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Name Brian
Phone 262-853-9755
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions President
Gamber-Johnson, LLC
Stevens Point, WI
(Rugged Mobility Equipment)

General Manager-VP
Schunk Graphite Technology
Menomonee Falls, WI
(Industrial Materials)

Key Accomplishments Aggressively managed expenses during economic downturn. Maintained positive bottom-line despite severe market contraction while reversing decline in market share and growing core business. Grew revenue by 25%+ in core business despite state budgets.

Recruited, developed and managed field sales team starting from scratch. Reruited, hired, trained and managed a total of 8 field sales plus 12 inside sales staff. Industries covered: auto, steel, power, paper, motors, appliances, power tools, etc.

Developed, planned and implemented strategic marketing plans. Plans provided focus and guidelines for continued sales and market share development yielding double-digit percentage sales growth year-after-year.

Drove sales increases of 10+% year-after-year in declining market. Managed a 26% sales increase 2006 to 2007 which was also 10% over budget. Utilized strategic, systematic sales methods. Sold to diverse markets: auto, steel, power, paper, motors.
Education / Skills MBA - UW- Milwaukee; BS - Chemistry, Math minor - UW - Madison and Whitewater
Proficient computer skills including MS Office products, Lotus Notes, ERP system.
Fluent in German.
Selected as one of 35 people from 6500 person organization to participate in company's Executive Development Progra

Name Mary Ellen
Phone 630-789-0986
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Consultant
Broad Spectrum Communications
Clarendon Hills, IL
(Communications,healthcare)

Director,Quality Assuranc
Vita Food Products
IL
(Food manufacturing )

Assistant Laboratory Dire
Doctor's Data Inc
IL
(clinical reference lab)

Key Accomplishments Led team to draft (from scratch) & finalize Quality plans, for 2 corporations incorporating regulations & corporate policies. Developed internal quality audits/improved external audit scores. Developed/delivered training for all levels.

Developed/administered survey for fast food company seeking the "voice of the customer". Findings were presented to upper management along with strategic recommendations

Asked to review clinical study testing efficacy of product (A) relative to competitor's (B); an abstract on the study had been previously rejected. Designed retrospective control group. Analyzed & reported data for A, B & C. Abstract accepted.

Identified unclear wording in a clinical (pediatric) protocol led to probing how inclusion criteria were set and data analyzed. Recommended criteria based on percentiles for growth parameters. Recommendation accepted.
Education / Skills PhD, biochemistry (The University of Chicago) MPH, community health science (Univ of IL School of Public Health)
MS, biology (Tufts University) BA, political science (Wellesley College)
Certifications: Weight Management (Adult; Childhood & Adolescent); Gerontology, Six Sigma Green Belt
Nutrition Credentials: RD, CNS, FACN

Name Mark
Phone 847-776-5206
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $76K - $100K
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Project Consultant
NestleHealthCare Nutrition
Buffalo Grove, IL
(Enteral Nutrition Product)

Manager
Technomic, Inc.
Chicago, IL
(Management Consulting)

Project Consultant
NEC-Mitsubishi
Itasca, IL
(Computer Hardware)

Key Accomplishments Increased client revenue in the area of $200,000 at Technomic through effective management of a multiclient study of the Asian and Hispanic restaurant markets.

Managed $175,000 study at Technomic on healthy eating in the chain restaurant industry for the Produce for Better Health Foundation, which helped them develop more effective strategies to increase the use of fruit and vegetable options on menus.

Initiated, developed, and presented a program to teach new hires at Technomic how to conduct market research, which shortened the learning curve by three weeks, resulting in better production and increased efficiency in data collection.

Nine years success as a salesman of services as a professional musician and entertainer.
Education / Skills Six Sigma Green Belt Training (In Progress), Chicago Deming Association, Six Sigma Masters Program
Certificate of Completion, Introduction to Commodity Trading, Chicago Board of Trade
Effective Business Management; Basic Sales Skills; Presentations That Work -- Continental Grain Company
M.S. Degree, Animal Science, Purdue University B.S. Degree, Agriculture, University of Illinois

Name Dan
Phone 615-376-9233
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Tennessee
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Field Director
Lubrizol
OHIO
(Oil Additives, Fibers)

Interim General Manager
DuPont-Sabanci JV
DELAWARE
(Fiber, Cord & Fabric)

Kevlar Brand Manager
DuPont
VIRGINIA
(Advanced Fiber Systems)

Key Accomplishments LZ; Brought clarity to a fuzzy vision and set in place the foundation, infrastructure and user-demand for launch of a new generic textile fiber business unit.

DUSA JV; In successive periods, doubled, then tripled top line revenues reversing annualized $2M losses and directed the enterprise through scale-up to breakeven financials positioning it for successful sale.

DuPont; Pioneered a self-funding business model, postioned and licensed the Kevlar brand establishing mulitple earnings sources within niche verticals of the global consumer apparel marekt.

Education / Skills A player-coach manager and leader with a consistent record creating cohesive channel demand for high value offerings.
Extensive experience building global sales, technical and marketing teams managing direct and end-use client relations.
MBA: University of Mississippi (Excelled in Organizational Structure, Finance & Economics)
BSME: U of M; Engineering School President (directed creation of an Honor Code); Lettered Ole Miss Football

Name Paul
Phone 815-494-3679
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Director, Manufacturing
Idexx Laboratories
Westbrook, ME
(Veterinary diagnostics)

Director, Manufacturing
Transgenomic Inc
Omaha, NE
(Chemical specialties )

Vice President, Manufact.
Pierce Biotechnology
Rockford, IL
(Chem, diagnos specialties)

Key Accomplishments •Increased product availability to customers from 93 to 99% within 18 months by developing first internal stock availability tracking system.

•Eliminated risk of equipment-caused plant shutdowns by standardizing equipment in all three plants to create backup for all production lines for first time.

•Scaled-up key DNA monomers (drug candidate intermediates) from gm to kg, with 50% cost reduction, quality improvement (95 to 97%) and on-time delivery.

•Resolved supply chain crisis by directing improved syntheses of key intermediate, decreasing unit costs (90%) and product lead times (80%) while adding four patents
Education / Skills Putting profitable products on the shelf by elevating underachieving manufacturing processes to a winning, high quality,
PhD -Synthetic Organic Chemistry, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY
32 credits toward MBA, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY
BS – Chemistry, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York

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