
(Faucets, Elect Fixtures)

Mgr Bus Dev & Strat Sourc
Elkay Mfg Co
Oak Brook, IL
(Sinks,Coolers, Faucets )

Key Accomplishments Implemented a change in culture moving business from private entrepreneurial to a professional business with strategic direction, standardized metrics and goals.Achieved $1.2M in cost savings and reduced inventory investment by $1.5M (33%).

Developed and implemented a $9M cost reduction strategy applying off-shore sourcing, construction of a new manufacturing facility and relocation of manufacturing to a non-union environment in a 1 year period of time, relocating the business in 3 days

Reporting to the Elkay Division President, developed a business strategy to grow Elkay’s faucet business to a profitable $70M division of the Elkay group by developing and outsourcing two new product lines, high-end residential and commercial.

Cost effective management of out-sourcing materials and labor to improve profits by 200% over a three-year period and achieved an 8-year track record of increased profitability from 8% to 19%, decertified the workforce and implemented skill based pay
Education / Skills B.S. Industrial Engr. Bradley University M.S. Industrial Engr. & Engr. Management Bradley University
Toyota Lean Manufacturing Training University Kentucky.
Constanza Demand Flow Training.
Trained and applied TQM and employee empowerment in operations and developed a skill based pay system

Name Gary
Phone 847-432-3393
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Dir Materials Management
SoloPak
Chicago, Il.
(Pharmaceutical)

Strategic Sourcing Mgr
Emerson
Chicago, Il.
(Ind products, power tools)

Strategic Sourcing/Supply
Bombardier
Chicago, Il.
(Consumer durable goods)

Key Accomplishments Established materials department including developing all policiesand procedures, hiring and training personnel, setting and monitoring goals for purchasing, inventory control, warehousing, production planning, scheduling and distribution activites.

Saved over $10,000,000 annually through strategic sourcing, inventory control, item and specification optimization

Part of implementation of several ERP software systems including SAP, BPCS, COPICS, PRMS where I led the purchasing, inventory, planning and scheduling, item and vendor master module teams

Achieved inventory accuracy of over 98& while reducing inventory levels by 35% and attaining 40 turns per year, including part standardization, safety stock reduction and osolescence disposal programs.
Education / Skills B.S.Mechanical Engineering M.B.A.
Professional associations A.P.I.C.S. National Association of Purchasing Management Council of Logistics Mgmt I.S.M.



Name Confidential
Phone 708-288-2325
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Consultant
Self Employed
Chicago, IL
(Retail Consulting)

Chief Operating Officer
James & Sons
Orland Park, IL
(Fine Jewelry & Watches)

Key Accomplishments Increased annual revenue 310% to more than $15 million within 15 years.

Closed two stores and opened two others within twelve months in response to changing market demographics by generating $2.3 million in asset sales from the two stores.

Developed first incentive pay-based reward plan, increasing revenue 22% within twelve months and increasing customer approval ratings based on completed customer response cards.

Led POS and accounting software changeover to combine four store databases, reducing average inventory level $150,000 and month-end financial closing time from twelve to two weeks.
Education / Skills Chief Operating Officer, Retail Business Leader Delivering aggressive growth in market share, sales and profitability.
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 1983 B.S. Business Administration
Gemological Institute of America, Carlsbad, CA Certified Gemologist


Name Robert
Phone 630-841-5458
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Septran Inc
Chicago
(Transportation)

American Bus Company
President/CEO
Chicago
(Transportation)

President/CEO
Laidlaw Education Service
Chicago
(Transportation/Logistics)

Key Accomplishments Seasoned senior executive with demonstrated leadership record of maximizing operational effectiveness during periods of high growth, re-organization, and rapidly changing environments.

General Management, Leadership, Acquisition Integration, Business Development, Multi Unit Operations, Chapter 11 Exp. P&L, Budgeting & Forecasting, Financial Analysis & Reporting, Strategic Planning & Development, Systems & logistics.Teamwork.



Education / Skills MBA - Case Western Reserve BS- Accounting - University of Dayton Achieving Breakthrough Service - Harvard Business Sch




Name Gregory
Phone 817-602-4845
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State North Carolina
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Sr. Consultant
Business Management International
Huntersville, NC
(ERP/Business Consulting)

Consultant
Epicor Software Corporation
Keller, TX
(ERP/Business Consulting)

Sr. Consultant
Geac Enterprise Solutions
Keller, TX
(ERP/Business Consulting)

Key Accomplishments Directed and managed all aspects of the Microsoft Dynamics-AX (Axapta) professional services group. Responsible for Axapta Group budgets, P&L, and the supervision of the group’s full-time and contract functional, technical, and project management staff. Responsible for the overall management of client relationships, Microsoft Dynamics-AX implementation projects, including pre-sales opportunities, project management, product demonstration, business process mapping, scope definition, gap analysis, and functional specification. Coor

Directed and managed Microsoft Dynamics-AX (Axapta) software implementation and re-implementation projects for discrete (Custom-Make-To-Order) manufacturing clients. Directed, managed, and coordinated all aspects of projects’ current and future busi

Directed and managed on time and under-budget VANTGE and VISTA client software implementations and migration projects for several discrete Engineers to Order manufacturing clients. Directed, managed, and coordinated all aspects of software implementation and business re-engineering projects: current and future business process analysis and re-engineering; project plan design, scope, development, and management; project budgets, coordination, scheduling, and management of application consulting resources; education and training of client staff;

Education / Skills BS Textile Science, Clemson University MBA, University of South Carolina (Concentrations in Operations, Marketing) Man
Experienced manager of all associated characteristics and requirements of complex ERP and Business System Development Li



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