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Name Daniel
Phone 708-422-3343
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Management Consultant
Nolan Advisory Services
Chicago, IL
(Management Consulting)

Chief Operating Officer
Matrex +
Chicago, IL
(Experiential Marketing)

Chief Financial Officer
MEC Corporation
Chicago, IL
(Business Services)

Key Accomplishments Increased gross margins by developing and implementing business process improvements designed to create capacity, improve net margins and improve interdepartmental efficiency & communication.

Returned an established company to profitability after operating for several years at a loss. Reduced overhead and improved cash flow through drastic cost cutting and favorable negotiations with vendors and organized labor groups.

Increased Revenues through acquisitions, product development, and new business development in existing distribution channels. Development and delivery of corporate presentations with executives and sales team.

Recruited experienced personnel for executive, management, sales & customer service positions throughout the organization. Played a key role in growth of successful internal teams.
Education / Skills Masters of Science in Accounting DePaul University
MBA - Finance Governors State University
Bachelors - Business Loyola University of Chicago


Name Laura
Phone 734-770-4581
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Michigan
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions General/Operational Mgr
Rovin Ceramics
Ann Arbor, MI
(Mfg clay & retail Ceramic)

Owner
Cartridge World
Ann Arbor, MI
(Refill Ink & Toner)

Strategic Acct Mgr/Mkt Mg
Tenneco
Monroe, MI
(DuPont Care - CPG)

Key Accomplishments Owned and operated a Franchise General/Operational Manager Developed and Managed Budgets Successful leadership in multiple industries Developed over 20 new products worth over $70 million Worked in Multiple distribution channel and industries

Cross functional team leader Managed a customer base and increased sales by Dollars 250% Mentor Managed associates Product Development Managed sales and customer service Reduced Inventory cost, fixed COG sold, and Increased inventory turns

P & L responsibility Developed Product cost Capital acquisition experience including ROI Margin and profitability analysis Labeling and brand development Trade Show Management Inventory management and optimization

B2B and B2C experience Managed and/or interfaced with the following customers: Wal-Mart, Target, K-Mart, Meijer, Pamida, Ace, Lowes, Home Depot, Bed Bath Beyond, Toys R US, Garden Ridge, AutoZone, Murray's, CSK, distributors and more
Education / Skills BBA - University of Loyola -Chicago Majored in marketing and accounting
Window office - excel, powerpoint, word, outlook Lotus Notes and databases JD Edwards - beginner Quick Books Fork L
Former Color Marketing Group Member Athea PowerLink Award Women's Business Owners -Business Growth Award


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 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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