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Name Dennis
Phone 320-492-2414
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Florida
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions General Manager
Indepenent Telecom
Indiana
(Telecommunications)

VP Operations & CTO
St Cloud Wireless Holdings
ST Cloud, MN
(Wireless Svc & Products)

VP Sales
Harris Communications
Camarillo, CA
(Telcom Test Systems)

Key Accomplishments Implemented Operations re-engineering process to clearly define responsibilities, reducing overlapping efforts and lost time. Initiated cost analysis program - review all leases and contracts to ensure least cost to communications

Implemented inter-departmental ROI (Return on Investment) process for all major capital and operational expenditures for Board presentations and approvals. Directed the design, project planning, ROI justifications and build-out of start-up company

Established budget development & tracking process to control costs, cash flow and improve revenues Directed negotiations, implementation and administration of interconnection contracts. Established consistent and time-critical communications path

Transformed business unit focus from total direct sales to indirect/channel sales. Initiated business improvement processes for pre-sales support, new product/feature definition & business case development. Negotiated joint marketing & VAR agreements
Education / Skills Technical College – Design Engineering, Johnson County Community College – Management Certificate Program
Kansas University School of Business – Advanced Management Development & Leadership, Harper College – Leadership & HR
Sprint University of Excellence – Engineering Economics & Emerging Technologies
St Cloud State University Entrepreneurial Center - Mini MBA Wilson Learning – Competitive, Counselor & Strategic Sales

Name Douglas
Phone 847-302-5346
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Senior Project Manager
Aon
Lincolnshire, IL
(Insurance)

Account Manager
NetCracker Technology
Herndon, VA
(Software and Services)

Senior Manager, Software
Level 3 Communications, LLC
Oakbrook, Illinois
(Global communications)

Key Accomplishments Led international teams of engineers, developers, and vendors. Programmed and managed implementation of over $300 million dollars of Multi-national Command and Control systems integral to military operations in three countries over three years.

Decisive, energetic enabler of technology processes with comprehensive experience across all major IT disciplines; high-level strategic planning to hands-on implementation for information systems, infrastructure, telecommunications, and construction.

Senior level technology professional with strong business and operations insight keeping focus on ROI value by strong leadership developing frameworks of consensus building, staff empowerment, and collaboration.

Leader for small to large scale SDLC and commercial COTS application development and integration projects. Projects up to $300 million, 150 personnel in size/scope. Implemented company-wide structured quality project management processes.
Education / Skills Masters of Science, Systems Management, University of Southern California
Project Management Professional Certification, ITIL Foundations Certification, Wide Area Network Certification.
LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt Training, FKI. Manager of Quality Organizational Excellence Training, ASQ.
Executive Leadership Courses, Academic Instructor Course, USAF; Basic & Advanced Information Systems Courses, USAF

Name Christopher
Phone 312-296-0906
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Dir IT Infrastructure/Ops
Uline Shipping Supplies
Pleasant Prairie, WI
(B2B, Catalog )

Dir IT Infrastructure/Ops
CCC Information Services
Chicago, IL
(Insurance SaaS)

Sr. Mgr Infrastructure/Op
Discover Financial
Riverwoods, IL
(Financial)

Key Accomplishments Created data center world class operation. Engineered and upgraded servers, VMWare (Vsphere 6.0), storage (EMC), desktops, network (Cisco, F5, Checkpoint, Citrix), telephony (Avaya).

Program managed many projects - building construction, data room buildouts, network upgrades, VMWare upgrades, telephony upgrades. Managed professional staff performing that work. Performed performance reviews, hired and fired.

Managed the creation of processes and procedures for te data center, for change management, for incident handling and control, for release management. Performed audits of mentioned processes ensuring compliance.

Managed disaster recovery exercises. Managed and prepared documentation surrounding DR exercises. Also, focused on Business Continuity ensuring the business would sustain business interrupting events. Tested regularly.
Education / Skills MBA, Depaul University BS, Mathematics and Computer Science Telecommunications, DePaul University
PMP, ITILv3 Foundations, DCCA, A+, Net+, Security+ - current CCNA, MCSE - expired
Knowledge of PC, mid-range, mainframe, networks, telephony, WAN/LAN/wireless, program management.


Name Kace
Phone 262-818-7700
Email Click here to email me!
Salary <$75k
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Client Services Rep
Gray Hair Management
Deerfield, IL
(Outplacement)

Account Executive
PAETEC
Oak Brook, IL
(Telecom)

Supervisor-Retail Sales
Verizon Wireless
Schaumburg, IL
(Wireless Technologies)

Key Accomplishments •Certified Illinois workNet Advisor, Completion 2011 •Value Based Selling Course Completion Sales Training Program with Steelcase Inc •Awarded "Outstanding Achievement to Exceed Performance Expectations" 1998

•Samson L Freedman Humanitarian Award Winner •Chairperson for Explorers/Boy Scouts of America program and Leader for Explorers/Boy Scouts of America Philadelphia School Board Advisory Committee for Career Education



Education / Skills Illinois Institute of Technology Studying IT Management
Dobbins Area Vocational Technical School Business Administration Diploma received



Name Robert
Phone 630-719-1039
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $101K - $125K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Software Delivery Advisor
Aetna
Downers Grove IL
(Insurance)

Software Consultant
Volt Information Services
Naperville IL
(Software Consulting)

Member of Technical Staff
Lucent Technologies
Lisle IL
(Cellular network mgmt)

Key Accomplishments Converted over 35 C Tuxedo services into Java-based web services as a Java neophyte. Increased efficiency of claims-processing data engine by 67% with programming algorithm changes. Responded to over 95% of hundreds of user requests within 3 days.

Developed over 200 customized database-affecting C software tools for wireless service providers. Increased efficiency of high-profile subscriber database software tools by over 25%. Learned C# to co-develop wireless field engineer application.

Independently developed C software tools to streamline wireless cell rehome deployment data-gathering by 20%.

Supported and developed services and back-engine components for accounts-receivable application generating revenue of over $50M/month
Education / Skills M. S. in Computer Science (IIT, Chicago IL), 1990. B. A. in Mathematics (North Central College, Naperville IL), 1981
Technical skills include C, Pro*C, UNIX, Korn shell, Java, C#, Eclipse, Websphere, SoapUI, Remedy, ServiceNow



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