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Name Stephen
Phone 630.697.4697
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Colorado
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Group President
Gibraltar Industries
Buffalo, NY
(Building Materials)

President
The Marmon Group - Wells Lamont Industry Group
Niles, IL 60714
(Industrial Safety Gloves )

President & COO
Actuant - Actown Electrocoil
Spring Grove, IL
(Elec. Transformers/Coils)

Key Accomplishments SENIOR EXECUTIVE, MULTI-INDUSTRY, SOLUTION PROVIDER with extensive experience in change and growth management. Hands-on background to determine/execute strategic plans, develop new products, penetrate markets and create operational excellence.

Currently at Wells Lamont Industry Group leading the integration/growth of three divisions: Wells Lamont Industry (USA), Jomac (Canada), and Procoves Industrie (France). Providing vision and focus for new product development with an 80/20 philosophy

At Actown, revitalized slumping business in default of bank covenants and little cashflow to achieve 38% revenue growth and a double digit EBITDA. Led divestiture efforts in sale to strategic acquirer for 6 multiple.

At Cinch, expanded new product offering while taking significant marketshare in highly competitive markets. One specific product alone achieve $30+ million in growth.
Education / Skills · Strategic planning and execution · New product development / marketing · Allocation and focus of resources · Cont
MBA - DePaul University, Chicago, IL
BS Chemistry - Northern University, DeKalb, IL


Name Confidential
Phone 561-213-7595
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Florida
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Advisor-Transformation
Advisor
florida
(Digital Transformation)

Sales Director
Cisco Systems
Florida
(Digital Solutions)

Sr Projeect Executiv
IBM Global Services
Global
(Transformation)

Key Accomplishments “Generating results thru digital solutions that optimize the customer’s experience."​ I am a Thought Leader and Transformation Executive whose passion and purpose is in building teams to assist clients in defining and executing transformation.

managed 20% growth in sales $300 m

Designed, negotiated and sold $1b in customer experience transformation contract

Multiple global transformation deals approx. $300m each
Education / Skills Masters in Information Management
BS in Aerospace Engineering Management



Name Scott
Phone 847-525-8166
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions National Director Of Sale
Reverie
Bloomfield Hills, MI
(Manufacturing)

President
Plibrico Company
Chicago, IL
(Refractories/Construction)

Key Accomplishments Partnerships and Alliances – Directly involved in developing and launching a new product family which was immediately adopted by three of one company’s largest accounts, spawning 10% more profitable sales volume. Crafted a sales and marketing plan that was adopted company-wide. Solicited new distributors with well-established customer bases, effecting a 300% increase in revenue. Authored procedures for all vendor and customer agreements saving $200K by avoiding risky commitments. Escalated sales by 42% in less than two years by securing lar

Delivering Added Value – Corrected operational and supply chain issues, generating $2M in annual sales by fasttracking regulatory approvals and rolling out product to meet strict customer timelines. Fostered process improvement to deliver real-time results as a basis for gauging decisions and setting goals. Catapulted annual sales from under $100K to $2M in two years as an individual contributor. Shepherded the development of several innovative products, adding $5M in incremental sales in a stagnant industry. Minimized business disruption f

Driving Exceptional Results – Endorsed by court, creditors and bankruptcy trustee to navigate Chapter 11 bankruptcy and save one company from $300M in tort liability. Restructured compensation program elements to enhance sales growth to direct accounts, increasing sales by 40% in one year. Automated installation processes, reversing a $1M annual loss to realize a $3M annual gain. Expanded sales from one international account, growing from $500K to $2M in three years. Secured two national accounts in Canada, adding $1M in incremental revenue

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Education / Skills MBA (With Honors)-Loyola University
BBA-Iowa State University
Strong computer literacy in all aspects of MS Office as well as database programming and datamining.


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 Julie
Phone 312-485-1124
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Associate Vice President
AECOM
Chicago, Illinois
(Fortune 500 Consulting)

Principal
CDM
Chicago, Illinois
(Environmental Consulting)

Director
Lochner
Chicago, IL
(Transportation Consulting)

Key Accomplishments AECOM Sales Manager on pursuits over $10M across North America; part of team that won $1B program in Miami; over $20M in the Midwest in 2013/2014 Business Development Director for the Central U.S. and Western Canada

AECOM Leader of a team that developed AECOM’s North America business development process Directed a 13-person Major Pursuit Group that handled multi-million dollar Water proposals across North America Selected and implementing new CRM system

Lochner Led marketing initiatives for two new services, resulting in additional $1.5M in revenue within first year Developed first lead tracking system in 60 year history of company, drove CRM system purchase and design.

CDM Attained greater use of CRM system by firm-wide sales staff through promotion of and training on the system, contributing to sales growth of $125M within 24 months Partnered with President and key sales team members in strategic sales efforts
Education / Skills BS, Journalism, University of Illinois Graduate Studies, Env. Mgmt., University of San Francisco
Certified Facilitator Instructor, CRM systems Instructor, Sales and Marketing Training
Skills: Director/Mgr; business development/marketing/communications; certified facilitator/trainer; strategic thinker
Developed Business/marketing plans, communications tools, public info plans. Lead generation and business development

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