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Name Mike
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Principal
Park Five Financial LLC
Hinsdale, IL
(RE and Bank financing)

Key Accomplishments Created and managed Finance company with multiple investments in Home building, Land, and Banking.

Managed Home Building company for 15 years in three states with 250+ employees and grew revenues from $100MM to $500MM+ with very strong profits. Had a successful exit though the sale of the company to a Public Home Builder.



Education / Skills MBA, University of Notre Dame
DDS, Creighton University
BA, Creighton University


Name Confidential
Phone 815-210-9809
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions CFO / VP of Finance
Crane Composites
Joliet, Il
(Manufacturing plastics)

Manager FP&A
Alcoa
Rosement, Il
(Manufacturer Aluminum)

Manager FP&A
Cabot Microelectronics
Aurora, Il
(Semiconductor Materials)

Key Accomplishments * Provided the financial leadership that increased operating profit 60% from $23 to $37 million during a six year period of recovering revenues.

* Strategically led corporate wide continuous improvement initiative, including lean and six sigma projects, saving $5 million annually in manufacturing costs. * Led non-manufacturing continuous improvement initiative saving $2 million in 36 months.

* Identified and implemented restructuring initiatives, reducing headcount, consolidated three manufacturing facilities, and closed distribution centers, resulting in $13 million of annual savings within 12 months.

* Led initiatives to reduce working capital from $12.5 million to $2.5 million.
Education / Skills Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical)
Chartered Accountant (CPA equivalent) - England and Wales
Six Sigma Green
Kaizen Tool Champion

Name Jim
Phone 609-815-4923
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Pennsylvania
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions CFO
Confluence Watersports
South Carolina
(Consumer Products/Manuf.)

Cheif Financial Officer
Lenox Inc.
New Jersey
(Consumer Products)

SVP Supply Chain
Lenox Inc.
New Jersey
(Consumer Products)

Key Accomplishments In partnership with a private equity investor, developed and executed blueprint for the turnaroud of a $70 million consumer product manufacturer. Implemented lean tools and reduced transportation cost by 40%.

Led a team of senior executives in developing and implementing a strategic plan for a $500 million, multi-channel, branded, consumer products business. Spearheaded the sale of the business through an auction process in partnership with Goldman Sachs.

Restructured the business including the consolidation of two headquarter facilities, downsized of the retail division, closed factories, and reduced administrative staff. This resulted in both improved profitability and favorable cash flow.

Centralized the supply chain operations of a $500 consumer products Company. Outsourced domestic manufacturing. Using continuous improvement techniques was able to simultaneously reduce cost, and inventory while improving quality and in-stock levels
Education / Skills BS Accounting Drexel University 1983 BS Finance Drexel University 1983
CPA Commonwealth of Pennsylvania 1985



Name Ralph
Phone 708-932-6233
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Finance - CFO
Endeavor Information Services/Ex Libris
Des Plaines, Illinois
(Global Software Developer)

VP Finance
Broadwind Energy
Naperville, IL
(Wind Energy Component Mfr)

CFO - Automotive Group
Sears Holdings Corporation
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Service & Parts Retailer)

Key Accomplishments Strategic Leadership. Led efforts to design, develop and implement strategic and operational plans that drives transformation change, nuturing customer and supplier relationships. Customer centric and operations focused CFO.

Financial Acumen. Significant experience in building, developing, staffing, managing and professionalizing all aspects of core finance organization capabilities. Proven track record in implementing financial and operational systems.

Business Controls. Managed multiple efforts that successfully built sound business systems, processes, models, analyses & evaluations. Directed & supported financial & operational activities that incorporated lean mfg concepts & continuous imprvmnt.

Senior financial executive with strategic vision, clear focus on operations, efficiency, persistence, attention to detail, analytical skills, and sets high standards. Private Equity & Venture Capital experienced.
Education / Skills MBA, Finance & Marketing, DePaul Univ., Kelstadt Graduate School of Business, 1981
BS, Accounting, DePaul Univ., 1978
CPA, Illinois, 1980 CMA, Illinois, 1982 Six Sigma Green Belt Trained SAP Trained
Highly effective partner to the CEO with unquestioned business integrity, ethics and values.

Name Thomas
Phone 708-423-4875
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions INTERNAL AUDIT MANAGER
USBANCORP - POWERTRACK DIVISION
NAPERVILLE, IL.
(FREIGHT PAYMENT)

INTERNAL AUDIT MANAGER
TRUSERV CORPORATION (TRUE VALUE HARDWARE)
CHICAGO, IL.
(WHOLESALE DISTRIBUTION)

INTERNAL AUDIT MANAGER
SAXON PAINTS AND HOME CARE CENTERS
CHICAGO, IL.
(RETAIL HOME IMPROVEMENT)

Key Accomplishments HEAVILY EMPLOYED COMPUTER ASSISTED "DATA EXTRACTION" AND "DATA ANALYSIS" TECHNIQUES (CAATS) THROUGHOUT ALL AUDIT ENGAGEMENTS. THE RESULTS HAVE BEEN CASH SAVINGS / RECOVERIES EXCEEDING $10 MILLION DOLLARS, CUMULATIVE, THROUGHOUT MY CAREER.

EXPERIENCED IN OPERATIONAL AUDIT EVALUATION OF LOGISTICS, WAREHOUSING, TRAFFIC, AND INVENTORY MANAGEMENT. PROVIDED AUDIT RECOMMENDATIONS THAT "MATERIALLY" IMPROVED WAREHOUSE INVENTORY MANAGEMENT PERFORMANCE.

RECENTLY PROVIDED A REMEDY FOR PREVENTION OF "DUPLICATE PAYMENTS" THAT MITIGATED A "SIGNIFICANT" OPERATION ISSUE THAT EXISTED FOR YEARS. THE REMEDY VIRTUALLY ELIMINATED THE PROBLEM, WITH A CORRESPONDING SAVINGS OF HUNDREDS OF MAN HOURS.

THROUGH THE USE OF CAATS, I WAS ABLE TO ISOLATE "IN THE ACT" EMBEZZLEMENT ACTIVITY THAT RESULTED IN PROSECUTION AND RESTITUTION.
Education / Skills ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY, MASTERS OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) - MANAGEMENT
WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, BACHELORS OF BUSINESS (BB) - FINANCE
CERTIFICATES IN "LEAN OFFICE" AND "LEAN MANUFACTURING" TOOLS.
HAVE RECEIVED CERTIFICATES FOR NUMEROUS AUDIT SEMINARS AND CONFERENCES. INSTITUTE OF INTERNAL AUDITORS MEMBER 20+ YRS

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