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Name Art
Phone 248-613-2191
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP HR and Admin
Energy Conversion Devices, Inc.
Rochester Hills, MI
(Renewable Energy Products)

SVP HR
GKN Sinter Metals, Inc.
Auburn Hills, MI
(Sintered Metals Products)

Director International HR
Hill's Pet Nutrition
Topeka, KS
(Premium Pet Food Products)

Key Accomplishments Lead first ever restructuring of enterpise to achieve first time sustained profitability. Reduced corporate staff by more than 60% while growing profitable solar panel division by more than 300%. Established and harmonized remuneration approach.

Established first ever short and long term incentive plans (cash and equity) for a publicly traded renewable energy business. Worked closely with Compensation Committee to established an effective remuneration strategy and executive pay approach.

Established a new $1B division team and organization for a global automotive and aerospace company. Once established, lead the HR due diligence and integration of more than 20 acquisitions during high growth phase of the division.

Established a first ever international HR function for a highly successful international division, with employees working in more than 20 countries. Developed an effective resolution of many long standing issues for a key expatriate population.
Education / Skills BS- Labor and Industrial Relations Michigan State University
Extensive skills and experience working global HR issues Includes 5 years expat experience in Europe and Asia.
Extensive experience working in both union and non-union environments. Lead many focused activities in both areas.
Extensive experience driving high growth staffing initiatives including establishing a world class selection process.

Name Rex
Phone 847-651-8053
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Asset Manager
INDECK ENERGY SERVICES, INC
Buffalo Grove, IL
(Electricity & Wood Pellet)

Manager of Business Devel
INDECK ENERGY SERVICES, INC
Buffalo Grove, IL
(Electricity & Wood Pellet)

Manager Earnings Enhance
Edison Mission Marketing
Chicago, IL
(Electricity)

Key Accomplishments Analyzed faulty repair work, and subsequently negotiated and reduced outstanding invoice to contractor by $1.7 million (60%).

Negotiated with the NERC Standards auditor dropping two potential violations at five plants, saving $100,000 in penalties, and proving compliance.

Initiated the development and identified potential wind developer partner for $200 million project, selling 50% for $500,000.

Increased revenue $50 million annually by assisting unit operators to make operating decisions based upon projected contract.
Education / Skills IIT CHICAGO KENT COLLEGE OF LAW Juris Doctor with Honors 1983 ILLINOIS INSTITUE OF TECHNOLOGY BSME
Business analysis
Contract Interpretation and Administration
Technical Research

Name Gene
Phone 312-961-4644
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Vice President Taxes
CF Industries Holdings, Inc.
Deerfield, IL
(Chemicals)

Vice President Taxes
Hewitt Associates
Lincolnshire, IL
(Human Resource Management)

Vice President Tax
FMC Corporation
Chicago, Il
(Chem & Oilfield Manuf)

Key Accomplishments Developed four world class Tax Departments for four different public companies, proven experience delivering world class tax services and enhancing shareholder value. Experience in remediating SOX deficiencies and creating world class processes.

Structured and negotiated over $30bn of M&A and JV transactions which delivered hundreds of millions of dollars of tax & operational savings. Transactions covered a wide array of industries & spanned the globe. Public market & private equity exper.

Proven record of driving down effective tax rate and cash taxes in four separate public companies thru business oriented tax and financial planning. Supply chain, contract manufacturing, organizational redesign,capital structure experience

Drove federal and state legislative changes which provided competitive advantage to my clients. Proven experience in the entire legislative process from issue identification to Bill development and passage.
Education / Skills LLM Taxation- Chicago Kent College of Law (with Honors), Master Thesis on Global Export Incentives and Trade Subsidies
Juris Doctor- DePaul Univesity College of Law (with Honors)
BBA Accounting- St. Norbert College
Licensed Attorney State of Illinois

Name Steven
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Consultant
Sagin LLC
Chicago, IL
(Management Consulting)

Project Manager
James Hardie Building Products
Peru, IL
(Manufacturing)

Director of Engineering
Corey Steel Company
Cicero, IL
(Steel)

Key Accomplishments Seasoned operations professional with solid engineering background and best-practices business and project management experience, with full accountability for meeting budgetary and schedule constraints in union and non-union settings.

Provide project management, operations, maintenance and business process consulting, risk assessment and interim management services for renewable energy, industrial, food and hospitality sectors.

Engineered and managed capital projects to upgrade power infrastructure including switchgear, transformers, substations, power factor (VAR) compensation, power quality, SCADA system, and smart grid systems for 24 / 7 / 365 industrial facilities.

Key abilities include project management from conception to commissioning, asset reliability, maintenance management systems, technical training, risk assessment, manufacturing operations, engineering management, smart grid and renewable energy.
Education / Skills J.L. KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY Master of Business Administration
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS at URBANA-CHAMPAIGN Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
Project management, engineering management, smart grid, power generation, renewable energy,smart grid, asset reliability
Particular strengths in heavy industrials, energy, metals, paper, packaging & hospitality sectors.

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


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