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Name James
Phone 248-561-9234
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Sr Director - Space Mgt
TRANSFORM HOLDCO, LLC
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Multi Format Retail)

Director - Store Planning
Sears Holdings Corp
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Multi Format Retail)

Director
Kmart Corporation
Troy MI
(Discount Retail)

Key Accomplishments Identified, planned, and gained business case approval for significant space reductions in 25 Sears stores that would save ~$2m in annual expenses and dramatically improve the customer experience in the store.

Developed and deployed business processes across multiple teams to collect, filter, rationalize, & prioritize new initiatives and set up an Executive Leadership team to insure each aligned with the corporate strategies and priorities.

Drove a $1.45m systems replacement for store planning from evaluation through implementation that resulted in a $2m annual cost savings while providing more advanced analytics and robust project management capabilities

Led process re-engineering & task simplification that resulted in shorter project delivery timelines and increased FTE productivity. This delivered new products to market faster, reduced project costs, and improved ROI
Education / Skills Analytically driven with focus on measuring results of current performance to make better decisions
Proven ability to deliver results when faced with complex problems or complicated, cross functional projects
Constantly challenges status quo to re-engineer tasks, simplify work, and save costs
A team builder that creates high performance cultures by setting the example, giving recognition, and providing feedback

Name Styron
Phone 630-947-5946
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Owner
Powers Environmental, Health and Safety Consultanc
Palatine, IL
(EHS Consulting)

VP, EHS & Security
US Foodservice
Rosemont, IL
($20B Food Services)

Global Dir EHS
BP Refining and Marketing (R&M)
Warrenville, IL
($250 (B) Oil and Gas)

Key Accomplishments * $33M and 35% reduction in Workers’ Compensation cost and cases. (RR Donnelley) * Reduced DOT Hours of Service violations to lowest recorded levels, maintaining 100% driver qualification compliance. (US Foodservice)

* 80% reduction in major incidents and fatalities (BP) * Served as Executive Assistant to Corporate HSE Technical Team Leader, for Gulf of Mexico Crisis Response. (BP)

* Reduced Recordable Case Rate by 84% (3.76 to 0.60) (Invensys Control) * Delivered OSHA VPP STAR, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification for multiple manufacturing plants. (RR Donnelley and Invensys Controls)

* $7M annual reduction in workers’ compensation and 90% reduction in repetitive motion injuries (Lockheed Martin)
Education / Skills * Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - Advanced Management Program
* Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ – Master of Business Administration
* North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC – Bachelor of Science Chemical Engineering, and Biology
* Certified Safety Professional (CSP) * Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)

Name Charley
Phone 612-227-7181
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Minnesota
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Sales & Ops Director
Software Motor Company
N. America - Remote Role
(IoT LED Smart Motors)

Program Leader
IR - Trane
N. America - Remote Role
(HVAC Products & Services)

Director of Business Mgmt
Express Point Technology
N. America - Remote Role
(Supply Chain Logistics)

Key Accomplishments OEM & aftermarket product & service life cycle offer development portfolio growth from pre to post sales average 15% annual growth.

Led Voice-of-Customer service initiative for critical program growth. Grew YOY sales 23 % & revenue 14%; contract revenue 56% & margin 54%; integrated IoT ‘Intelligent Services’ capability.

Led annual business strategy growth with field leaders to develop and implement new offers, strategic sales capability and customer satisfaction initiatives which resulted in incremental annual service growth. Adopted company wide.

Versatile product & service leadership experience in technology and industrial companies covering business development, sales, operations, fulfillment and support activities.
Education / Skills MA – Management Leadership; Augsburg College, MN Thesis: Virtual Leadership
MBA – Mini-Executive Program; College of Business, University of St. Thomas, MN
BS – Engineering Technology; St. Cloud State University, MN


Name Peggy
Phone 847-212-2135
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Manager Financial Project
Brightstar US, Inc
Libertyville, IL
(Cell Phone Distrib/Supply)

Consultant
Resources Global/Jackson Wabash
Chicago Metro
(Project mgmt, ERP Support)

Chicago Region Controller
IMI Cornelius
Glendale Heights, IL
(Drink & Ice service machi)

Key Accomplishments Developed retail returns recovery function. recovered $8.0 million from one major account in first year.

JD Edwards ERP implementation lead. User requirements, system set up to align with needs, develop user training documentation, train and support users as Finance SME.

Collaborate with Sales and operations leads for major new customer programs. Align customer requirements with supply chain, operations, logistics, sales and iT to provide product management, fulfillment and service billings.

Forensic audit of $80.0 million inventory loss, identify root causes, develop solutions and implement changes to process and practices. Initiate IT specifications for process changes and reporting tools to monitor key warehouse transactions.
Education / Skills MBA - De Paul University, GSB, BS.Commerce - De Paul University Chicago, CMA -Certified Managerial Accounting
*SOX-Sarbanes Oxley 5 level training program employee development-Resources Global CPE, *Lean manufacturing & Value ma
80/20 Business analysis/approach, Project management PMO, Internal Audit - Forensic audit Financial Planning/Analysis
Cost accounting, Direct costing programs, Activity based costing, Strategic Planning & Budgeting, Turn-arounds

Name Gary
Phone 847-420-3468
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Chief Information Officer
Schawk, Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Brand Management Services)

Partner
Tatum
Chicago, IL
(Executive Consulting)

VP & CIO
Ubiquity Brands
Chicago, IL
(Consumer Food Mfg/Mrktg)

Key Accomplishments As CIO at Ubiquity Brands saved over $350,000 in software and implementation services fees through negotiations and $100,000 in additional fees by successfully selecting and implementing SAP ERP within the required 8 months.

As Interim CIO at ADESA, Inc.aligned the $30 million expense and $20 million capital budget to the highest business value initiatives by instituting a collaborative IT - Business decision-making framework.

As Interim CIO at ADESA, Inc. saved over $500,000 in capital expense on purchasing new hand-held computer equipment which was reduced annual labor and overhead expense $1 million.

As CIO at Dean Foods spearheaded first multi-year IT Strategic Plan ($80 million budget). Accomplished key objective to standardize core sales, distribution, manufacturing and supply chain business processes for Dean Foods $3 billion Dairy Group.
Education / Skills UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, Chicago, IL 1983 MBA, Finance, Economics and Accounting
PURDUE UNIVERSITY, Lafayette, IN 1978 BS, Accounting and Computer Science



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