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Name George
Phone 651-357-3542
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $151K - $175K
State Minnesota
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Branch Manager
Black Box Network Services
Minnetonka, Minnesota
(Communications Equipment )

VP of Marketing
FOLIOfn Financial Services
Vienna, Virginia
(Online Brokerage Firm)

Regional Sales Manager
Verizon
Charleston, WV
(Telephone Operating Co.)

Key Accomplishments Full P&L responsibility for $44 million. Managed complete branch responsibilities for over 200 employees including sales, marketing, operations, engineering, project management and customer care.

Extensive experience in the hiring, development, motivating and management of domestic and international sales forces of 40 + individuals, including sales, engineering, pricing, sales administration, customer care and marketing support personnel.

Major account sales specialist including Fortune 500 National Accounts, Regional Bell Operating Companies, International Carriers, Inter-Exchange Carriers and Competitive Local Exchange Carriers for both direct and indirect distribution programs.

Product and technology expertise in ATM, Frame Relay, Broadcast Video, Video Conferencing, DSL, CTI, Voice over IP, Wireless Voice and Data, PBX Systems, MPLS, Gigabit Routers, Softswitch, SONET, DWDM and Local and Wide Area Networking.
Education / Skills Broad marketing knowledge as both former college instructor and adult training provider.
Product management experience in communications hardware and software for new and existing products.
Directed, developed, purchased and managed complete divisional level marketing communication activities.


Name Gerard
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP Business Development
FIS Tracking
Rolling Meadows, IL
(Yacht Racing GPS Tracking)

President
Natural Bridge
Naperville, IL
(Specialty ERP Consulting)

VP
Nexgen
Naperville
(ERP Consulting)

Key Accomplishments I work with companies in the process of launching new technology initiatives by establishiing sales channels and strategies.

In 2 years time, I grew Nexgens revenues from $2.5mm to $18mm. I did this both domestically and internationally.

I joined Synon when it had revenues less than $1mm. Over the next 5 years, I played a major role in growing the company to over $55mm.

Education / Skills MBA - DePaul University
Individual sales contributor
Sales Management


Name Christopher
Phone 202-468-9782
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Director of Operations
My Organic Market - MOM
Rockville, Maryland
(Organic & Natural Grocery)

Zone Manager
USA Today
Alexandria, VA
(Newspaper Circulation )

Administrative Supervisor
Manulife Financial
Tampa, FL
(Life Insurance Provider )

Key Accomplishments My Organic Market: Led corporate expansion from one to five locations over a seven year period. Increased annual revenue by 28% and customer count by 12% from 2005 to 2006. Reduced employee annual turnover rate from 72% to 52% over a 12 month period.

General Manager MOM's: Drove average weekly sales from $130K to $150K in 12 months at flagship store. Increased annual Thanksgiving turkey orders by 50% in one year. Realigned staffing model to meet annual 12% payroll expense goal for 3 years.

Zone Manager USA Today: Increased single copy circulation by 10% between 1997 and 1999. Collaborated with Marketing Representative to ensure "zero-defect" delivery for 125 new McDonald accounts.

District Sales Manager USA Today: Increased single copy readership by 25% during a 12 month period. Eliminated 100% of Blue Chip Delivery Start Complaints within 12 months. Worked with Circulation VP to secure 3,500 daily deliveries to Penn State.
Education / Skills University of Maryland, College Park, MD Graduation: 1987 B.S., Marketing




Name Gary
Phone 630-624-4748
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Mngr, Bus Unit Controller
Sears
Hoffman Estates, IL
(Major Retailer)

Snr Financial Analyst 3
Experian
Schaumburg, IL
(Direct marketing services)

Senior Accountant
Rigby / Reed Elsevier PLC
Crystal Lake, IL
(Educational publishing )

Key Accomplishments Sears - Uncovered $1.5mm in mis-expensed bad debt, and recovered amount to benefit Online P&L, helping to achieve bonus targets for 2009. Corrected over accrual of inventory reserve $3mm, helping achieve bonus targets for 2010.

Sears - assisted Full-Line Marketing management in achieving / beating budgets for 2006 - 2008, while cutting $46mm of expenses over that period, a 5% runrate savings. Managed cost allocation system of Adverting expenses for 800+ full line stores.

Experian - assisted SVP & VP's of I.T. in setting $40mm annual expense budgets and $15mm in capital budgets, and achieving / beating those budgets for 8 consecutive years. Saved $2mm in runrate expense by strategically choosing purchase over lease.

Rigby - submitted monthly full P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cashflow set to U.K. corporate using Hyperion. Created a report to enable affirmed A/R collection calls, which prior had not been possible. Supervised 4 professionals over Sales/Commissions/AR.
Education / Skills Northern Illinois University, B.S. Accounting 1981 Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois 1983
Hardware - IBM desktop / laptop 30 years, 10-key 30 years, IBM mainframes 5 years, high-speed Oce laser printers 5 years
Software- MS Excel 2007 highly skilled, MS Word 2007 skilled, MS Powerpoint skilled, Oracle Financials highly skilled,
Peoplesoft GL 5 years, essbase 5 years, Hyperion 2 years, Lawson GL 2 years, Proseries 20 years, Quickbooks 20 years.

Name David
Phone 630-724-0503
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions President, COO
Nostalgia Home Fashions
Vernon Hills, IL
(CPG/Home Textiles)

President, CSO
quiltcreator.com
Vernon Hills, IL
(B2C E-commerce)

Group Vice President
Pillowtex Corporation
Kannapolis, NC
(CPG Manufacturing)

Key Accomplishments Doubled Nostalgia's revenues ($15M - $30M) via diversification in less than 3 years in its core legacy business while positioning it for sustainable success as a category leader & change agent in a 19th century manufacturing industry

Achieved Year over Year double digit percentage revenue growth for the consecutive years 2008-2010 (between 12-25% annually).

Launched www.nostalgiahome.com & www.quiltcreator.com, a revolutionary mass customization web based business delivering 100% margins and fast cash flow with no finished inventory.

Established a culture of accountability and accomplishment over activity. Developed & installed compensation and internal measurements (T12M Reporting) to ensure the same.
Education / Skills Kellogg Graduate School of Management Alumnus 2008. Selected personality profile for future Kellogg promotional materia
University of St. Francis, BA Business Adminisration, 1987



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