Gray Hair Management

Helping the professional win the job race through coaching, marketing and personal - touch networking
  • Having difficulty articulating your value and currency to a prospective employer?
  • Need help in capitalizing on networking opportunities?
  • Having little success in getting interviews, or if interviewing, just not winning the job?
Primary Navigation

Member Profiles

Page   1  3  4  5  next »» (Records Found: 37)

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 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



Name Chuck
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Tennessee
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Director
Alcatel-Lucent
Lisle, IL
(Network Integration)

Director
Lucent Technologies
Lisle, IL
(Mobility Services)

Vice President
Taiwan Telecommunication
Taipei, Taiwan
(Telecomm Services)

Key Accomplishments Responsible for Alcatel-Lucentís North American Wireless Service Practice, a $120M business. This includes P&L responsibility, along with presale and bid and proposal support.

Led a team of 110 engineers/professionals with a budget of $18M responsible for supporting the growth and delivery of Alcatel-Lucentís Global Network Integration Business for mobility and next generation networks.

Established a global delivery center in India in support of Lucentís global Professional Services business with cost savings in excess of $4M.

Led technical delivery of a $400M mobility network in India and a $450M network in China, exceeding operational objectives for cost, speed and quality.
Education / Skills BA Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech MBA, Loyola College
Accomplished, results oriented leader w/global experience in developing new markets and exceeding operational objectives
Extensive international experience in joint venture negotiation, business/market development, sales, & cust. service.
Proven ability to manage large teams and develop globally diverse work forces.

Name Michael
Phone 815-529-0679
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions CFO
Encore Repair Services, LLC
Dundee, IL
(Cellular Phone Refurbishe)

CFO
ECI, LLC
Elon, NC
(Industrial Manufacturing)

CFO
General Kinematics
Crystal Lake, IL
(Industrial Manufacturing)

Key Accomplishments Have over twenty five years of diversified corporate, subsidiary and division experience. Held Senior Vice-President, CFO & COO role for a privately-held international custom equipment manufacturer and distributor, CFO & Pres. for int'l manufacturer

Implemented S & OP process as well as completely upgraded financial reporting, established new KPIs and developed entirely new Asian sourcing in highly competitive space. Have also had to completely revamp HR, sourcing and financial teams.

Recently sold at high multiple to another PE firm and was key member of team selling and participating in extensive diligence in a highly intense and competitive process. Also assisted in the diligence, closing and subsequent integration of bolt on.

Led and assisted in rollout of goal deployment, the strategic plan and the creation of a financial and operational dashboard geared to providing line of sight for Company management between strategic initiatives and overall financial plan.
Education / Skills Northern Illinois University MBA
Loyola University Bachelor's



Name Rick
Phone 972-948-6407
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $126K - $150K
State Texas
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Global Commodity Manager
Hewlett-Packard
Plano
(High Tech)

Key Accomplishments Historic cost reductions, reorganization of departments, MBA,Lifetime CPM, contracts, services, indirect,





Education / Skills Executive MBA, BS/BBA, Lifetime CPM




Page   1  3  4  5  next »»

Gray Hair Management Member? Click here to join GHM.
Already a GHM member? Click here to create your own Member Profile.

Back To Top

Secondary Navigation Search Profiles
Reset Search
Check Us Out On Our Book

Winning The Job Race Book by Scott Kane and Jack HeydenJack Heyden and Scott Kane are executives with over 60 years of combined experience who, in early 2000, were out of work, did not know each other and who were forced to reinvent themselves to survive in the 21st Century workforce.

Buy our book

 
Meta Navigation